Jr. Researcher Machine Learning / Data Science

We are looking for support by a Junior Researcher (all genders welcome) in the Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies where we conduct interdisciplinary research on human-centered interactive technologies and time-based media.

Ihre Aufgaben

  • You research in innovative applied and basic research projects on machine/deep learning, multimodal data analysis, computer vision, pattern recognition in interdisciplinary problem settings.
  • You develop methods for supervised, unsupervised, semi-supervised and interactive classification and prediction from different data types including text, image, video, time series and medical data
  • You support the writing of scientific publications, presentations and scientific research project proposals
  • You have the opportunity to write a dissertation/PhD and provide the opportunity to support teaching

Ihre Qualifikation

  • University degree (Master level) in Computer Science (or comparable technical study)
  • Comprehensive knowledge on the foundations of data science, machine learning, pattern recognition and statistics
  • Advanced skills in Python (including Numpy, Pandas, Matplotlib, Scikit Learn etc.) and Matlab
  • Hands-on experience in deep learning frameworks, e.g. TensorFlow/Keras, PyTorch
  • Excellent English skills, willingness to learn/improve on German language (for non-natives)
  • Self-contained and independent working style, interest in interdisciplinary topics and curiosity for new developments

Unser Angebot

  • Exciting and challenging interdisciplinary research projects on machine learning & AI, find more information here!
  • Unlimited contract (40 hours/week) in an innovative, open-minded and internationally-oriented environment
  • Flexible working hours and possibility to work from home, 30 minutes distance from Vienna, no "all-in" contract
  • Comprehensive program for further education and possibility to shape your own research agenda
  • Opportunity for professional and personal growth in an ambitious and achievement-oriented environment
  • Total gross salary of at least 37,100 EUR on a 40 hour/week basis
  • We are interested in increasing the proportion of women, especially in management positions, in the scientific or technical field, and therefore invite qualified women explicitly for application.
  • We explicitly encourage people with disabilities to apply.