NLP Research Leader

Category:
Information Technology
Industry:
Telecom
Type:
Direct Hire
Location:
Montreal, Ontario
Job ID:
#159740
Recruiter:
Pooja Pradhan

NLP Research Leader

Salary – Between $250,000 and $300,000+
Location – Montreal
Reason for Vacancy – New position

Details & Responsibilities

  • Conduct cutting-edge research in the field of natural language processing, speech recognition and deep learning;
  • Develop AI-enabled products and services with other groups in the company;
  • Collaborate with world-class organizations in academia.

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in computer science, software or electric engineering, or related fields;
  • Possess at least 5 years of experience in project management and/or team leadership in academia and enterprise for disciplines related to AI, machine/deep learning and natural language processing;
  • Proven and reputable contributor to the research community and/or in industry;
  • Have strong research track record, e.g., publications in top-tier conferences and journals in speech and natural language processing, machine learning and data mining;
  • Demonstrated abilities to generate new and innovative concepts;
  • Specialized in machine translation, dialogue system, question answering or deep learning for natural language processing;
  • Implementation of large-scale NLP systems using TensorFlow or PyTorch a definite asset.