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Application Deadline: August 14, 2014
Offering Department Sina Institute For Knowledge Engineering And Arabic Technologies Unit
Job Requirements Bachelor or Master degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or other related fields.
•    Advanced writing skills in English, and ability to write scientific articles;
•    Strong programing skills: object-oriented, web programming, database design and query optimization, and XML;
•    Knowledge about these topics is preferred, but not mandatory: Natural Language Processing, Lexical Semantics, Data mining, Machine Learning, Ontology and RDF;
•    Ability to work hard and high motivation to conduct research;
•    Communication and leadership skills;
•    Ability to travel.
Job Duties: Conduct research in the area of Natural Language Processing and multilingual knowledge Sharing, which includes developing algorithms, programming, conducting experiments, and writing articles.
•    Help in administrating R&D projects.
•    Help in writing R&D proposals.
•    Coordinate and organize scientific events and conferences.
•    Assist in courses and projects of undergraduate students.
•    Write press releases, web mastering, video editing, and social media, when needed.
•    Any other R&D task in the institute, when needed.
Experience Required:
Employment Options:
  • Full Time
Job Types:
  • Temporary
Contact Information :
Name Acting Section Head - Recruitment And Records Section
Phone 02-2982062
Announcement type External announcement