Conduct research in the field of machine learning, deep learning, and AI
Develop generalizable and scalable AI and conversational architectures and systems applied to addressing the “big” challenges in Africa.
Efficiently implement algorithms and run experiments on real data (either small, big or zero data)
Build information machines and smart applications that enable humans to make better decisions and perform more efficiently in their tasks and allow for their swift integration into industry software components
Excellent programming and engineering skills
Good research and self-learning skills
Experience in scalable and parallel (big) data platforms and algorithms
PhD in computer science Science but are open to related areas such as EE, Mathematics, etc. Outstanding MSc graduates may also apply.
Strong background in machine learning, deep learning and applied statistics
Hands on experience in writing code
Innovative thinking, creative and capable of thinking
Experience in Java and/or Python
Excellent academic track record in machine learning and/or natural language processing research
Strong publication record in top-tier conferences and journals
Knowledge of blockchain protocols is a plus
Interested and qualified? Go to IBM career website on krb-sjobs.brassring.com to apply