Research Assistant in Machine Learning (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

September 28, 2022

Description

Research Assistant in Machine Learning (Fixed Term)

We are seeking a Research Assistant to join an exciting and significant research programme run by the Cambridge Machine Learning Group at the University of Cambridge (https:// mlg.eng.cam.ac.uk/).

The goal of the programme is to develop new fundamental methods within the area of probabilistic machine learning.

The Research Assistant will be supervised by Dr. José Miguel Hernández Lobato from the Machine Learning Group in the Department of Engineering.

Key responsibilities include working on deep learning and probabilistic machine learning, including deep generative models, Bayesian methods, Bayesian optimisation, Gaussian processes, normalizing flows, diffusion models, etc.

Additional responsibilities include: contributing to research objectives and proposals; presentations and publications; assisting with teaching and supervision; liaising and networking with colleagues and students; planning and organising research resources and workshops.

Successful applicants will have a Masters Degree in Computer Science, Information Engineering, Statistics or a related area, with extensive research experience and possibly a strong publication record. Excellent mathematical and programming skills are essential. Experience in one or more of machine learning, statistics, or a related field is highly desirable.

Salary Ranges: Research Assistant: £27,929- £32,348

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), a list of your publications and a covering letter in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Kimberly Cole, email ellis-admin@eng.cam.ac.uk .

Please quote reference NM33183 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information
  • HR7Further Particulars
  • Department/Location

    Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridge

    Salary

    £27,929-£32,348

    Reference

    NM33183

    Category

    Research

    Published

    14 September 2022

    Closing date

    28 September 2022

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