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Employment: Full Time

Job Description
The Big Data Analytics Center (BIDAC) was recently established to conduct quality big data research, training, consultation and to provide unified big data platform services within the UAE and internationally. The main objective of BIDAC is to conduct leading-edge research and services within the emerging domain of big data analytics and disseminate technical knowledge that can be applied to improve the performance of public and private enterprises.

BIDAC is currently in need of an experienced Research Assistant. The ideal candidate is expected to work with Big Data team to liaise with different users and maintain conformity in implementations. He/she will be responsible to assist in building scalable big data platforms, and large-scale processing systems that enable advanced analytics and support data teams across the enterprise.


Minimum Qualification
BSc. in Computer Science or a closely related field from a recognized university. Knowledge and experience of developing intelligent and advanced Machine Learning models and other analytics solutions. Knowledge and experience in Python programming language is must.

Preferred Qualification
MSc. in Computer Science and advanced knowledge and experience of developing and deploying intelligent and advanced Machine Learning (deep learning) models.

About the Company

Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

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