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Xerox (Bangalore): (Sr) Research Scientists – Text & Graph Analytics


Work on challenging research problems with real life relevance pertaining to different business verticals such as Customer Care, Social Media, Healthcare, Education.



Xerox Research Centre India Company: Xerox Research Centre India
Location: Bangalore, India
Web: www.xerox.com/innovation/research-centre-india/research-areas-xrci/text-and-graph-analytics/enus.html


The Text and Graph Analytics (TGA) Research Group at Xerox Research Centre India, Bangalore is looking for best in class Research Scientists & Senior Research Scientists to work in a dynamic and rewarding workplace. TGA group was started in February 2014 and involves dynamic and talented researchers with Ph.D. or Masters degree from top tier institutes in India and abroad having expertise in Text Mining, Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics, Graph Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Mining and related technical areas.

The team is working on challenging research problems with real life relevance pertaining to different business verticals such as Customer Care, Social Media, Healthcare, Education.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Develop new innovative technology solutions to research problems and demonstrate research solutions and prototypes
  • Work in close collaboration with internal and external customers as well as partners to develop and deliver innovative technical solutions
  • Actively contribute to relevant scientific communities by publishing scholarly articles and invention disclosures, attending conferences and delivering presentations
  • Identify new research opportunities and generate proposals
  • Develop strong collaborations with colleagues across Xerox Innovation Group (XIG) as well as partners from academic institutions in areas of mutual interest
  • Pursue breakthrough research in a challenging and stimulating environment and demonstrate thought leadership
  • Senior Research Scientists and Senior Research Engineers are expected to lead technical initiatives and mentor Scientists and Engineers respectively.

 
Skills and Abilities:
  • Deep knowledge and experience in Text Mining, Network and Graph Analysis, Natural Language Processing, Data Mining, applied Machine Learning and Statistics
  • Knowledge of end-to-end text and graph analytics pipeline including data access, extraction and storage, manipulation, cleaning and analysis.
  • Must possess excellent analytical skills as well as oral and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated to be able to thrive in a fast paced, customer-focused, collaborative environment
  • Must be able to work hands-on with minimal supervision or assistance in at least one language such as Java/C# and scripting languages such as Perl/Python/Ruby/Matlab
  • Experience with statistical & text analytics packages such as R, Weka, RapidMiner, Gate, Lingpipe, etc.

 
Education and Experience:
  • Ph.D. (Masters) in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, or a related engineering or science discipline from top tier institutes for Senior Research Scientist and Research Scientist (Senior Research Engineer and Research Engineer). Past demonstration of research excellence will be given preference.

 
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