NEC Labs: Researcher
Seeking multiple researchers to work in the area of data analytics and mining. The ideal candidates must have expertise in data mining and statistical learning, and can develop algorithms to analyze massive amount of data to build innovative analytics applications.
NEC Laboratories America, Inc. is a vibrant industrial research center, conducting research in support of NEC's U.S. and global businesses. Our research program covers many areas, reflecting the breadth of NEC business, and maintains a balanced mix of fundamental and applied research.
The Data Science Department performs research on all aspects of data analytics and mining. We are creating innovative analytics from big data to simplify and automate the operation of complex physical systems (e.g., automobiles, power plants, smart city etc.), as well as large-scale IT systems and services. We have several ongoing big data analytics projects including massive time series modeling, heterogeneous data analysis, and large scale graph mining etc. Our group brings together experts in machine learning, data mining, statistics, signal processing, pattern recognition and big data processing systems. We build technologies to solve real world problems and grow NEC's business. Our research leads to both award-winning NEC products/solutions and numerous publications in top conferences.
Currently, the group is looking for multiple researchers to work in the area of data analytics and mining. The ideal candidates must have expertise in data mining and statistical learning, and can develop algorithms to analyze massive amount of data to build innovative analytics applications. He/she must have a PhD in CS/CE with a strong publication record in at least one of the following areas:
- Data mining and statistical learning
- Time series analysis and prediction
- Text mining and information retrieval
- Graph and information network mining
- Large scale optimization and learning
- Signal processing and information theory
NEC Laboratories America is located in Princeton, NJ, home of the Princeton University and one of New Jersey's most beautiful and idyllic towns. The area offers many exciting cultural, entertainment and outdoor activities. The office is minutes away from Princeton University and an hour from New York, Philadelphia, and the Atlantic Ocean.