Doctoral/student position in Machine Learning

A doctoral/student position is available to join the project team at the Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

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The contract is for a 0.3-0.6 FTE (i.e. 12-24h/week) from April 1, 2019 (starting date is negotiable) until December 2021. The successful candidate is a (preferably PhD) student of Computer Science and should have student status for the whole period of the contract. The gross monthly salary is 7500-15000 CZK depending on the FTE (12x per year).

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to conduct research for the research project “Analytical Foundations of Neurocomputing” (19-05704S), funded by the Czech Science Foundation. It will be oriented to algorithms for robust fitting of neural networks (including convolutional neural networks), and mainly their implementation as open-source software packages, and numerical experiments.

Skills:

The candidates are required to have adequate knowledge of Computer Science with experience with neural networks, algorithms and software for their training (Python, Matlab, Keras), and programming. Knowledge of English is necessary.

To apply, please send a cover letter, your CV (incl. a list of publications), and a proof of education to ics@cs.cas.cz. Contact person: RNDr. Jan Kalina, Ph.D.

The closing date is March 15, 2019.