The Center for Cognitive Computing is a newly formed team of scientists, engineers and designers focusing on the development of smart applications by applying and extending state of the art in natural language processing, machine learning, deep learning, information retrieval, knowledge representation and reasoning, data mining, text analytics and human-computer interactions. We are also partnering with industry partners such as IBM Watson™ to leverage and adapt their technology.
We are looking for a candidate for a Director of Research position in our Toronto offices. This is both an individual contributor and leadership position. Successful candidate will have a proven track record developing state-of-the-art algorithms and capabilities in one or more of our research focus areas. Successful candidate will also have a track record managing teams of scientists and engineers and engaging business partners to identify and realize opportunities.
Successful candidate will have significant experience in one or more of the following areas:
Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning (including Deep Learning), Question Answering, Text Mining, Information Retrieval, Distributional Semantics, and/or Discourse Modeling.
Qualifications and Experience:
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