Machine Learning Researcher (Contract)

Machine Learning Engineer | Oxford | Remote | Contract


Blackfield Associates are recruiting for a Machine leaning engineer to join a rapidly expanding Biotech in Oxford.

The organisation is looking to take on the right candidate a contract basis for initially 6 months, with the option for this to be extended.


Responsibilities will include:



  • Building and implementing Data Science and Machine Learning solutions to provide actionable intelligence to support business decision-making within life sciences.

  • Support and guide other researchers on the best practices in programming through all stages of project development.

  • Help develop robust model training and data infrastructure to support continuous optimisation of ML- driven approaches.

  • Publish research results in national and international conferences and scientific journals.


Skills/Requirements:



  • Higher university degree (MSc or PhD) in Computer science, Engineering, Mathematics and or Physics with focus on AI, ML or Data Science.

  • Practical experience in ML in research and development projects.

  • Experience building data solutions incrementally, integrating and managing datasets from multiple sources.

  • Solid programming experience in one or more general purpose programming language:


-Python, R, CNN, RNN, LSTM (and ideally working as part of a collaborative team using GIT)



  • Hands on experience using one of the following Deep Learning libraries:


-Tensorflow, PyTorch or similar.



  • Experience using clinical data/healthcare data/time series is essential for this role.


A very competitive daily rate on offer.


If this is something of interest to you please email Daisy your updated cv and cover sheet to Daisy@blackfieldassociates.com or call me on 02392322386.



STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.




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