Science Research Specialist II (Researcher)

2 months ago

Science Research Specialist II (Researcher)



POSITION TITLE : Science Research Specialist II

SG 16

DIVISION: Computer Software Division
Education : Bachelor’s/College Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Physics or any related field
Experience : 1 year relevant experience
Training : 4 hours relevant training
Eligibility : None required
Other Requirements :
  • Knowledgeable in the different machine learning techniques, their advantages, and disadvantages
  • Knowledgeable in optimization methods for improving the performance of machine learning models
  • Knowledgeable in hyperparameter optimization for deep learning model development
  • Skilled in implementing machine learning methods using the Python programming language and Python-based model development frameworks such as Tensorflow and Keras
  • Has good background on the mathematics of machine learning
  • Has published at least one scientific article about machine learning
  • Skilled in writing results of scientific research into a technical paper and presenting it in conference
  • Has a good grasp of the landscape of current researches in machine learning
  • Has good communication skills
  • Able to work well with a team, adaptable to circumstances, fast learner, and self-motivated
  • Can work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to work in Quezon City
Duties and Responsibilities:

Under general supervision and direction, HE/SHE shall perform the following:

  • Conduct and write a review of literature about assigned topic
  • Collaborate with other researchers in coming up with ideas for new research topics
  • Write a research proposal with the identified new research topic and present it to the team
  • Carry out the approved research proposal and report to the supervising officer periodic updates on the status of the research work
  • Write research logs
  • Write scientific papers out of the results of the research
  • Present the results of the scientific research to the group and stakeholders
  • Work on the procedure for the publication of the written research paper
  • Report to work on time

Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent addressed to Ms. JOANNA G. SYJUCO, Computer Software Division’s Division Chief, DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute at to and cc: along with the following:

  1. Updated Personal Data Sheet;
  2. Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV's)
  3. Diploma and TOR;
  4. Certificate/s of employment; and
  5. Training certificate/s.

Preferred mailing address: ALaM Project <Position> <LastName, FirstName>

*Requirements with incomplete documents shall not be entertained.

As an advocate of the Equal Employment Opportunity Principle (EEOP), the DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute encourages and welcomes all applicants regardless of age, religion, political affiliation including persons with a disability, members of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities.