Senior Researcher

Posted date:  Jun 4, 2022

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

About this opportunity

The Ericsson Research team in Chennai is looking for candidates with a good background in Machine Intelligence, specifically Deep Learning, and who can come up with innovative ideas to drive Intelligent Closed Loop Automation in emerging IoT, Cloud and 6G systems.

Your contributions will include developing innovative algorithms/solutions and systems to address research challenges in Machine Intelligence with applications in 6G, prototyping and communicating your work to the Ericsson business units, global customers, standardization groups, and at technical conferences. Options of partially remote work from certain locations is available.

What you will do

  • Solid background in one or more of the following areas:
  • Statistics and Machine Learning (should follow state of art in chosen field of expertise)
  • Reinforcement Learning (including recent developments)
  • Explainable AI/Trustworthy AI/Meta Learning!
  • Neuromorphic Computing/Few shot Learning
  • Demonstrated ability to develop novel and innovative ideas, generate patents, publish results at conferences and in journals

You will bring

  • PhD degree with thesis in one of the areas above or M.S/M’Tech with equivalent experience in a relevant field
  • Practitioner of rapid prototyping using Python, Java, C/C++
  • Prior experience in research organizations/academia will be a plus!
  • Experience with scientific publications, being main author and presenter at a conference
  • Open to work in adjacent areas
  • Good communication skills

Why Join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

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