15 October 2018.
ASI Data Science & Data Engineering Fellowship for Software Engineers in UK, 2019
The new ASI Data Science & Data Engineering Fellowship is now available for 2019 January intake. This Fellowship is available for PhD graduates, postdoctoral researchers and experienced software engineers’ transition into a career in data science.
Since 2014, ASI Data Science has helped more than 180 PhD graduates, post-doctoral researchers and experienced software engineers transition into a career in data science. After two weeks of intensive lectures and workshops at ASI, Fellows are paired with Project Companies for a six-week data science project, during which Fellows are paid the London Living Wage.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Software engineering (data science).
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
- You must have the right to work full time in the UK. If this is on a basis of a visa, please provide a copy of your visa with your application.
- In general, successful candidates meet most of the requirements below:
- A PhD in a STEM subject.
- A high level of mathematical competence.
- Programming experience.
- The ability to code.
- Some experience with theoretical concepts of statistical learning (e.g. hypothesis testing, Bayesian Inference, Regression, SVM, Random Forests, Neural Networks, natural language processing, optimisation).
- Experience with some coding libraries frequently used in data science.
- The ability to communicate effectively with different audiences.
- Experience composing and following a project plan/sticking to self-imposed deadlines/proactively solving your own problems.
- ASI does not provide accommodation. Fellows are paid London Living Wage for four days a week for the duration of their six-week project. The two weeks of training at the beginning of the Fellowship is free of charge for Fellows.
First Step: Fill the application here.
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This Scholarship Published by:
“’Muhammad Adel/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Ahmad Samy/ Egypt ”
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