Academic Associate

Application Period: Jan. 13, 2017 - Jan. 20, 2017

Contact: sheryl@cs.mcgill.ca


Primary Responsibilities
1. Write grant proposals for:
 Infrastructure funding
 Research funding
 Access to advanced research computing (ARC) systems, storage and
software solutions


2. Write technical reports for industry partners, updating them on the status
of various projects in the lab.


3. Assist both students and faculty in the writing of technical papers for
publication.


4. Write requests for ethics approval in inter-disciplinary research areas.


5. Maintain lab equipment


Requirements
1. Detailed knowledge in:
(a) Java, C, Python
(b) Linux (Ubuntu), Windows
(c) Latex (beamer)
(d) MS oce, open oce
2. A strong background in machine learning, as well as probability, statistics,
linear algebra, and vector calculus.
3. Basic understanding of computer hardware.
4. Bilingual (English, French)
5. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Education
 BSc in computer science (honours preferred). Minors in math or physics an asset.
 MSc in computer science with a focus on machine learning.

Duration: 1 year

Salary:     $28.00 p/h, 35 hours per week.

To apply: please send your cover letter and CV to sheryl AT cs DOT mcgill DOT ca