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Senior Research Scientist, Research

Date: 15-May-2022

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

In NCS CorpLabs, we are driven by curiosity to understand real-world problems, innovative spirit to solve them using deep technology and to create impact by deploying them at scale. We leverage the latest technologies to create ground-breaking products that help accelerate our clients’ Digital transformation agenda. We have deep expertise in: robotics, IoT, computer vision, audio intelligence, speech analytics and much more.  


If you love developing Machine Learning and Optimization algorithms, rapid prototyping, collaborating with researchers and technology experts from Universities and create new product ideas, join us!

Do visit our website to know more about the awesome stuff we are building.


Cognitive Technologies: https://www.ncs.co/en-sg/services/intelligent-platforms/cognitive-technologies

Extraordinary starts here. Powering innovations that transform industries and advance communities: https://youtu.be/Uz5Uk8RANNs


We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated


We value:

  • Curiosity
  • Can-do attitude
  • Openness and collaboration
  • Honesty and ownership
  • Scientific rigor - Data driven approach
  • Nimbleness - Rapid exploration and validation of ideas


We care for:

  • Personal development – Learning opportunities to acquire new and relevant skills
  • Career growth – Opportunities to develop career along diverse paths


You will:

  • Work closely with other team members in NCS CorpLabs and researchers in Singtel Cognitive Lab for Enterprise (SCALE) at NTU to translate state of the art ML algorithms to prototypes and Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
  • Keep up to date on the latest tools and industry trends in the area of Machine Learning for Robotics and Resource Optimization
  • Be part of agile product development and work closely with the subject matter experts, product management, users, sales team, etc. to solve real business problems.
  • Propose, design, and implement proof-of-concept as well as industry-grade solutions to diverse technology and business problems.
  • Participate in and contribute to the planning process for new features and product development.
  • Build highly maintainable and easy-to-understand code.
  • Mentor researchers and students 


You have:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Computing/AI/Applied Mathematics/Operations Research/Information Technology/Data Analytics (or equivalent).
  • One to Two years of industry experience in developing ML and Optimization methods with applications in Robotics and IoT 
  • Proficiency in Python programming and scripting for Linux OS.
  • Experience in developing algorithms using ML libraries such as OR-Tools, Scikit-learn, PyTorch, TensorFlow
  • Familiarity with Microservices architecture and containerized application deployment technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a team.