ISTI-CNR is seeking a postdoctoral researcher with expertise in Information Retrieval and/or High Performance Computing, as well as the expertise to apply advanced machine learning techniques.
The successful candidate is expected to make a leading contribution to the SoBigData project funded by the Italian National Recovery and Resilience Plan aimed at providing an integrated ecosystem for ethic-sensitive scientific discoveries and advanced applications of social data mining.
The successful candidate will work with Dr Raffaele Perego, Dr Franco Maria Nardini and the other members of the HPC group (http://hpc.isti.cnr.it/) working on efficiency issues of large-scale information systems.
The project will develop ML/DL approaches for answering effectively complex user queries within strict time constraints. Experience in information retrieval, representation learning and in using GPUs and computing clusters for running machine learning models is desirable.
This position is full time with funding for 24 months, starting at the beginning of 2023. The yearly gross salary is 51Keuro.