Senior Applied Scientist and Applied Scientist

Sunday 8th March 2020

Closing Date: March 31, 2020

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ABOUT GROUP 42: G42 is an AI industry leader in UAE, located in Abu Dhabi ( Our healthcare team works with Imaging, Genomics, and EHR data, among others. Our clinical partners includes hospitals and Dept. of Health of UAE, with whom we have embarked on an ambitious multi-year program to create world’s most comprehensive population reference genome ( G42 owns one of the largest cloud infrastructure in UAE that includes 100s of nVidia DGX-1/2 servers and a powerful supercomputer (Artemis-ranked #26 in the world). We also collaborate with our sister organization IIAI, a world-class AI research institute, in addition to other partners/collaborators such as nVidia and New York Uni. Abu Dhabi.

THE TEAM: You will join a team of applied scientists, product managers, and software engineers with prior education/experience at world-class institutions in US, Europe, and Asia. We also have medical doctors with management experience in our full time executive staff. We believe in merit of reason over rank – you will work in a flat-hierarchy, primarily as an individual contributor, in collaboration with your colleagues. Diverse, collegial work environment with open-door policy followed by everyone including the leadership.

1. PhD or MS in a relevant area, with strong grasp of ML methods for un/structured data, e.g. neural networks, decision trees, RNN etc. In addition to hands-on ML experience, solid understanding of the fundamentals including linear algebra, probability, stats, and calculus.

2. Depth in at least one of the following application domains: Medical Imaging, CV, NLP, or Genomics. 

3. Fluency in usual: python, pytorch/tf, sklearn, pandas, etc. Comfortable with OOP, bash, C/C++, R.

4. A strong enthusiasm for learning new things is essential for success in these roles. Further, we believe teams win and fail together– essential that you are willing to learn from/teach others.
Candidates with excellent ML/CV skills but no healthcare experience are also encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION AND INTERVIEW: Please send an email to with subject: “G42 JOBS – YOUR NAME”, with your CV and and a few lines describing the relevance of your experience to the advertised role in an email. We interview on a rolling basis and our process moves swiftly. Starting date can be June, 2020 at the latest assuming you have the right background, with priority for early joiners. Pre-application enquiries are welcome at the email ID above. Our interview process moves swiftly.

BENEFITS: US $-standard tax-free salary with excellent perks– great health insurance, flight $, child edu $

ABU DHABI: Capital of UAE and located close to Dubai, Abu Dhabi is a family-friendly city that offers the right balance between megacity-convenience in a small-town liberal setting with access to two major international airports (Abu Dhabi and Dubai) offering non-stop flights to all parts of the world. Abu Dhabi is home to several world-class universities, schools, hospitals and recreation centers including New York University (NYU), Cleveland Clinic, Berklee College of Music, The Louvre Museum, Ferrari World, Warner Brothers Theme Park, Yas Waterworld, and many others. With several pristine fine-sand beaches, Michelin-rated multi-ethnic restaurants, amazing parks, water-front activity areas, mangrove national park, a bird sanctuary within the city, and mountains/desert a short distance away, Abu Dhabi offers superb opportunities for work and play.

Organization Group42 Healthcare
Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Title Senior Applied Scientist and Applied Scientist
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