Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

At the Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence – IIAI, we are driving excellence and leadership in the UAE's research in the field of artificial intelligence to promote economic growth, foster innovation and improve healthcare and people's lives.

IIAI is leading in fundamental and applied research that pushes the boundaries of AI knowledge and its application for solving complex problems in various domains. We believe that AI is the key for tackling most challenging real-world problems.

Our office is situated in the central business area of Abu Dhabi, within walking distance of shopping malls, various restaurants, the Cleveland Clinic that offers the world’s best healthcare and multiple sea view luxury residential blocks.


Multiple Scientist and Engineer positions are available for: Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Medical Imaging, Natural Language Processing, Reinforcement Learning, Data Mining.


• Publish prolifically at top AI conferences and journals as a premier thought leader.

• File actively for AI technology and AI-related patents on a global scale.

• Promote heavily the transferability of our research findings and engineering results.

• Participate in advising the national government and support its oversight of the entire AI ecosystem in the country.

Minimum requirements

• PhD degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related streams.

• Proven experience in Computer Vision, Machine/Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data Mining, Multimedia, Medical Imaging, Bioinformatics or related fields.

• Strong publication record at conferences and in journals, such as TPAMI, IJCV, NIPS, ICML, ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, ICLR, KDD, ACL and MICCAI.


• A highly motivating position that will drive you to broaden your horizon and learn from senior peers.

• Freedom of academic research without the pressure of grants and teaching in academia.

• Huge amounts of data across the country that can help you fulfill and fast-track your research into real-world scenarios.

• A GPU farm of NVIDIA DGX-1 servers (1000 Tesla V100 GPUs).

• An enjoyable modern working environment with a spectacular sea view.

• World-leading standard of healthcare, education and hospitality industry.

• Extremely competitive package (tax-free salary).


Please send your CV and Cover Letter to: