Sensara BV

Researcher / Artificial Intelligence Engineer - Rotterdam

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Active since 23-11-2017 Job category Engineering - Design
Location Rotterdam Level Entry level / Graduate
Educational level Master / Post-Graduate / ... Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 32 - 40 Salary -

Researcher / Artificial Intelligence Engineer (international applicants welcome)

Are you a Researcher / IT Professional interested in innovative Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning applications that contribute to solving socially relevant issues? Do you care about elderly people and are you challenged by working with intelligent care robots?

We might be looking for you in our position of Researcher / Artificial Intelligence Engineer !!

Who are we?

We enable elderly people to live longer, healthy and safe in their own homes. We stay ahead with our patented sensor technology, which helps not only elderly people and their caregivers, but also care professionals in institutions by supporting them with preventive care technology.

With Sensara Smart Monitoring Solutions, we are an innovative, quality oriented, customer-friendly and affordable market leader in care monitoring and preventive healthcare.

What will be your job?

As Researcher / Artificial Intelligence Engineer you will conduct research on Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithms based on the big data collection of Sensara’s global sensor network. You will combine your findings with other data sources and develop a product that will support elderly people by offering services via “talking robots”.

You will be participating in an international project from the European eWare project (supported by the ambient and assisted living program This project comprises research and development activities. The development part consists of concept demonstrator of AI services in the cloud. The next step will be testing the concept demonstrators, in 3 international pilots, in the environment of the end users.

You will be working from the Sensara offices in Rotterdam and will be frequently collaborating on-line with our global partners (from e.g. Finland, Italy, Switzerland and the USA).

Who are we looking for?

  • You got a Master’s degree from a Technical University: Information Technology is ideal. But other majors are also invited
  • No previous work experience is required
  • You are gifted with the talent of analytical thinking
  • You are interested in AI / Machine Learning technology. Some experience in this field is definitely an advantage.
  • Knowledge and/or experience in working with robots is also a bonus point.
  • You are capable of defining and developing algorithms for scientific and practical challenges.
  • You bring professional skills in software developing along and are able to translate your ideas into professional software.
  • You are able to look at the world from the point of view of the end-user.
  • A good command of the English language
  • You are able to share your knowledge with your co-workers
  • Changing priorities is no issue for you and you will remain patient when faced with challenging circumstances
  • You care about elderly people and like to contribute to products that ensure a better life for them
  • You know your way in JAVA (knowledge and/or experience)
  • We will be extremely happy when you have knowledge of: Linux, cloud computing, the services of AWS and Google Cloud, Big Data, Stream Processing and Spark.
  • You are available for 32 – 40 hours per week.

What do we offer?

A challenging job in an international project environment. A job that combines research, technology and interaction with the end users.

You will be contributing to terrific product for a grateful target group. Your skills set will be enlarged by the most relevant technology of the future.

We offer you a bunch of very professional co-workers with a sense of humor.

On top of working on a great product, we offer a compensation & benefits package that include salary, contribution to a pension plan, commuting allowance and many development opportunities.

Sensara supports international applicants in applying for a working visa in the Netherlands.

How do we get in touch?

You can apply via the button or link below.

If you would like to know more about this vacancy, please contact Irek Karkowski, Manager R&D at +31(0)6-50937605.

In case you would like to know more about the recruitment process please contact Henriette Donath, HR Manager, at +31(0)6-51802203

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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Engineering - Design
Industry / Industries IT
Region Zuid-Holland
Keywords AI, artificial intelligence, researcher, developer, engineer, software

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Name Henriette Donath