Current Opportunities

FinTech Technical Researcher – Bank of Canada 

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Research Data Harmonization and Reproducibility Specialist – VIB Bioinformatics Core in Ghent

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Request for Graduate Student Research Assistant in Data Management

Project: Assist in Building a Database of Public Sector Data

Time: 10 hours per week for at least 6 months, starting in November 2018

A team of social scientists is building a database of public sector data from the provinces of Ontario and Alberta as part of a SSHRC-funded project. The analysis will be based on public sector salary data, which will then be linked to other open data sets; additional online information may be scraped to supplement this the database. The Graduate Student Research Assistant (RA) will work closely with a faculty member to create this resource. Strong skills in data management are required. The RA must be interested in working with a multi-disciplinary team of social scientists as a full member of the research team.

The work is 10 hours per week @ $30/hour for the balance of the academic year.

Please email a statement of interest and qualifications with a cv by October 29th to:

Associate Professor Nathan Grasse, School of Public Policy and Administration

Nathan.Grasse@carleton.ca

Call for Applicants – 2019 Cohort of NextAI

NEXT Canada, a national non-profit supporting high potential entrepreneurs is now accepting applications for the 2019 cohort of NextAI.

NextAI is the third program from NEXT Canada, and the first global innovation hub dedicated to artificial intelligence-related venture creation and technology commercialization. We identify talented teams and individuals with ambitious ideas and leverage Canada’s leadership position in AI to provide them with the capital, mentorship, education and network to disrupt industries. NextAI teams have access to up to $200,000 in capital, world-renowned faculty and scientists, a network of Canada’s top business leaders and entrepreneurs, and access to cutting edge AI tools. Learn more by visiting our website: www.nextai.com.

NextAI is now running in Toronto and Montreal from February to September and offers participants a unique combination of resources, including:

  • Funding. Up to $200K per venture. 50K upon commencement of program in February 2019.
  • Founder Development. In-depth business and technical education taught by award-winning global faculty and subject matter experts. A curriculum focused on AI technologies and business foundation skills.
  • Access to Leading AI Technologies and Tools. Unique access to platforms and people at tech giants including IBM, NVIDIA, Google, Amazon and more.
  • Work with Top Research Scientists and Corporate Mentors. Insight into major corporate challenges and access to unique data sets and domain expertise.
  • Office Space in an AI-focused Hub. Cutting edge workspace in downtown Toronto and Montreal’s Mile-Ex, surrounded by a critical mass of AI innovators, service providers and investors.
  • Support for international applicants. Through NEXT Canada, NextAI is a designated entity under the Start-up Visa Program.

Individual applications must be submitted at www.nextai.com by November 11. All applicants must apply individually as either a technical or business stream applicant. Team formation and application must be completed by December 2nd. Each team must have a minimum of one technical founder. To learn more about NextAI, please reach out to Alexandra McGregor at: alexandra@nextcanada.com. You can also visit us at our upcoming booths at EMNLP and NIPS.

Senior Financial Data Analyst – Bell Canada

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Computer Science (Data Science/Analytics/AI) – Assistant Professor

The School of Computer Science at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada invites applications from qualified candidates for a tenure-track appointment in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position is in Data Science/Data Analytics or in areas of Machine Learning/ Al that are relevant to Data Science. We are interested in both theoretical and applied research.

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Co-op positions (4 available), Command Analytics – Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Armed Forces – Department of National Defence
(National Capital Region: Gatineau and Ottawa)Start date: January 2019 / Apply by Oct. 26, 2018To apply, submit your resume by Oct. 26th to:

Lt(N)/Ltv Anne-Marie Day
D Naval Strategic Management
Command Analytics Solution Enablement
C NAVY Royal Canadian Navy Canadian Armed Forces
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Student Job Posting: Junior Data Scientist (Full- or Part-Time; 4-8 months) – Canada Food Inspection Agency

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Data Analyst – Economics and Social Services – Global Affairs Canada, Digital Inclusion Lab – Office of Human Rights, Freedoms and Inclusion

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Decisive AI Internship Opportunity

Decisive AI

Decisive AI is looking for driven individuals that can provide fresh AI expertise, motivated by challenges, learning and sharing knowledge with great communication skills. Join them to work side by side with seasoned entrepreneurs, be part of a dynamic and driven team strong on both the technical and business side.

Data Scientist, Government of Canada – Government of Canada – Innovation, Science and Economic Development’s Manufacturing and Life Sciences Branch

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AI-Enabled Startup Opportunity

Next AI

NEXT Canada, a national non-profit supporting high potential entrepreneurs is now accepting applications for the 2018 cohort of NextAI, a Toronto-based accelerator focused on commercializing research and launching AI-enabled startups.