Tuesday, July 21, 2015

[DMANET] Positions available in Fleetmatcs / Florence (Italy)

Research Engineer in Florence, Italy

Fleetmatics (www.fleetmatics.com) has an immediate need for a Research
Engineer to facilitate the design and development of our award winning web
application suite.
This role will be responsible for the in-house research and development of
both internal and external service offerings that support Fleetmatics
customers and integration partners.
It will use state-of-the-art machine learning and data mining algorithms to
analyse our massive datasets.
A strong technical background is expected, and successful applicants will
also exhibit leadership or organizational strengths.

Basic Qualifications:

Master's Degree in computer science or equivalent education;
Strong computer science fundamentals (Algorithms and Data Structures);
Familiar with Microsoft and Unix/Linux environments;
Excellent understanding of algorithm design, implementation and testing.
Ability to read advanced scientific papers and extract the main ideas.
Excellent communications skills to clearly articulate complex technical
issues to all levels of the organization (both technical and
Results oriented with a strong / demonstrated track record of successful
Fluent in English.

Essential Qualifications:

2+ year's scientific research experience in the field of Computer Science,
Data Analytics or Operations Research;
2+ Years Programming experience with C++, C#, Java or other relevant OOP
Hands-on experience with predictive modeling, machine learning, data
mining, and parallel computing.

Desired Qualifications:

PhD in Computer Science, Data Analytics or Operations Research.
Advanced knowledge of algorithms and data structures for large scale
optimization problems; parallel and distributed programming;
Experience with R (r-project.org) and Big Data Analytics tools (Hadoop,
Spark or similar).

​​If you are interested, you can contact info@kkt.it or email directly to
me (I will forward your request)
Fabio Schoen


Fabio Schoen
Professor of Operations Research <http://www.scienceofbetter.org/>
Dip. Ingegneria dell'Informazione <http://www.dinfo.unifi.it/> - Univ.
di Firenze <http://www.unifi.it/>
via di S.Marta 3, 50139 FIRENZE (Italy)
New telephone: +39 055 275 8512

Adjunct professor of Operations Management
New York University <http://www.nyu.edu/> (Florence campus villa La Pietra


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