Research Engineer in Data Science

The School of Applied Mathematics at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV EMAp) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is seeking a candidate for a Research Engineer position for candidates with a strong background in Web design and frontend development for data-intensive systems. 

The successful applicant will work on data science projects that involve interactive data exploration, model construction, data cleaning, and integration.

Qualifications The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements: - Degree in Computer Science or related technical fields.  - Solid experience in responsive Web design  - Strong JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3 skills  - Proficient understanding of Node, Git, Yarn, Gulp  - Programming experience with Web APIs  - Proven experience in building reusable code and libraries for future use  - Evidence of an ability to work as part of a distributed team.

Experience in programming in Python, data cleaning/data curation, machine learning, and data visualization are a plus.

Salary The initial gross monthly salary varies from R$5,000  to $9,000. However, the actual salary will be determined individually based on your qualifications and experience. In addition, we offer company benefits, flexible working conditions, individual training, and career opportunities.

Application Candidates are invited to send

1) a cover letter and  

2) curriculum vitae by email to Prof. Jorge Poco - jorge.poco@fgv.br (PDF files) until October 10, 2020.