NLS Researcher


of the position

As researcher, you will work with cross functional team members to Research, design, implement and validate cutting-edge algorithms to analyze diverse sources of data to achieve targeted outcomes.



  • Work with cross-functional team members to identify and prioritize actionable, high-impact insights across a variety of core business areas
  • Research, design, implement and validate cutting-edge algorithms to analyze diverse sources of data to achieve targeted outcomes
  • Provide expertise on mathematical concepts for the broader applied analytics team and inspire the adoption of advanced analytics and data science across the entire breadth of our organization
  • Continuously track emerging technologies both within NEC organisation and external, evaluate them and recommend the right technologies for the solutions
  • Setup, present and demonstrate solutions/products/prototypes from the lab in exhibitions


  • Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning, physics or a related quantitative discipline
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a relevant capacity
  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine- learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
  • Expert in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets with a variety of tools
  • Good knowledge and experience in database technologies
  • Good programming skills in C/C++, Java, Python and/or R. Good experience in the use of statistical analysis environments such as R, MATLAB, SPSS or SAS preferred
  • Good experience with Bl tools such as Power Bl, Tableau and Microstrategy, or the equivalent
  • Experience in delivering world-class data science outcomes, to solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches with a unique blend of analytical, mathematical and technical skills is desirable
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience in the Public Safety and Transportation domains will have advantage
  • Due to work authorisation reason, we are seeking for Singaporean citizens only

Work Location

80 Bendemeer Road #05-01/02 Hyflux Innovation Centre Singapore 339949

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NEC Laboratories Singapore (NLS) is a joint entity of NEC Laboratories and NEC APAC. We aim to create new social solutions and contribute towards the creation of Smart Nations around the world.

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