AI Engineer with National University of Singapore


$66K - 114K a year

AI Singapore (AISG) is a national AI programme launched by the National Research Foundation (NRF) to anchor deep national capabilities in Artificial Intelligence (AI).

The programme office is hosted by the National University of Singapore (NUS) and brings together all Singapore-based research institutions and the vibrant ecosystem of AI start-ups and companies developing AI products to perform use-inspired research, grow the knowledge, create the tools, and develop the talent to power Singapore's AI efforts.

The Makerspace Pillar of AI Singapore is looking for an AI Engineer to perform development and engineering work for NLP (Natural Language Processing) products under AI Singapore.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform literature review of academic machine learning papers with a focus on applying them on Filipino language datasets
  • Develop NLP products for NLP Hub
  • Develop machine learning models and/or refactor codes for integration into our NLP Bricks
  • Be involved in the deployment process
  • Reproduce, test and enhance algorithms from research papers
  • Collaborate with external parties
  • Oversee and manage the annotation process for NLP tasks in Filipino language on crowdsourcing platforms
  • Keep abreast of latest developments in NLP


  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Machine Learning, AI, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or equivalent practical experience
  • Familiar with NLP tasks and modern NLP models
  • Fluent in Python, PyTorch, Hugging Face, AllenNLP and related NLP libraries
  • Experience in building and improving NLP deep learning models
  • Experience working with container services such as Dockers and Kubernetes
  • Experience working with Git, RESTtful API
  • Experience working with frontend such as React and TypeScript is a plus
  • Experience in cloud services
  • Ability to write and communicate in English and Filipino language