Big Data Research Scientist

Job categories IT
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5004/15182
Level ICS-10
Department/office NYSC, SDC, Development and Special Initiatives Portfolio
Duty station New York , United States of America
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration 4 months (with possibility of extension)
Application period 16-Mar-2018 to 06-Apr-2018


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Global Pulse is an innovation initiative of the Executive Office of the United Nations Secretary-General, exploring how digital data and real-time analytics can be used to understand and respond to changes in human well-being. To this end, Global Pulse is working to promote awareness of the opportunities Big Data presents for relief and development, forge public-private data sharing partnerships, generate high-impact analytical tools and approaches, and drive broad adoption of useful innovations across the UN System.

Global Pulse operates as a network of Pulse Labs, headquartered in New York with Labs in Kampala and Jakarta, together expertise from UN agencies, governments, academia, and the private sector to research, develop, test and share tools and approaches for harnessing real-time data to support decision-making and policy action.

Global Pulse is seeking a Big Data Research Scientist to perform research that w...

Education Advanced degree in computer science, statistics, applied math...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

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