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Senior Research Scientist (m/f/x/d)

Valencia Madrid Barcelona
SeniorFull time
English - Upper intermediateSpanish - Upper intermediate
DevOpsCloud computingAPIsDockerGitProfilingResearchDeep LearningArtificial IntelligenceComputer SciencePythonData ScienceMachine LearningNLP



Thank you for considering a career opportunity with Symanto and expressing interest in our current job opening. Before you proceed with your application, we'd like to inform you that this position is with one of our sister companies, Genaios: 

While Symanto and Genaios share a common vision and values, each operates independently with its unique focus and expertise. Your skills and contributions will directly contribute to Genaios' success and growth.

Please review the job description and ensure that your qualifications align with the requirements of the position at Genaios. If you find that your skills are a good match, we encourage you to submit your application through the provided channels.


Are you passionate about Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing (NLP) but at the same time you are aware of the risks it implies and concerned about how it might affect us all? At Genaios we aim to provide everyone a safeguard for the usage of Generative AI – the most powerful yet potentially dangerous technology today, to enable companies and individuals to harness the power of Generative AI while ensuring that it’s safe, fair, ethical, sustainable and reliable.

We are currently looking for a Senior Research Scientist (m/f/d) for our Research team in Valencia (Spain). In this position, you will play a key role in the team and will have the opportunity to participate and lead innovative projects in different NLP areas: fact-checking, text similarity analysis, plagiarism detection, opinion mining, author profiling, etc. Your work will attempt to improve the company’s products and be aligned to customers needs. In addition, at Genaios we will also encourage you to explore new research ideas and to publish in blogs, forums, reputable research conferences and journals.

Join our team and you will have the opportunity to work with NLP researchers and data scientists with an international background and an important research publication record. If you’re passionate about solving scientific problems and creating deep learning models using cutting edge technology, this is the role for you!

Your Job will be

  • Collaborate and lead the different research NLP projects
  • Mentor and support your junior colleagues on research-related matters
  • Designing and implementing machine and deep learning-based NLP workflows and algorithms in alignment with the business needs
  • Deliver scalable and maintainable solution using the latest cutting-edge technology
  • Identification and evaluation of strategic innovations (concepts, tools/languages, technologies, services) in the field of NLP and deep learning
  • Constant personal development in new technologies
  • Publish articles in blogs, forums, and prestigious NLP/AI conferences and journals
  • Represent the company in the research community

Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, telecommunication technologies, or similar
  • Master’s degree in NLP, deep learning, or similar
  • +5 years experience as a researcher in NLP and deep learning-related tasks
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience in publishing research material
  • Advanced python programming skills
  • Experience in at least one of the following tasks: fact-checking, text similarity analysis, plagiarism detection, or author profiling
  • Advanced knowledge of one of the following technologies: keras, tensorflow, pytorch, or JAX
  • Experience with text classification, sequence labeling, model selection, evaluation and result analysis
  • Knowledge of the following technologies: git and docker
  • Knowledge of, and/or experience with API and web service development in python; agile methodologies; cloud computing solutions; cloud devops services (Azure, AWS, or Google cloud)
  • Respectfulness; teamwork skills; organizational and planning skills; leadership skills; communication skills; creativity; proactivity; problem solving; autonomy

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • PhD in natural language processing, deep learning, or similar
  • +2 years experience as a researcher in industry
  • Experience mentoring and supervising research staff
  • Spanish language is a plus
  • Knowledge of the following technologies: kubernetes
  • Knowledge of multilingual and multi-task classification; adversarial architectures; online learning methodologies; model compression (pruning, quantization, distillation…)
  • Knowledge of the following technologies: bash, ssh, linux terminal, SQL, FastAPI, swagger, and  NVIDIA Triton Inference Server

What we offer

  • A well-funded early-stage startup with the opportunity to build from the ground-up
  • Possibility to publish in blogs, fora, and reputable research conferences and journals
  • A company laptop plus access to GPU servers to conduct your research
  • Great people to work with in an international environment
  • Work on Innovative projects and solutions
  • Training in new technologies and domains
  • Flexible working time
  • 28 vacation days
  • Home Office possibility
  • Chance to develop and grow with the company
  • Out-of-office events
  • …and to be a part of something that is going to change the way we use AI forever!

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