Research Data Scientist | Neufast


Full time
Posted 3 months ago

Neufast is a fast-growing HR tech startup company backed by the Hong Kong Science & Technology Park, SOSV Chinaccelerator and AsiaPay Capital with public funding from the Innovation and Technology Commission of the Hong Kong SAR Government. We offer world-leading video-based recruitment platform using Natural Language Processing and Speech & Facial Recognition technologies. To help reach realize our mission goals, we are currently looking for a Research Data Scientist with hands-on experience in NLP (Chinese/ Malay/ other Asian languages) and Computer Vision and integrate other packages to turbo-charge our core product offerings. You will work on cutting-edge technologies to achieve our mission to change how companies evaluate job-seekers based on science and I/O psychology.



  • Competitive salary and generous share options pool commensurate with experience level
  • Strong team members and tremendous growth opportunity
  • A promising and fast-growing market
  • Flexible working time and environment
  • Training is provided for the candidates to further develop your knowledge in NLP & Facial Recognition technologies



  • Perform Research to turn known data analytic theories and principles into part of our applications
  • Research and Develop further NLP and video recognition technologies to process our data
  • Analyze the existing technologies in NLP and video recognition systems to integrate those technologies into our platform
  • Access our database and process textual, audio and video data to train and evaluate our data model
  • Assist in management of our intellectual properties and filing of patents
  • Prepare technical reports for evaluation by our development and management team
  • Liaise with other development teams to integrate various systems
  • As a startup company, you can take part in other activities. You may need to perform other duties as required



  • Masters or bachelor’s degree in computer science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Doctoral degree in the relevant areas is highly rated
  • Strong programming experience in python and JavaScript
  • Experience in using various database systems such as MongoDB
  • Knowledge and experience in NLP, speech and/or facial recognition is required
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills who can work independently
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English is required
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in Mandarin is a bonus


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