Scientific Researcher in Natural Language Processing (50-80%)
50% – 80%

The Lucerne School of Information Technology is the first school in a Swiss university of applied sciences to be devoted to IT. The new Zug-Rotkreuz campus offers bachelor degree programmes in Digital Ideation, Computer Science, Information and Cyber Security, International IT Management and Business Information Technology and master’s degree programmes in Engineering and Business Information Technology. Rounding out the School’s offer are attractive continuing education courses and applied research and services. It is one of six Schools making up the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts with its 1800-plus staff and 11,500 or so degree and continuing education students.

We are looking for an individual to join our team at July 1st, 2021 or by mutual agreement

Scientific Researcher in Natural Language Processing (50-80%)

Your tasks

  • Research and Development of innovative solutions in the fields of statistical NLP, Recommender and Decision Support systems
  • Actively participate and support applied research projects in the fields of activity of the Information Systems Research Lab
  • Support in conception and writing of new research project, mainly applied in domains of competence of the Information Systems Research Lab
  • Willingness to cooperate in the further development of the Lab

Your profile
General Requirements:

  • A Bachelor and Master of Science in a relevant discipline
  • Preferred experience in writing scientific publications participation, or willingness to learn it
  • Professional knowledge of English in written and spoken form


  • Experience in handling and using NLP algorithms (Frequency & Prediction based)
  • Experience in dealing with language models and knowledge graphs, including their integration into system, such as recommender, chatbots and expert systems
  • Good programming skills in R and Python
  • Experience with Jupiter Notebook
  • Experience with Docker

Our offer

  • Interesting and challenging job with high degree of self-responsibility in an innovative and professional environment with flexible working hours
  • Open-minded, dynamic and result-oriented corporate culture
  • Attractive workplace in a new, growing IT department with proven experts
  • Current employment and working terms and conditions


  • A possibility to pursue a PhD in the domain of Information Systems is given with a partner University

For any further information please contact Prof. Dr. Alexander Denzler, T +41 41 757 68 89,, and

We are looking forward to your online application

Arbeitgeber / Kontakt
Hochschule Luzern
Hochschule Luzern
Suurstoffi 1 | 6343 Rotkreuz
+41 41 228 40 06
50% – 80%
  • Wissenschaft / Lehre
  • Aus- & Weiterbildung
6343 Rotkreuz
Kanton Zug
Fachhochschule (Bachelor)
3 Jahre
keine Führungserfahrung
Michael Kälin
Campus Zug-Rotkreuz
Suurstoffi 1 | 6343 Rotkreuz
+41 41 228 40 06
8. Mai 2021
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