Student Researcher, BS/MS, Winter/Summer 2024
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and it’s in the candidate’s best interest to apply early. The anticipated application window is open until June 7th, 2024, but may close earlier if all available projects are full. Applications submitted after the application window or once the role is closed/projects are full will not be considered.
Participation in this program requires that you are located in Canada for the duration of the engagement.
This opportunity is intended for students who are pursuing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree program in Computer Science or a related field. Our Student Researcher opportunities are flexible in time commitment, length of opportunity, and onsite/remote nature, depending on the specific project and host needs. Start dates for this role are typically January through August.
This program is best suited for students who will not be seeking full time employment following this role, as this program is non-conversion eligible.
To start the application process, you will need an updated CV or resume and a current unofficial or official transcript in English (PDFs preferred).
Please ensure your anticipated graduation dates (in MM/YY) and any proficiency in coding languages are listed on resume.Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: Waterloo, ON, Canada; Montreal, QC, Canada; Toronto, ON, Canada.
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Linguistics, Statistics, Biostatistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Economics, Natural Sciences, or related technical field.
- Experience in one area of computer science (e.g., Natural Language Understanding, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Algorithmic Foundations of Optimization, Quantum Information Science, Data Science, Software Engineering, or similar areas).
- Currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after completion of the internship.
- Currently attending a degree program in Canada.
- Experience as a researcher, including internships, full-time, or at a lab.
- Experience contributing research communities or efforts, including publishing papers in major conferences or journals.
- Ability to communicate in English fluently.