Careers in Data Science

Careers in Data Science

IDSC Open Positions

The University of Miami is committed to educating and nurturing students, creating knowledge, and providing service to our community and beyond. Leaders in the areas of education, scholarship, intercollegiate athletics, and service, the University offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays, and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

If you are dedicated to furthering data science education, research, and engagement, and would like to be considered for a position at the U, please apply online.

Currently, IDSC has the following openings:

Creative Computing Program

The department of Interactive Media at the University of Miami is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Professional Practice who will bring an interdisciplinary perspective and whose research/creative practice and teaching align with one of the following high-priority areas: immersive media, interaction design, information design, visual design, or game design. (posted 2/1/2022)  Read More

IDSC Creative Computing is looking for three designers to design AR and VR experiences for medical, engineering, or training use cases. The designers will apply design principles for virtual worlds, create UI elements, and wireframe and prototype for immersive applications. Some experiences will be fully virtual while others will integrate our reality (Mixed/Augmented Reality). (posted 2/1/2022) Read More

IDSC Creative Computing is looking for three application developers to create AR and VR experiences for medical, engineering, or training use cases using Unity Engine. As a developer, you will be responsible for planning and implementing app functionality, building the code, identifying bottlenecks, and ensuring the quality of the finished product. (posted 2/1/2022) Read More


AI + Machine Learning Program

Applications are invited for three 4-year PhD research assistantships available in the Department of Computer Science. These research assistantships are funded by the University of Miami Center for Accelerated Real-time Analytics (UM CARTA), a prestigious international research center funded by the National Science Foundation’s Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (I/UCRC) program. CARTA consists of five university sites and approximately two dozen industry/government members, and plays part in the University of Miami’s Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC). The CARTA PhD research assistantships will be focused on data analytics research in machine learning and artificial intelligence, image and textual analysis, smart homes, and blockchain applications. The CARTA PhD research assistants will conduct original research with faculty advisors in the Department of Computer Science in conjunction with the Center, publish research papers, and present results at various meetings.  Read More



Other Opportunities

REFERRAL:  Matthew Denesuk, SVP Analytics & Artificial Intelligence, Royal Caribbean Group  “We’re hiring Data Scientists at multiple levels, including Senior Leadership levels. We’re doing leading-edge Enterprise AI across all kinds of business functions, including Revenue Management, Marketing & Customer, Supply Chain, Industrial Systems / IoT, Hotel Operations & Logistics, Safety & Security, and more. We need curious, inventive people who are passionate about data, math, and science, and how we combine them to generate massive business value! Please reach out if you or someone you know might be a fit.”

Royal Caribbean Group comprises five distinctive brands that share a vision anchored in excellence. We have a common passion for creative thinking, innovative engineering, and outstanding guest service that drives continuous improvement in everything we do. The entire Royal Caribbean family is committed to the legacy of hospitality and a culture of innovation that is at the core of our guest service, the protection of our natural environment, and responsible citizenship in our global community.


Based in Miami, Florida, and reporting to the SVP Data Analytics and AI, this position will drive the growth and development of the Data Science AI-based Business Solutions teams as part of the Data Analytics & AI organization at Royal Caribbean Group. This position will enable the company by leading the transformation to a data-driven culture in close partnership with other critical technology resources and drive the continual evaluation and implementation of emerging analytical and AI-related technologies to the benefit of our overall data-driven transformation, while demonstrating the opportunities to grow top-line revenue, cut costs and increase guest satisfaction.  Read More