Scientist – Machine Learning ~ G42 ~ Abu Dhabi Emirate

Full-time · Mid-Senior level



As a Scientist – Machine Learning in our team, you possess a broad knowledge of Machine Learning and software development techniques to help design and implement a cutting-edge AI platform.

You will focus on designing, implementing and maintaining various Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning codes. You will work with a multidisciplinary team of smart people, including Product Managers, and Software Developers, to advance a state-of-the-art AI platform that can be applied to domains like Robotics, Optimization, Control, Anomaly detection and Machine Vision.

The Opportunity:

You get to play a critical role in shaping the growth trajectory of Presight AI

Presight AI is UAE’s leading Analytics-driven, Cloud first, AI-enabled company with a deep focus on driving digital transformation in the MENACA region to power the next generation of cities, businesses, and industries. When it comes to challenges faced by organizations in the MENACA regions, Presight has in-depth knowledge and expertise. Presight enables public and private sector stakeholders to make analytics-driven, intelligent decisions. Its solutions help steer digital transformation and simplify its customers’ challenges across various industries, including digital governments, national security, national cloud, healthcare, financial sectors, and infrastructure.

Founded in 2020, the company is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Presight has developed transformative products/solutions which enable its customers to gain a stark competitive advantage by integrating AI, deep Analytics and ML in their digital transformation. The team of over +190 staff includes domain specialists, operations experts, data scientists, solution architects, software developers, engineers and data analysts from different countries – all committed to delivering impact.

Presight is an operating company of G42, UAE’s leading AI and Cloud Computing company that champions AI as drivers that power progress, propelled by the combination of exceptional people and technology.


  • You have an end-to-end hands-on ownership of ML features and various projects.
  • You create POCs focused on Deep Learning as well as other traditional approaches within Data Science.
  • You develop algorithms in key areas in Machine Learning.
  • You are a Team-Player working closely with other colleagues while maintaining a clear vision of the value of our diverse offerings.
  • You lead the path of value-driven AI features that are innovative and deployable to real customers.
  • You embrace the latest cutting-edge AI technologies.
  • You transform ambiguity into clarity.
  • You enjoy collaborating in a multicultural and diverse environment that expands to include various geographic locations and spans numerous cultures.
  • You have stellar communication skills, effectively expressing yourself. You convey and receive information in a clear, credible and consistent manner.


To qualify, you must have:

  • 5+ years’ experience with Software Engineering.
  • 5+ years’ experience in AI and ML algorithm development.
  • Masters or Ph.D. focused on ML.
  • Experience with one Cloud provider such as GCP, AWS, Azure, etc
  • Proven track of programming in Python/Java/C++
  • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Strong experience debugging and tuning applications/ML pipelines for production
  • Experience with sci-kit learn library (clustering, dimensionality reduction, classification, regression)
  • Experience with deep learning frameworks (PyTorch, Tensorflow, keras) for training and inference on the tasks like (two domains at least):
  • NLP (semantic search, topic classification, sentiment analysis, translation);
  • Image (object detection and recognition);
  • Video (objects tracking, anomaly detection);
  • Audio (speaker recognition, speech to text, etc.)
  • Experience with embeddings and zero-shot learning, vector search libraries like FAISS, ScaNN
  • Production experience deploying, configuring and monitoring ML pipelines

What we look for:

If you are a performance-driven, inquisitive mind with the agility to adapt to ambiguity, you will fit right in. You should be eager to explore opportunities to build meaningful collaborations with stakeholders and aspire to create unique customer-centric solutions. Bias for action and a passion to conquer new frontiers in the AI space is at the heart of the G42 community.

What working at G42 offers:

Culture: An open, diverse and inclusive environment with a global vision that encourages personal growth and focuses on ground-breaking, industry-first innovations.

Career: Outstanding learning, development & growth opportunities via structured training programs and innovative, high-tech projects.

Rewards: A competitive remuneration package with a host of perks including healthcare, education support, leave benefits and more.

About G42

G42 is a global leader in creating visionary artificial intelligence for a better tomorrow. Born in Abu Dhabi and operating across the world, G42 champions AI as a powerful force for good. Its people are constantly reimagining what technology can do, applying advanced thinking and innovation to accelerate progress and tackle society’s most pressing problems.

G42 is driving change in the region and beyond, joining forces with nations, corporations and individuals to create the infrastructure for tomorrow’s world. From molecular medicine to space travel and everything in between, G42 realizes exponential possibilities, today.

To confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us.

G42 is the force that gets you further. Join us.

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