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Research Scientist, Dublin, Ireland

This is an outstanding opportunity to play a key role on the Computational Creativity team at Accenture Labs in Dublin, Ireland – part of a network of over 200 Applied R&D specialists at seven locations worldwide. We incubate and prototype new insights and concepts that are encouraged to have a significant strategic near-term impact on our clients’ businesses

The Dublin Labs team focuses on Artificial Intelligence technologies and our passion is imagining and demonstrating the possibilities created & built by ground-breaking AI tech.

The ideal candidate will be a specialist in one or more areas of AI with experience in Deep Learning and Generative Networks (GANs, VAEs etc.). Your professional, collaborative approach, validated by your research outputs coupled with your imaginative and engaging communication style, will see you contributing in a fast-paced, highly collaborative and influential team in Accenture's Global R&D CoE!


  • Expertise in at least one area of AI
  • Expertise in Deep Learning & Generative Networks (e.g., GANs)
  • Proven integrity, as evidenced by your research outputs
  • Demonstrated ability to prototype and test your concepts
  • Expertise in Data Analysis and Machine Learning
  • Strong development skills (e.g., Python, Java etc.)



  • PhD in computer science, engineering or a related scientific field
  • 2+ years' experience within AI and deep learning environments
  • Experience of generative networks and their application in or more of the following areas: data synthesis, data privacy and data imputation.
  • A record of publications in relevant conferences and journals
  • Experience of prototyping and testing your concepts
  • Exposure to Health and Life Sciences related projects, a distinct advantage 

Does this appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.  

Please advise if you have any particular requirements, so we can look into arranging reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. You can contact us at

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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