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Text Mining and Analysis Competence Centre

We use text mining and analysis tools to extract information from online data, including traditional or social media, or from large public or proprietary document sets.

Page | Last updated: 10 Jan 2023

Work with the Text Mining and Analysis Competence Centre

We are looking for a researcher on text mining/natural language processing and offer a 3-year contract with possible renewals up to a maximum of 6 years.

The Team

You will join the Text Mining and Analysis Competence Centre, working on large scale media monitoring, disinformation, stance detection, and on pulling useful information for policy from large amount of text.

The team are based in Ispra, Italy.


Essential experience/skills

  • Good communication and team-working skills.
  • MSc and/or PhD in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Computational Linguistics, Statistics or related areas.
  • At least three years postgraduate experience.
  • Proven publication track in peer-reviewed scientific conferences and journals.
  • Very good knowledge of English (B2 level).
  • Hands-on programming experience.
  • Hands-on experience with state of the art machine learning, deep learning and NLP toolkits, in particular in applying large language models.

Place of employment: Ispra, Italy

Monthly salary: for Function Group IV (depending on years of experience and place of employment): 3 555,98 - 6 593,66€.

In addition to the basic salary, the candidate may be eligible for various allowances (including expatriation and household allowances): MORE INFO HERE     

Detailed conditions of Employment in all EU languages:


Vacancy code: 2022-IPR-I3-FGIV-022149

Deadline for applications: 23 January 2023


How to apply

If you are already on a valid CAST FGIV reserve list, or you have already applied to other call, you can directly submit your application at JRC External Staff Recruitment Application, using the vacancy code given above. 

You will be requested to register through EU login. If you don't have a EU login account, sign up here

Otherwise, you must register for one of the two following:

Note that each of the calls above has different minimum eligibility requirements and different selection tests.