University of Luxembourg

PostDoc in Network Communications

2024-06-30 (Europe/Luxembourg)
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(Valid from 13/02/2024 to 30/06/2024)   

Language: English (UK) 

Country: Luxembourg   

Organisation data: Department of Computer Science (DCS) 

Job Number: UOL06264 

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 

Duration 24 Month 

Schedule Type: Full Time 

Work Hours 40.0 Hours per Week 

Expected Start Date: 01/07/2024   

Functions: Postdoctorant 

Job (internal): Postdoctoral researcher

The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.

The Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine (FSTM) contributes multidisciplinary expertise in the fields of Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science, Life Sciences and Medicine. Through its dual mission of teaching and research, the FSTM seeks to generate and disseminate knowledge and train new generations of responsible citizens, in order to better understand, explain and advance society and environment we live in.

Within the Security and Networking Research Group (SECAN-Lab) headed by Prof. Dr. Thomas Engel the following opening is avaiable: PostDoc in Network Communications.

Your Role...

  • Concept, implementation and evaluation of procedures for secure and GDPR-compliant communication for modern network topologies and applications, as for example quantum networks
  • Development of suitable demonstrations
  • Integration and validation of new algorithms
  • Participation in the definition and implementation of new research questions in computer networks at the intersection of physics and computer science
  • Cooperation and knowledge transfer with industrial partners
  • Coordination and participation in research projects
  • Publication of scientific results

What we expect from you…

  • Doctorate in computer science, physics, electrical engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • Sound knowledge of at least one high-level programming language (e.g. Java, C/C++) and one scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python)
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix
  • Knowledge of quantum networking, data mining, machine learning, statistics and visualization are considered as an advantage
  • Excellent oral and written English skills
  • Communication skills and talents in teamwork

We offer...

  • An innovative, dynamic, international working atmosphere with excellent technical equipment
  • Opportunities for further training (e.g. travel to conferences, meetings with cooperation partners)
  • Administrative support for projects and office work

In Short...

  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 24 Month (which can be extended up to 5 years)
  • Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Location: Belval
  • Job Reference: UOL06264

The yearly gross salary for every Postdoctoral Researcher at the UL is EUR 83099 (full time)

How to apply...

Applications should include:

  • A detailed CV
  • A letter of motivation including a short summary of previous experiences and interests in the research area
  • Copies of relevant certificates (doctorate, master/diploma)
  • List of relevant publications
  • Name and contact information of at least 2 references

Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply ONLINE formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.

The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.

In return you will get…

  • Multilingual and international character. Modern institution with a personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries. Member of the “University of the Greater Region” (UniGR).
  • A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. Close ties to the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market. A unique urban site with excellent infrastructure.
  • A partner for society and industry. Cooperation with European institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous non-academic partners such as ministries, local governments, associations, NGOs …
  • Find out more about the University
  • Addresses, maps & routes to the various sites of the University

Informatie over de vacature

PostDoc in Network Communications
2, place de l’Université Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxemburg
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2024-06-30 23:59 (Europe/Luxembourg)
2024-06-30 23:59 (CET)
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