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The Living Analytics Research Centre (LARC) is a research centre set up in Singapore Management University (SMU). LARC conducts research on urban and social sensing, socio-physical analytics and social activation that enable a society to become (a) personalized, for improving people’s lifestyle and well-being, and (b) participatory, for getting people to perform tasks for public good. LARC has its research projects covering four important application domains, namely (1) urban and community liveability, (2) jobs and skills intelligence, (3) personalized urban mobility, and (4) smart consumption and healthy lifestyle.


(1) Research Fellow
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Job Description

The candidate will be assigned tasks under one or more research topic below:
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • NLP and text mining
  • Recommender systems
  • Knowledge graphs
  • Data science

The candidate will contribute to:
  • Design of research methodologies for novel research tasks
  • Development of AI algorithms and models
  • Design of experiments and evaluation of experiment results; and
  • Research paper publications

Requirements

  • PhD in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Good knowledge of Databases, Data Mining, Distributed Computing, Operating Systems
  • Proficient in at least one or more of these programming languages: Java, Python, C#, C++, C
  • Experience in the following technologies will be beneficial:
    • Elasticsearch
    • Apache Storm
    • RabbitMQ
    • Redis
    • MySQL, Postgresql
    • Tomcat, NodeJS, Apache, Nginx and Xampp
    • Linux Environment (CentOS, Ubuntu), Bash Scripting
    • Virtualization (VMWare, KVM, Vagrant, Docker)
    • GPU Computing and Deep Learning
(2) Research Engineer
New

Job Description

The candidate will be given a mixture of research and engineering assignments. The engineering assignments include:
  • Collection and extraction of data for research purposes
  • Design and implementation of software tools and demos to showcase research technologies
  • Presentation of software tools and demos at exhibition and meeting events; and
  • Collaboration with other researchers in conducting experiments and analysing experiment results

Requirements

  • Bachelor in Computer Science or relevant discipline
  • Good knowledge of Databases, Data Mining, Distributed Computing, Operating Systems
  • Proficient in at least one or more of these programming languages: Java, Python, C#, C++, C
  • Experience in the following technologies will be beneficial:
    • Elasticsearch
    • Apache Storm
    • RabbitMQ
    • Redis
    • MySQL, Postgresql
    • Tomcat, NodeJS, Apache, Nginx and Xampp
    • Linux Environment (CentOS, Ubuntu), Bash Scripting
    • Virtualization (VMWare, KVM, Vagrant, Docker)
    • GPU Computing and Deep Learning
(3) Application Engineer
New

Job Description

The candidate will be given a mixture of research and engineering assignments. The engineering assignments include:
  • Collection and extraction of data for research purposes
  • Design and implementation of software tools and demos to showcase research technologies
  • Presentation of software tools and demos at exhibition and meeting events; and
  • Collaboration with other researchers in conducting experiments and analysing experiment results

Requirements

  • Bachelor in Computer Science or relevant discipline
  • Good knowledge of Databases, Data Mining, Distributed Computing, Operating Systems
  • Proficient in at least one or more of these programming languages: Java, Python, C#, C++, C
  • Experience in the following technologies will be beneficial:
    • Elasticsearch
    • Apache Storm
    • RabbitMQ
    • Redis
    • MySQL, Postgresql
    • Tomcat, NodeJS, Apache, Nginx and Xampp
    • Linux Environment (CentOS, Ubuntu), Bash Scripting
    • Virtualization (VMWare, KVM, Vagrant, Docker)
    • GPU Computing and Deep Learning
(4) INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Job Scope

  • Students will work on LARC projects supervised by LARC researchers and SMU Faculty.

Knowledge/ Skills/Competencies

  • Good knowledge in databases, data mining, distributed computing, mathematics, operating systems, statistics, and web/app development
  • Proficient in at least one or more of these programming languages: Java, Python, C#, C++, C

Requirements

  • SMU Undergraduates with relevant computing experience
The salary for these positions will be based on the candidate’s relevant experience and qualifications.

To apply, send your application materials to larc [at] smu.edu.sg.

 

Last updated on 24 Sep 2021 .