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Open position for junior researcher (PhD student) at the UPV/EHU – San Sebastian

Design and management of large-scale computing infrastructures

The Intelligent Systems Group (ISG, http://www.sc.ehu.es/isg) of the School of Informatics of the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU (http://ehu.eus/if) has an open position as part-time junior researcher. It will be a one year contract (starting January 1st 2018), renewable, with a net salary of 890€ (approximately) and a 50% dedication.  This position tries to attract recent graduates who want to pursue a PhD in Computer Science, in the areas of work described below.

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Faculty positions in CSE at IIT Madras, India

Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
Chennai – 600036
Assistant Professor positions
Applications are invited from individuals, with an established record of independent, high-quality research and commitment to teaching and research, for the position of Assistant Professor in all areas in Computer Science and Engineering. The Department is especially seeking applications in CSE systems and related research areas (Databases,
Networks, Architecture, Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Cloud systems, Software Engineering, Security, etc.).
Basic Qualification: Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, with first class or equivalent in the preceding degree and a consistentlygood academic record throughout.
Application deadline: 24 November 2017
Application Portal: https://facapp.iitm.ac.in
Questions? Pl. contact Prof. Krishna Sivalingam (cshead@iitm.ac.in;

PostDoc position at the SEPIA team at IRIT in Toulouse

The SEPIA team at IRIT in Toulouse (https://www.irit.fr/-SEPIA-team-?lang=en), France, is offering a PostDoc position, one year, possibility to be extended.
The PostDoc will work on the DATAZERO project (datazero.org).
The successful candidate should have a PhD demonstrating strong knowledge in one or several of the following:
– distributed systems, in particular Cloud, clusters, datacenters, HPC
– scheduling, optimisation, negotiation, game theory
– simulation of large scale systems
– recognised programming skills

The position is open until a candidate is selected. The PostDoc can start immediately.

To apply:
– a CV detailing publications list. Applications without publications in one of the previous scientific fields will not be considered.
– a PDF of THE best publication
– at least one letter of reference

Contact: Jean-Marc.Pierson@irit.fr


Job vacancy at the Alpen-Adria-Universiteit Klagenfurt

The Alpen-Adria-Universit‰t Klagenfurt announces the following job vacancy (in accordance with ß 107 Abs. 1 Universit‰tsgesetz 2002):

University Assistant (m/f)
(fixed-term employment for the period of 4 years, 40 hours/week (Uni-KV: B1)). at the Faculty for Technical Sciences, Department for Computer Science. The monthly minimum salary for this position as stated in the collective agreement and according to the classification scheme is Ä2.731 (pre-tax, 14 x per year), but may be higher due to previous employment periods eligible for inclusion and other earnings and remunerations. Estimated commencement of duties will be the 1st of March, 2018.

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Full-time PhD positions on Fog Computing are available in France, Sweden, Germany and Italy.


Postdoctoral Research and Teaching Position in Cloud Computing. University of Innsbruck

 

Contact name: Thomas Fahringer

Institution: Institute of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Email: Thomas.Fahringer@uibk.ac.at

Application deadline: Nov. 30, 2017

Description:

The Institute of Computer Science at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, invites applications for a

   POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH AND TEACHING POSITION   IN THE FIELD OF CLOUD COMPUTING

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Open PhD position – Barcelona Supercomputing Center

A Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher (ESR) PhD position is offered in the context of the H2020 EXPERTISE European Training Network (ETN). The main goal of EXPERTISE is to perform research and development in advanced tools for the dynamics analysis of large-scale models of turbine components to pave the way towards the virtual testing of the entire machine (i.e. whole engine simulations). This research can be done in the framework of new storage and programming models, as the ones developed at BSC and focus of future research.

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PhD student position in Computer Architecture at IRISA/Inria, Rennes, France

The PACAP research team at IRISA/Inria opens a PhD student position in Rennes on computer architecture.

PhD topic: Thread convergence prediction for SIMT architectures

Full description:

https://www.inria.fr/en/centre/rennes/overview/offers/phd/campaign-2017/(view)/details.html?id=PNGFK026203F3VBQB6G68LOE1&nPostingID=11032&nPostingTargetID=17592

Location: IRISA / Inria Rennes Bretagne Atlantique, Rennes, France

Team: PACAP https://team.inria.fr/pacap/

Advisors: André Seznec and Sylvain Collange

Start date: October 2017

Application deadline: April 6, 2017

Applications and questions can be directed to sylvain.collange@inria.fr.


Visiting Assistant Professor – Computer Science. Smith College, MA, USA

The Computer Science Department at Smith College invites applications for a non-tenure-track, full-time position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science, to begin July 2017. The term of appointment is for one year.

A Ph.D. in computer science is required by the time of appointment.

Review of applications begins April 15, 2017 and remains open until the position is filled.

The successful candidate will be prepared to teach five courses per year and must provide evidence of excellence in teaching and of an active research program. Fields of particular interest include but are not limited to:

  • Software engineering
  • Mobile computing
  • Programming languages
  • Operating systems

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Tenured or Tenure-Track Professor in Large-Scale Data-Intensive Systems at Aalto University

 

Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 20 000 students and more than 400 professors. Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.

Aalto University Department of Computer Science (Helsinki, Finland) invites applications for a:

Tenured or Tenure-Track Professor in Large-Scale Data-Intensive Systems

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PhD Student Position in Parallel Computing, TUT, Finland

The Design Methodologies for Efficient Stream Processing research team of the Laboratory of Pervasive Computing, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, is looking for an excellent PhD student in the area of parallel and concurrent computing. Depending on the student’s experience and interests, the student will start working e.g. in one of the following fields:

  • Dataflow models of computation
  • Analysis, transformation and optimizations of high-level program descriptions
  • Code generation for heterogeneous platforms.

Full job description and application form: http://www.tut.fi/en/about-tut/careers-at-tut/open-positions/index.htm

Application deadline: March 12, 2017.

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Bristol University. Research Associate in ENergy Efficient Adaptive Computing with multi-grain heterogeneous architectures (ENEAC)

Research Associate Senior/Research Associate in ENergy Efficient Adaptive Computing with multi-grain heterogeneous architectures (ENEAC)
Based in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Bristol University, you will investigate the possibility of creating energy efficient computing systems based on CPU+FPGA+GPU hybrids.
In particular the post will focus on developing energy efficient adaptive systems in which tasks are assigned to the computing resource that minimizes overall energy requirements. These systems will vary their voltage, frequency at run-time to adapt to the requirements of the application. Predicting optimal execution resources during application execution and minimizing overheads during state transitions are key milestones required for the success of the project.

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor – Big Data Analytics. University of Hong Kong

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Big Data Analytics (Ref: 201601515)

Applicants are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Big Data Analytics in the Faculty of Social Sciences (as tenure home) and Faculty of Engineering, to commence from July 1, 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second three-year fixed-term contract.

Contact:

Professor Terry Lum at tlum@hku.hk.

Information of the Faculty of Social Sciences can be obtained at. http://www.socsc.hku.hk/.

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PhD in computer science. University of Luxembourg.

The University of Luxembourg and in particular the group pcog.uni.lu lead by Professor Pascal Bouvry looks for an excellent candidate for a PhD in computer science for hermeneutics.

Nowadays, the total amount of data available increase in an exponential manner. The number of document formats used to perform research also exploded to include classical one such as books, photos, videos, sounds, or non conventional formats such as participative writing platforms, text blogs, websites or ephemeral data. The purpose of Digital History is to handle these various sources of information to perform research and analysis.
 
The work is related to big data analytics, graph traversals and clustering problems. The candidate is expected to have a strong background in combinatorial optimisation, graph theory and good programming skills (Python, Java or C++).
Funding is available for 3 years.
The student will work within an interdisciplinary environment (Computer Scientists, Historians, etc) in a group (13 positions are available in the different useful fields).
If you are interested, please send a motivation letter and a CV to Professor Pascal.Bouvry@uni.lu by e-mail with as subject “DHH PhD”.
The project should start mid of January 2017.

Postdoctoral associates at Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech

The Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory (NDSSL) invites applications for postdoctoral associates in the fields of high performance computing, data analytics and statistics. NDSSL is part of the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech, and is a world-class group of interdisciplinary researchers who develop synthetic information systems and associated analytical methods for studying large-scale complex socio-technical systems. The emphasis is real-time team science with direct implications to policy-making, while also contributing to the scientific literature in a significant way. Please see https://www.bi.vt.edu/ndssl/research for more details on some of NDSSL’s research projects.

Applications will be considered immediately until position(s) are filled. Please send your CV and a research statement to: Henning Mortveit (hmortvei@vbi.vt.edu) or Anil Vullikanti (akumar@vbi.vt.edu).

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Karlstads universitet. Full-time post-doctoral research fellow.

The Faculty of Health Science and Technology has an opening for a full-time post-doctoral research fellow at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the field of computer networking with focus on Network Function Virtualization and Performance Modelling. The position is a full time position for one year and can be extended for another year based on a successful performance review. The starting date for the position is by mutual agreement within the time span November 1, 2016 and January 1, 2017

For more information, please visit  https://kau.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:115071/where:4