Research Scientist, School of Information Systems

04 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Contract  
  • Middle Management  
  • PhD
  • Singapore 

Closing On 02 Jan 2020

About Us

Singapore Management University is a place where high-level professionalism blends together with a healthy informality. The 'family-like' atmosphere among the SMU community fosters a culture where employees work, plan, organise and play together – building a strong collegiality and morale within the university.

Our commitment to attract and retain talent is ongoing. We offer attractive benefits and welfare, competitive compensation packages, and generous professional development opportunities – all to meet the work-life needs of our staff. No wonder, then, that SMU continues to be given numerous awards and recognition for its human resource excellence.

Job Description

  • To conduction research on designing and implementing the virtualization based infrastructure to provide system level support for hybrid symbolic execution
  • To implement and experiment the prototype of the virtualization based infrastructure


  • Minimum PhD in Computer Science or closely related disciplines 
  • Solid background in operating system principles, especially on Linux kernel
  • Strong programming skill at the Linux kernel layer
  • Extensive experience in system and software security research
  •  Familiar with x86 virtualization and related techniques