Research Engineer, RISE, SCIS

12 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
10 Sep 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Contract
  • Manager
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • Singapore | Closing On 10 Sep 2022

1-year contract

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

  • Study existing quality assurance metrics and analysis techniques for AI systems, especially for commonly used deep neural networks
  • Study common practices used in high-quality AI systems' development and deployment
  • Propose new quality evaluation framework and metrics that improve existing ones and can be used as criteria for certifying AI systems
  • Develop tools for automating AI quality evaluation and analysis
  • Document all the studies, including implementation code and evaluation results, for public release
  • Write and publish research papers and present them in reputable academic conferences


  • Minimum Bachelor degree with first or second upper class degree classification (or their equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, or alike
  • Proficient in at least one of the programming languages Python, Java, C/C++
  • Competent in designing and implementing algorithms and data structures
  • Knowledgeable about AI, deep learning, data mining, and/or program analysis techniques 
  • Knowledgeable about software development methodologies and project management practices 
  • Capable of literature search and identifying relevant resources and tools
  • Good analytical, critical-thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated individual who can work independently and also collaboratively with team members 
  • Able to work under strict deadlines
  • Prior research experience with tangible deliverables (e.g., tools or papers published at relevant and reputable venues) are advantageous

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