Research Engineer

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
16 Dec 2022
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Requirements

  • Knowledge on Soil and leaf spectroscopy, proximal modeling, soil sciences, geospatial statistics, artificial intelligence classification algorithms.
  • Monitoring the status of soil and plants inside and outside the greenhouse
  • Utilizing Sensing Technology to monitor the soil and crops
  • Perform any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager


Candidate Profile 

Essential Criteria

  • Msc on Environmental Engineering, agriculture engineering, geology or related field
  • Field experience on soil and agriculture fields.
  • Experience of undertaking assigned research tasks and starting to manage own workload
  • Contributing to scientific papers and academic journal articles where possible acting as lead/ corresponding author
  • A willingness to contribute to a collaborative and supportive team culture
  • Excellent English language communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to function as part of a team working on multiple tasks with competing demands and deadlines
  • Well-developed reasoning and problem-solving skills

Desired Criteria

  • Masters gained from and/or experience working in a top 200 QS or THE ranked University
  • At least 2 year of increasingly accountable relevant experience as a researcher in academia or in industry
  • At least 1 lead author publication in a Q1 journal in the relevant field
  • Experience contributing to high impact publications in top 10% journals in the relevant field

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team (

Primary Location : KUK – Khalifa University
Job : Research Engineer
Schedule : Regular
Shift : Standard
Job Type : Full-time

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