Research Scientist, RISE Lab

Expiring today

22 Feb 2023
End of advertisement period
24 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Contract
  • Manager
  • Doctorate or equivalent
  • Singapore | Closing On 24 Mar 2023

1-year contact

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

  • Design and implement mobile application security and privacy solutions
  • Conduct evaluations and/or user studies to validate the effectiveness of the algorithms and tools
  • Write and publish research papers and present them to reputable academic conferences
  • Package the documents, implementation code, evaluation results of the project for public release
  • Liaise with other team members of this project to realize the overall goal of the project


  • Minimum PhD in Software Engineering/Computer Science/Information Systems from a top-tier or local university
  • Strong relevant research capability and track record in research as evidenced by at least 3 first-authored full-length papers in major Software Engineering / Cybersecurity research conferences / journals. At least one of them must be published in a top venue.
  • Excellent knowledge about software engineering research or cybersecurity research
  • Highly fluent in programming
  • Competent in designing and implementing algorithms and data structures
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated individual who can work independently and also collaboratively with team members 
  • Able to work under strict deadlines

Similar jobs

Similar jobs