The candidate will join a research project about artificial intelligence applications in manufacturing and construction industries. The candidate is responsible for algorithm development and system prototyping.
Target degree: Doctor of Science (Technology)
Study time: Four years (when studying full-time)
Supervisor: Prof. Yu Xiao (mobilecloud.aalto.fi)
Starting date: September 1st, 2018 or any other mutually agreeable date
Site of Research: Department of Communications and Networking (COMNET), School of Electrical Engineering, Aalto University
Research area: artificial intelligence in manufacturing
Optional topics: wearable cognitive assistance, deep video analytic
The candidate must have a master’s degree (or equivalence) in electrical engineering, computer science, cognitive science or in a related study with excellent results. The candidate must have a high motivation for research, and enjoy working in an international and cross-disciplinary team.
For the candidate qualified for the current position, an official Aalto University application process for doctoral studies will be accomplished. Hence, before preparing his/her application for the current call a candidate should ensure that the corresponding formal requirements will be fulfilled: https://into.aalto.fi/display/endoctoralelec/Admission+requirements
Skills and qualities required to apply
- Basic knowledge of computer vision and machine learning
- excellent programming skills, preferable in multiple languages
- good written and oral communication skills in English
- good organization skills
- rigorous thinking
- ability to work independently
- research experience in the field of computer vision or machine learning is considered a plus
Application (in English) should consist of
- Application letter
- Transcripts of studies
- Recommendation letter(s) from previous supervisors or employers
- Proof of English proficiency
The applications for the position are to be submitted through the eRecruitment system no later than June 15, 2018.
Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period and to consider candidates who have not applied during the application period.
Further information: Assistant Professor Yu Xiao, email@example.com (research related information) and HR Coordinator Katja Korpinurmi firstname.lastname@example.org (application process, practical arrangements)
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