Research Scientist (Contract ending 30 Sep 2020), Fujitsu-SMU Urban Computing & Engineering Corp Lab

Singapore Management University | Date Posted: 8-Mar-2019
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Job Nature:
Position Level:
Masters / PhD

Job Description

The Research Scientist will be working with a research team to research and develop methodologies for solving large-scale optimization problems. The Research Scientist will be tasked to

  • Examine if Quantum Annealing (QA) be exponentially faster than Classical Simulated Annealing without compromising solution quality on combinatorial optimization problems
  • Compare with traditional heuristic optimization techniques such as parallel multi-start simulated annealing, genetic algorithms running on clusters


  • PhD in AI, Operations Research, Computer Science or related fields
  • Proficient in Python programming and knowledge in optimization tools such as CPLEX or Gurobi
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated, able to multi-task and carry out tasks independently
  • Excellent team player and strong inter-personal skills
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Singapore Management University