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Research Engineer II (Trust Technologies)
3 days ago
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The National Centre for Research in Digital Trust invites applications for the position of Research Engineer II.

Nanyang Technological University's National Centre for Research in Digital Trust (DTC) is a Trust Technology Research Centre to execute a national program to help put Singapore into a strong trust hub. The key objective is to support efforts to create a trusted digital environment for its people and businesses by providing businesses and consumers with greater assurance and confidence as they digitalize.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conduct research and development in trust technologies - translating algorithms into tools and frameworks and implementing working prototypes that can demonstrate how research outputs can be innovated to build new capabilities.
  • Work closely with Centre's researchers to design and develop research prototypes into the proof-of-concept systems.
  • Design and build working tools that can support the technology transfer of new capabilities to research partners and can be used to showcase the value of a given research outcome.
  • Write and maintain technical documentation, presentations, and papers on research into trust technologies testing, helping to educate and raise the overall competency in emerging areas of trust technologies.
  • Engage global partners and researchers to understand latest trends and advance Singapore's mindshare in this domain.

Job Requirements:
  • Master's degree in computer science/ engineering or related fields required.
  • Candidates with minimum of 5 years continuous working experience in a similar role will be considered when appropriate.
  • Bachelor degree with minimum 8 years relevant experience may be considered
  • Proficiency in programming languages Java, C/C++ is a must.
  • Experience in other programming languages and/or frameworks such as Python, Spring will be an advantage.
  • Proficiency with using common Linux distributions such as Ubuntu, CentOS is a must.
  • Proficiency and experience in developing network and communication protocols and using socket programming in cloud-based systems is a must.
  • Proficiency in installing, configuring and using SQL database is a must. Experience in other data processing technologies such as NoSQL, Hadoop will be an advantage.
  • Proficiency and experience in working with different virtualization technologies to enhance cloud service system performance is a must.
  • Experience in developing ML systems from end to end, including data exploration, feature engineering, model training/evaluation will be advantageous.

  • Good communication skills and some interdisciplinary interest is desired, to be able to interact with researchers at the Centre.
  • Ability to work independently and to develop solutions under strict timelines is a must.
  • Ability to code-switch effortlessly between talking business and talking tech, and can help stakeholders, engineers, and businesses easily understand difficult research tech concepts.
  • Good knowledge of system platform development, socket programming, middleware technologies, API development, related application frameworks and service layer models.
  • Familiarity with general API security concepts (such as key validation, authentication, authorisation)
  • Good understanding of relational database and Unix shell scripting skills.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU
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