Postdoctoral fellowship

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Florianópolis, Santa Catarina (BR)
Salary: R$7.500,00 for 40 hours per week.
Jul 31, 2019
Sep 30, 2019
Contract Type

The institute ISI-SE at Brazil, Florianopolis is seeking a Postdoctoral research in the area of industrial internet of things, optimization and advanced manufacturing. 

The expected start date is Sept. 2019.

The successful candidate should possess a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other closely related areas with a strong research background in Cloud Computing, Big Data, Machine Learning and/or Artificial Intelligence. The candidate should have a proven record in conducting quality research, strong oral and written communication skills in English, and excellent computer programming skills.

The position is for 12 months and can be extended for another 12 months based on performance.

Interested applicants should be at or contact


Review of applicants will continue until the position is filled.

Key duties and Responsibilities 


  • To work under the direction of the Project Leader.


    To undertake research tasks related to modelling and development as well relevant to the area theme. 


    To conduct a specified programme of research under the supervision and direction of Project Leader.


    To undertake collaborative research tasks with other members of the project team based at Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) and with the industry partner.


    To undertake possible travel to other Confirm sites for collaborative research, events/open days or other events related to Confirm Centre activities.



Essential Criteria


  • A PhD in Engineering or Computer Science.


    Strong experience with software development. 


    A capability of working within a project team to achieve results.


    Skills in C/C++, Java or Python.



Desirable Criteria


  • Experience with industrial Internet of Things technologies.


    Strong research background in Cloud Computing, Big Data, Machine Learning.


    Strong portfolio in a public repository like github.



Offer Details


  • Salary: R$7.500,00 for 40 hours per week.


    Post Duration: 12  months and can be extended for another 12 months.


    Close work with the main industries of Brazil.