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Sweden Postdoc Position in Networked Systems, Computer Science, Internet Services

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

KTH invites post-doctoral position to design, implementation, and evaluation of distributed systems and networks for building ultra-low latency Internet services in the ULTRA project at Prof. Dejan Kostic Lab, KTH Kista campus, Sweden (Job opportunities for expertise in distributed systems, networking, programming and operating systems)

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General Info

Position: Postdoc Position
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field:
Deadline to Apply: Expired
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: 2 years
Salary: According to standard norms

Workplace:
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
KTH Kista
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Kistagangen 16, Kista Sweden, ,

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Qualification Details

A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline, and exhibit a high degree of scientific skills. You should also have a solid background in distributed systems, networking, programming and operating systems, and very good knowledge of English in speech and writing.

It is important that you have very good skills in critical thinking and very good knowledge of C ++, UNIX, and in any scripting language.

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with a willingness to experiment and explore and have international publications in journals and at conferences.

Requirements

A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline (With some exceptions for special reasons such as periods of sick or parental leave, kindly indicate if such reason exists in your resume).

Preferred qualifications

Teaching abilities and awareness of diversity and equal opportunity issues, with specific focus on gender equality are meriting.We place great emphasis on personal qualities such as independence and collaboration skills.

Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The advertised post-doctoral position is within an ambitious, 5-year European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Project titled “ULTRA”, led by Prof. Dejan Kostic (https://people.kth.se/~dejanko). In this 2 Million EUR project, we want to dramatically change the way Internet Services are constructed.

Your work will entail design, implementation, and evaluation of distributed systems and networks for building ultra-low latency Internet services. Examples include advanced highly streamlined server software, Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) chains at the true speed of the underlying hardware, intra datacenter load-balancing, and agile and efficient geo-distributed data storage systems that meet their Service Level Objectives.

As a member of the research lab, you will be involved in experimental systems work in collaboration with faculty members and several doctoral students at our research lab. You will contribute to scientific publications as well as to new grant applications.

How to Apply?

Online Application through "Apply Now" Button from this page or from advertisement webpage (URL below)

Reference Number: J-2021-2719
(If any, use it in the necessary place)

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Documents Required

Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the instructions in the ad.

The application must include:

  • CV including relevant professional experience and knowledge.
  • Cover letter (detailing both your previous scientific work experience and your interest in this position)
  • Research statement (max 2 pages) and
  • Contact information for three references

Your complete application must be received by KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

About the Employer:

Offer

  • A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and skills for a sustainable future.
  • Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and dynamic working environment
  • Works in Stockholm, in close proximity to nature
  • Help to relocate and be settled in Sweden and at KTH.

Read more about what it is like to work at KTH

Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values.For information about processing of personal data in the recruitment process please read here.

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