Greenedge ITN – EU project no. 953775
Toshiba Europe Limited, Bristol Research & Innovation Laboratory is seeking to recruit an Early Stage Research (ESR) Fellow as part of an H2020 MSCA European Training Network: “Energy-efficient federated learning at the wireless network edge (GREENEDGE)”.
This is a fixed-term appointment for 36 months. Project title: Distributed ML for radar localization with multiple nodes [ESR15]
Further information about the post is available in the job description: : Job description
Duties, responsibilities and expected results:
The research duties principally target original research within the defined scope suitable for the award of the PhD degree at the end of the project. Specific tasks include:
- To design and develop energy-efficient and privacy-sensitive distributed ML and communication algorithms for radar localization and tracking.
- To carry out a theoretical convergence analysis of these distributed ML mechanisms.
- Implement and test the developed techniques on real systems.
Supervision and Mobility Program:
Once hired, the candidate: will work at Toshiba Europe Limited, performing full-time research under the supervision of Dr Usman Raza (industrial supervisor). will be enrolled in the PhD program at Imperial College London, under the supervision of Prof Deniz Gündüz (university supervisor).
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MCSA) PhD Fellowship Eligibility Conditions
Required: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must not have lived in UK for more than 12 months in the previous 36 months.
Required: No more than 4 years spent in research/work activities after the achievement of the MS degree.
Preferred and desired criteria:
Preferred: A Master’s degree in Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science or equivalent.
Preferred: Very good communication skills in oral and written English.
Preferred: Open-mindedness, strong integration skills and team spirit.
Desired: Good command of the Python programming language.
Desired: Master’s level training in machine learning techniques.
Desired: Prior experience of successfully conducting research and publishing results in top scientific journals and/or conferences.
Salary: £35,471 to £38,815 per annum
Closing Date: 31 May 2021. How to Apply (directly to GreenEdge)
The candidate must satisfy the PhD level entry requirements (country specific academic requirements as well as English requirements