About the SnT
SnT is a leading international research and innovation centre in secure, reliable and trustworthy ICT systems and services.
We play an instrumental role in Luxembourg by fueling innovation through research partnerships with industry, boosting R&D investments leading to economic growth, and attracting highly qualified talent.
We’re looking for people driven by excellence, excited about innovation, and looking to make a difference. If this sounds like you, you’ve come to the right place!
The Parallel computing and Optimisation Group (PCOG) is led by Prof. Pascal Bouvry and Dr. Grégoire Danoy as deputy head.
PCOG conducts research on parallel computing and optimization techniques, in particular how different species may co-evolve taking local decisions while ensuring global objectives, to tackle large and difficult problems.
sustainable development and systems biomedicine; Unmanned autonomous vehicles (UAV), Smart Cities. Detailed information about the group is available at
These are fully funded positions for 3 years (extendable to an additional 4th year) within
the joint Research / Teaching programme between the Luxembourg Institute of Standardisation, Accreditation, Safety and Quality of Products and Services (ILNAS) and the University of Luxembourg, that aims at creating an innovative environment for smart- ICT and the related standardization efforts.
Three smart- ICT targets have been identified as Trustworthy ICT, Aerospace, and Construction.
The successful candidates will join a strong and motivated research team led by Prof. Pascal Bouvry in order to carry out research to pursue a PhD on the following topic : Trustworthy ICT (#1), Aerospace (#2), and Construction (#3).
The position holders will be required to perform the following tasks :
Qualification : The candidates should possess an MSc degree or equivalent in computer science, computer engineering, or applied mathematics.
Experience : The ideal candidates should have some knowledge and experience in a number of the following topics :
Language Skills : Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English are required. Knowledge of French, German or Luxembourgish is desirable.
Here’s what awaits you at SnT
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Students can take advantage of several opportunities for growth and career development, from free language classes to career resources and extracurricular activities.
Application should include :
All qualified individuals are encouraged