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!
As the successful candidate, you will join the Security, Reasoning and Validation (SeRVal) group of the SnT, headed by Prof.
Yves Le Traon. You will contribute more specifically to a partnership project with Lombard International Assurance (further referred simply as Lombard).
The topic of the project is Data Science for the Insurance and it concerns the design and implementation of AI and QA methods to support and improve the operations at Lombard.
More precisely, the project investigates concrete use cases for AI and data analytics in order to develop new capabilities such as predictive analysis, client profiling, chatbots, AI-assisted software development, etc.
In addition, the project team will assist Lombard in setting up a development pipeline for AI technologies that will enable and facilitate the exploration of other use cases in the future.
The project is held in close collaboration with Lombard and, as the successful candidate, you will be expected to spend an appreciable amount of your time in their Luxembourgish premises (located in Luxembourg City, in front of the airport).
The supervision team you will be working with is :
You will be required to perform the following tasks :
Qualification : The candidate should possess an MSc degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Applied Mathematics (with background in Computer Science).
Experience : The ideal candidate should have some knowledge and / or experience in a number of the following topics :
Strong programming skills are required (Python and Java). Experience working in life insurance would be a strong asset, and in the financial industry considered as an advantage.
Language Skills : Fluentwritten and verbal communication skills in English are required. French is a plus.
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.
The yearly gross salary for every PhD at the UL is EUR (full time)
Applications should be submitted online and include :
All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.
Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system.
Applications by email will not be considered.
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
About the University of Luxembourg
University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character.
The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world.
The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History.
In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine.
Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its international outlook, #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.
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