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!
We offer attractive PhD candidate positions including industrial PhD positions conducting research in close cooperation with an industrial partner.
The successful candidates will join the Computer Vision, Machine Intelligence and Imaging (CVI2) headed by Prof. Djamila Aouada in order to pursue a PhD in the general area of Computer Vision.
Multiple positions are open. They will carry out research in predefined topics contributing to CVI2’s activities in computer vision and pattern recognition.
CVI2 offers the opportunity to work on industrial projects (with industrial partners such as Lift-Me Off, ARTEC 3D and DataThings) or national and international academic projects.
CVI2 is a young group composed of highly motivated and active members. Their work focuses on innovative research topics such as 3D shape modelling, 6DOF object pose estimation, human behavior understating, and deep learning and is disseminated in top-tiers venues.
The position holder will be required to perform the following tasks :
Carrying out research in a predefined topic and producing results
Disseminating results through scientific publications
Providing support in setting up and running experiments in the SnT Computer Vision laboratory
Proposing and implementing real-time solutions
Participating in organizing relevant workshops and demonstrations
A master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or a related field
Strong background in image / signal processing or / and in computer vision
Strong programming skills in Python / Matlab / C / C++
Strong mathematical background
Familiarity with deep learning frameworks such Pytorch, Tensorflow
Commitment, team working and a critical mind
Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English are mandatory
Here’s what awaits you at SnT
A stimulating learning environment. Here post-docs and professors outnumber PhD students. That translates into access and close collaborations with some of the brightest ICT researchers, giving you solid guidance
Exciting infrastructures and unique labs. At SnT’s two campuses, our researchers can take a walk on the moon at the LunaLab, build a nanosatellite, or help make autonomous vehicles even better
The right place for IMPACT. SnT researchers engage in demand-driven projects. Through our Partnership Programme, we work on projects with more than 45 industry partners
Multiple funding sources for your ideas . The University supports researchers to acquire funding from national, European and private sources
Competitive salary package . The University offers a 12 month-salary package, over six weeks of paid time off, health insurance and subsidised living and eating
Be part of a multicultural family . At SnT we have more than 60 nationalities. Throughout the year, we organise team-building events, networking activities and more
But wait, there’s more!
Complete picture of the perks we offer
Discover our Partnership Programme
Discover CVI2’s research activities
Contract Type : Fixed Term Contract 3 Year
Location : Kirchberg
Job Reference : UOL03720
Start Date : as early as possible
Applications should be submitted online and include :
List of three referees, including details (name and email address, etc.)
Transcript of all modules and results from university-level courses taken
Research statement and topics of particular interest to the candidate (300 words)
All qualified individuals are encouraged