Job Details
Posting Date
30/09/2018 Expiry Date 20/10/2018 Job Reference Number: 1081-2018-09-30T11:09:35
Research Assistant
Category Non Faculty Vacancies
College Departments
Department Rise - Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering
Job Purpose

The Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering (RISE) is seeking to hire a full-time Research Assistants (RAs) that are holding master or bachelor degree with high CGPA from a reputable university. Applicants should have a solid background in Computer Science or Engineering.  The RA will be working as a full time researcher in the general field of information retrieval and information security research at the Information Security Center at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), University of Sharjah. The ECE department has two graduate degrees: M.Sc. in Computer Engineering and M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering. The College of Engineering has started a new Ph.D. program in Engineering Management which admits students from all engineering specializations including Computer Engineering.  

Main accountabilities & expectations
  1. Follow all University policies regulations for safe working procedures
  2. Help in doing cutting edge research in the general field of information retrieval and information security.
  3. Implementing simulation programs to test algorithms and scheme related to the center research areas.
  4. Help in carrying experiments to test new ideas and algorithms in the area of information security and information retrieval.
  5. Writing technical reports and papers on relevant research topics.
  6. Help in searching new technologies, ideas, and tools in the literatures and on the Internet.
  7. May perform other duties related to the nature of his/her job as assigned by his/her immediate supervisor.​
Job Specific Accountabilities Not Applicable for now
Required Skills Not Applicable for now
Preferred Qualification & Experience
  1. Master (preferred) or bachelor's degree with high GPA in Computer Science or Engineering
  2. Motivated and can work independently as well as within a team
  3. Excellent computer skills.​
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
  1. Prior scholarly publications and research experience is a plus.
  2. Excellent programming skills
  3. Excellent  writing skills
  4. Excellent communication skills.
  5. Fluent in English language
Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Bachelor's degree/higher diploma
Relevant Experience 1 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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