RWTH Aachen - Chair for Integrated Signal Processing Systems (ISS)
The algorithm group of Institute for Communication Technologies and Embedded Systems (ICE) / Chair for Integrated Signal Processing Systems (ISS) is looking for an excellent Ph.D. student which is hired and paid as a full-time researcher. In the context of a public funded research project new concepts for digital logistics of autonomous electrical vehicles are studied. Within this project, concepts for highly autonomous driving of shuttle buses are developed. Your research focuses on the application, implementation and optimization of machine learning algorithms on embedded systems.
Participation in research projects.
Interaction with our research and industry partners
Participation in project management and event organization
Assistance in teaching, e.g. lecture exercises, labs, and seminars
Applicants should have
Sound knowledge of programming languages such as C++, Python
General knowledge of hardware architectures and embedded Systems (e.g. NVidia Jetson, Xilinx Zynq)
Experience in machine learning, particularly for image/video applications
Moreover, you should be proficient in written and oral English and have a University degree (Master or equivalent) in electrical engineering, computer science or similar fields.
Knowledge in state-of-the-art deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch
Knowledge in GPGPU programming, particularly with CUDA
Digital hardware design using VHDL, Verilog, SystemC or similar
What we offer:
The position is limited to 2 years and is to be filled as soon as possible. The contract can be extended by at least 1 further year. The standard weekly hours will be 39,83 hours.
The successful candidate has the opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree.
The salary corresponds to level TV-L13.
RWTH Aachen University is certified as a "Family-Friendly University". We particularly welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled persons and ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and appointments will be made on merit.
Please send your application by February 1, 2018 to
Lehrstuhl für Integrierte Systeme der Signalverarbeitung
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerd Ascheid
ICT cubes, Kopernikusstr. 16
52074 Aachen - Germany
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