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Postdoctoral Researcher
Texas A&m Engineering in College Station, Texas
 
 
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Date Posted 01/18/2021
Category
Admin-Other Administrative Positions
Employment Type FullTime
Application Deadline Open until filled
 
 
 
 
 

Job Title

Postdoctoral Researcher

Agency

Texas A&M Engineering

Department

Electrical Engineering

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

The Adaptive and Secure Computing Systems (ASCS) Laboratory in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department has an ongoing funded project to design an efficient crypto-processor. The laboratory has developed a set of highly-optimized, parameterizable hardware modules to serve as building blocks for faster design space exploration of post-quantum cryptosystems, especially the systems using Ring-LWE algorithms. As part of these efforts, the laboratory currently has an opening for postdoctoral or research scientist with a strong applied cryptography and post-quantum cryptography background. To see the laboratory’s research activities, please visit the website at: https://ascslab.org/research.html.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake original high-quality research within the research group in the area of computer systems research with emphasis on security, in line with objectives agreed upon appointment and reviewed periodically
  • Produce publications, conference papers and other research outputs, according to agreed objectives, and present research findings at appropriate conferences and meetings
  • Actively participate in internal and external seminars, conferences and workshops aimed at sharing research outcomes, building interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside group, and mutual education
  • Deliver short courses on personal and group research and/or provide consultancy on their usage to other researchers
  • Assist with the mentoring of research students in the laboratory

Required Education:

  • Doctorate Degree

Required Experience:

  • No required experience.

Preferred Education:

  • PhD in computer science, computer engineering, applied mathematics, or similar discipline.
  • Strong academic background in either programming languages, applied cryptography, and machine learning.

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of computational complexity theory and experience with standard proof techniques.
  • Programming experience in one or more high-level languages – e.g. C, C++, Python
  • Foundational knowledge of basic logic circuit design.
  • Strong communications skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong background in abstract algebra, linear algebra, number theory and probability theory.
  • Knowledge of classical methods and techniques of applied cryptography including RSA, Diffie-Hellman, Elliptic Curve and Lattice-Based cryptosystems.
  • Understanding of the construction of cryptographic primitives such as stream ciphers, block ciphers, and hash functions.
  • Basic understanding of quantum computation
  • Familiarity with either the IBM Quantum Experience system or with Microsoft’s Q# quantum programming system.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.



Job Title

Postdoctoral Researcher

Agency

Texas A&M Engineering

Department

Electrical Engineering

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

The Adaptive and Secure Computing Systems (ASCS) Laboratory in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department has an ongoing funded project to design an efficient crypto-processor. The laboratory has developed a set of highly-optimized, parameterizable hardware modules to serve as building blocks for faster design space exploration of post-quantum cryptosystems, especially the systems using Ring-LWE algorithms. As part of these efforts, the laboratory currently has an opening for postdoctoral or research scientist with a strong applied cryptography and post-quantum cryptography background. To see the laboratory’s research activities, please visit the website at: https://ascslab.org/research.html.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake original high-quality research within the research group in the area of computer systems research with emphasis on security, in line with objectives agreed upon appointment and reviewed periodically
  • Produce publications, conference papers and other research outputs, according to agreed objectives, and present research findings at appropriate conferences and meetings
  • Actively participate in internal and external seminars, conferences and workshops aimed at sharing research outcomes, building interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside group, and mutual education
  • Deliver short courses on personal and group research and/or provide consultancy on their usage to other researchers
  • Assist with the mentoring of research students in the laboratory

Required Education:

  • Doctorate Degree

Required Experience:

  • No required experience.

Preferred Education:

  • PhD in computer science, computer engineering, applied mathematics, or similar discipline.
  • Strong academic background in either programming languages, applied cryptography, and machine learning.

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of computational complexity theory and experience with standard proof techniques.
  • Programming experience in one or more high-level languages – e.g. C, C++, Python
  • Foundational knowledge of basic logic circuit design.
  • Strong communications skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong background in abstract algebra, linear algebra, number theory and probability theory.
  • Knowledge of classical methods and techniques of applied cryptography including RSA, Diffie-Hellman, Elliptic Curve and Lattice-Based cryptosystems.
  • Understanding of the construction of cryptographic primitives such as stream ciphers, block ciphers, and hash functions.
  • Basic understanding of quantum computation
  • Familiarity with either the IBM Quantum Experience system or with Microsoft’s Q# quantum programming system.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.


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