Research Fellow – Wireless Sensor Networks

University of Surrey - Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Location: Guildford
Salary: £30,688 to £33,518 per annum Fixed Term

Institute for Communication Systems (ICS) is the home of the 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) at the University of Surrey. ICS provides an excellent infrastructure and academic and industry links. It has strong track record in the Internet of Things, semantic technologies and data analytics and also has significant research experience in cross-layer optimisation and physical layer to application layer network design and management. The institute has state-of-the-art research facilities and environments such as large-scale experimental test-beds, including an IoT and smart campus test-bed, excellent computing facilities and close links with industry (around 50 industrial partners worldwide). You will join an established research group within a strong track record and excellent computing and software infrastructure for first class research.

ICS is seeking to recruit a full-time researcher, for a period of 24 months due to end on 31/10/2019. The researcher will work on the EPSRC funded project "Stepping towards the Industrial Sixth Sense". For this opening, the successful candidate will be required to have research experience in

  • Wireless communication networks
  • Internet of Things and related technologies
  • Data collection and analytics

For informal enquiries please contact Professor Pei Xiao (

Please note, it is University Policy to offer a starting salary equivalent to Level 3.6 to successful applicants who have been awarded, but are yet to receive, their PhD certificate.  Once the original PhD certificate has been submitted to the local HR Department, the salary will be increased to Level 4.1.

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