Research Fellow in Machine Learning and Requirements Engineering (ERDF System Analytics for Innovation Project)

Aston University - School of Engineering and Applied Science

We are seeking to appoint a post-doctoral Research Fellow to join a collegiate team of computer scientists and mathematicians, in the area of requirements engineering and domain-specific modelling languages/tools, for machine learning and data analytics applications.

This is an exciting opportunity to carry out industry-relevant research, directly engaging with businesses, and based in an interdisciplinary academic team. You will be required to carry out high quality cutting-edge research, leading to publications in top international venues. There may be opportunities to be involved in teaching.

You will work with multiple small industries and companies on current and future requirements of data analysis problems with a commercial focus. You will be joining a team of experts involved with the technology transfer of leading edge ideas and research in data analytics into the commercial and industrial sectors.

You will have good interpersonal skills to interact directly across academia and industry and from technical to managerial levels. An ability to develop formal problem specifications and capturing systems requirements from commercial problem domains will be as important as your problem solving abilities.

The post is a fixed-term contract, with an expiry date of 31/7/2020.

The project is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

For further information, please contact the head of group, Dr. Peter Lewis on +44 (0)121 204 3190 or

Please visit our website for further information and to apply online. 

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter, recognized recently by a prestigious Silver Award to EAS. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly and supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere”.  

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:


Midlands of England