Back to search results

Research Assistant in Edge Computing

University of Oxford - Department of Engineering Science,

Location: Oxford
Salary: £32,332 to £38,205 per annum, pro rata
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 26th February 2024
Closes: 8th March 2024
Job Ref: 171295

We are seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) Research Assistant to join the Computing Infrastructure research group at the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford).  The post is funded by UKRI EPSRC and is fixed-term until 31 September 2024.

In this project, Oxford is leading research of dynamic-swarm networking, using programmable data planes and the P4 programming language to enable autonomous network-accelerated operations through in-network computing integration. the post-holder will be involved in the design, implementation and evaluation of an intelligent road side unit solution, and its integration with project partners’ contributions. The scope of the research will encompass aspects such as hardware acceleration, FPGA design, and sensor fusion. The role provides an exciting opportunity for a collaborative research with leading industrial and academic partners, involving aspects of networking, programmable hardware, and acceleration.

You should possess a relevant first degree together with experience in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field. Additionally, you should have an demonstrable knowledge in Computer Networks, Road Side Units and their operation as well as significant coding experience in both Verilog and Python and significant coding experience in both Verilog and Python, and working in a Linux environment and related scripting languages. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Noa Zilberman (email: noa.zilberman@eng.ox.ac.uk)

For more information about working at the Department, see www.eng.ox.ac.uk/about/work-with-us/

Only online applications received before midday on Friday, 8 March 2024 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

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:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

Job tools
 

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Ok Ok

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Account Verification Missing

In order to create multiple job alerts, you must first verify your email address to complete your account creation

Request verification email Request verification email

jobs.ac.uk Account Required

In order to create multiple alerts, you must create a jobs.ac.uk jobseeker account

Create Account Create Account

Alert Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your account is currently blocked. Please login to unblock your account.

Email Address Blocked

We received a delivery failure message when attempting to send you an email and therefore your email address has been blocked. You will not receive job alerts until your email address is unblocked. To do so, please choose from one of the two options below.

Max Alerts Reached

A maximum of 5 Job Alerts can be created against your account. Please remove an existing alert in order to create this new Job Alert

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your alert was not created at this time. Please try again.

Ok Ok

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

 
 
More jobs from University of Oxford

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended

jobs.ac.uk has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing jobs.ac.uk on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge