13/01/2021

Postdoc position on distributed computing aspects of blockchains


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    IMDEA Software Institute
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer science
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/02/2021 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Madrid
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    2021-01-postdoc-blockchains

OFFER DESCRIPTION

 

Applications are invited for a postdoc position at the IMDEA Software Institute in Madrid, Spain. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Alexey Gotsman on distributed computing aspects of blockchains, including algorithms, abstractions, proofs of correctness and lower bounds. Concrete research topics will be determined based on the common interests of the candidate and the supervisor.

Who should apply?

Candidates should have, or expect shortly to obtain, a PhD in Computer Science, with expertise in distributed computing theory or distributed systems.

Working at IMDEA Software

The position is based in Madrid, Spain, where the IMDEA Software Institute is situated. The institute provides for travel expenses and an internationally competitive stipend. The working language at the institute is English.

Dates

Positions are initially for one year, with possibilities for extension. The starting date can be flexible, given the current public health situation.

How to apply?

Applicants interested in the position should submit their application at https://careers.software.imdea.org/ using reference code 2021-01-postdoc-blockchains. Deadline for applications is February 22nd, 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately.

For enquiries about the position, please contact Alexey Gotsman.

 

The IMDEA Software Institute only accepts applications sent through https://careers.software.imdea.org/

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IMDEA Software Institute
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Madrid
28223
Campus de Montegancedo s/n

EURAXESS offer ID: 594515

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