27/03/2020
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Postdoc candidate for a MSCA IF in deep learning for autonomous vehicle control and cooperative sensing

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  • OFFER DEADLINE
    15/05/2020 23:30 - Europe/Brussels
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
  • LOCATION
    Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    360Lab (application management through Luxinnovation)
  • DEPARTMENT
    University of Luxembourg
  • LABORATORY
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust

The 360Lab at the Interdisciplinary Research Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) of the University of Luxembourg is interested in hosting a postdoctoral fellow within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship programme. 

 

         Please note that this opportunity is not a funded positions (yet); it depend on

         1. The organization selecting you for continuing the process and

         2. A successful proposal written mostly by you (with some input from your host organization           in Luxembourg) and submitted before September 9th 2020.

 

 

Project idea: 

  • The candidate may propose any interesting project in the area of connected and automated mobility.
  • Topics of interest include but are not limited to: deep learning for autonomous vehicle control and cooperative sensing.
  • The research group does have an experimental vehicle with all the needed perception sensor and computing systems (see website). This platform should be a central part of the proposed project.

 

Offer Requirements

  • A PhD degree in Computer Science/Engineering
  • Sound publication track record in the area of the proposed project
  • Experience with optimization and/or machine learning tools
  • Programming skills in Python and/or C/C++
  • Highly committed, excellent team-worker, and strong critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and French

 

Institute description: 

The 360Lab at the Interdisciplinary Research Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) of the University of Luxembourg, is the first thematic research laboratory focusing on smart mobility.

The purpose of the 360Lab is to serve as an umbrella for research projects sharing common equipment and complementary expertise to conduct strategic and collaborative research in the broader area of mobility innovation.

The topics of interest include, but are not limited to: Autonomous Systems, V2X Communications, Artificial Intelligence for Automated Mobility, Security and Resilience of Automotive Systems, Sensing Technologies, Mobility Modeling and Simulation, and Transportation Planning.

 

Benefits

The University of Luxembourg offers highly competitive salaries, a multicultural work environment and is an equal opportunity employer.


 

About Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship:

The MSCA IF are postdoctoral fellowships, financed through the European Commission for 2 year positions, covering salary and research costs of the researchers, who can come from anywhere in the world. The evaluation process of these programmes is more about the project and the career development of the candidate, than his/her publication record. The organizations in Luxembourg that want to host such talented researchers include large public research organizations as well as private companies that offer interesting job perspectives after completion of the fellowship.

Minimal eligibility criteria

  • Individual: applicant applies together with host institute
  • PhD at the deadline or Masters plus 4 years of full time equivalent research experience
  • Not working or living in Luxembourg for longer than 12 months before the call deadline
  • For rules see here or contact your NCP

 

How to apply

Please submit your CV to Charles Betz, Advisor - European R&D and Innovation Support at Luxinnovation, until May 15th 2020 and refer to which position(s) you are applying for; you can also send several finetuned CVs if you are interested in multiple positions. Make sure you address the text and requirements mentioned by the respective hosts. 

Please note that applications are made through Luxinnovation, your contact point for Horizon 2020 in Luxembourg, before being handed over to the host company.

 

Luxinnovation, the Luxembourgish Innovation agency and National Contact Point for MSCA, will support both you and your future host institute during your application phase. For all applicants coming to Luxembourg we offer guidance documents, webinars, training in proposal writing and we will review your proposals if you wish so (depending on our availability). In 2019, MSCA IF proposals from Luxembourg had an average success rate of 28.5%, and proposals reviewed by our service 42%.

More information can be found on our website.

 

  • Connected and Automated Driving
  • Perception
  • Computer Vision
  • Deep Learning
  • V2X
 

 

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