Project Officer

The Complexity Institute seeks applications for TWO positions of Project Officer for up to a 2-year term (with a possibility of extension). An attractive remuneration based on the experiences and qualifications and a standard benefit package competitive with the industry will be provided for the successful applicants.

The successful candidate will be part of a research team working on an exciting multidisciplinary project, in collaboration with Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), funded by National Research Foundation (NRF) under the Virtual Singapore (VS) program. The project is focused on using agent-based modelling and simulation technologies to optimize the preparation and operation of emergency medical services (EMS). The following three specific problems will be addressed in the project: i) EMS provision for incidences at crowded places; ii) evacuation of Emergency Department (ED); and ii) placement of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in public housing estates.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate should have strong software engineering expertise in 3D modelling and visualisation and experience on large-scale software development and integration. Preference will be given to the candidates who have experiences in 3D map data and CityGML models. Prior knowledge of geographic information systems (such as ArcGIS) is advantageous but not essential. 

  • At least Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering or related discipline from reputable universities
  • Demonstrated knowledge in 3D modelling and visualisation
  • Experience with large-scale software development and integration
  • Strong programming skills on C++, Java, and Python
  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated and dedicated to the development of the project
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • At least 2 years of research experience


 Please send your resume to Ms Ng Bee Wee at and indicate the job reference number in your email subject, e.g. Project Officer (JOB-2018-0181228)

Please include your full curriculum vitae, publication lists and/or information on years of experience in research work, and name and contact information (e-mail and telephone).

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified

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