Nanyang Technological University

Research Associate (Systems & Software Engineering)

​A candidate for a Research Associate position is sought, who will be placed in my project on “Distributed Adaptive Urban Traffic Signal Control based on V2X Information Infrastructure”, which is expected to start in May 2015 and last four years. The candidate is expected to undertake research on modelling a large urban traffic network, and developing computationally efficient traffic light scheduling algorithms, which are implementable within a V2X infrastructure.

The salary is competitive including a base salary proportional to the candidate's research experience, and an annual performance bonus. The first contract is for one year, and can be renewed up to four years.



The candidate is expected to have at least a master degree in the areas of systems engineering or software engineering.

Strong background in mathematical modelling and simulation, operation planning, scheduling and control with substantial knowledge on optimization methods (in particular, mathematical programming methods) and relevant computational tools.

Past experience in urban traffic signal control and software simulation of large-scale networks will be a plus.

Application Procedure:

Interested candidate please send your CV, a list of publications with relevant journal impact factors (if applicable), and a list of at least two references to:

Prof Rong Su
S1-B1b-59, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
Singapore 639798

Please clearly specify in your application which position is applied for.

E-mail Address for E-mailed Applications:

Electronic submission of application is highly encouraged.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.

Application closes when the positions are filled.

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