Research Scientist - Optimization & Control

MULHUDDART, DUBLIN

IBM Research - Ireland is active in developing assets and theories to support IBM’s activities that address decision making in uncertain and complex environments. Some application domains include, but are not limited to, the areas of automotive, traffic, social care, healthcare, airlines and internet of things.

Required:
• PhD Degree in any of the following domains: Robust Control, Queuing theory, Convex optimization, Stochastic control, Game theory , Optimization under uncertainty, Distributed control and optimization, Nonlinear optimization, Natural Language Processing
• Strong publication record in top-tier research conferences and journals
• At least 3 years’ experience in programming in Java or C++
• English: Fluent

Preferred:
• Experience in one of the following domains: Automotive, traffic, power systems, internet of things
• Strong software engineering and development skills
• Experience with H2020 projects

About Us
The IBM Research – Ireland laboratory was established in 2010. Our core mission is to pursue cutting-edge research on a portfolio of societal challenges. We seek to cultivate close relationships with academic and industrial partners, to be a great place to work for world-class talent, promote diversity in IT and Science, and help to drive Europe’s innovation agenda.
IBM Research conducts scientific research and develops technologies and processes for use with IBM products and customer applications. IBM is a leading manufacturer of computer hardware and a leading provider of products and services, including infrastructure, hosting, and
consulting services. IBM Research fosters close partnerships with the other IBM divisions, and consequently we are constantly exposed to real world problems. This puts IBM Research in a unique place where we become aware of fundamental research challenges and opportunities in
the real world before they are visible to the research community at
large.

We offer:
  • A stimulating, cross-disciplinary environment in a leading, global research organization,
  • Opportunities for a combination of scientific and industrial research with real-world impact
  • Excellent ties to academic and industrial research labs worldwide
  • Up-to-date infrastructure and resources
  • The ability to take part in large-scale international research projects
We expect:
  • Excellent technical skills, interest in code development
  • Willingness to go beyond scientific investigation by building assets for our clients and business units
  • Work with business development teams to ensure that solutions have an impact
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively as part of a team
  • Achieve impact in an applied research lab through projects, scientific publications and patenting
  • Strong interest to tackle problems arising from real-world applications

• PhD Degree in any of the following domains: Robust Control, Queuing theory, Convex optimization, Stochastic control, Game theory , Optimization under uncertainty, Distributed control and optimization, Nonlinear optimization, Natural Language Processing
• Strong publication record in top-tier research conferences and journals
• At least 3 years’ experience in programming in Java or C++
• English: Fluent


Group ID: IBM Research
Brands: IBM
Country: Ireland
Job Family: Not Applicable

Type: Full-Time

Experience: Mid-Senior Level

Category: Research

Reference ID: 88071BR

Date Posted: 03/13/2017