Open Position for Research Assistant

School of Computing at National University of Singapore is looking for research assistants to join the Singapore Blockchain Innovation Programme (SBIP). SBIP aims to build a collaborative and nationwide technical community, with the mission to advance blockchain technologies for businesses to be more competitive in the new digital economy.

Job Scope

  • Conduct research in the area of blockchains, distributed systems and protocols, databases, data processing.
  • Work with the Research Assistant Professors and Research Fellows to articulate blockchain research projects.
  • Manage and work with graduate students on blockchain research projects.
  • Conduct large scale experiments in distributed settings.
  • Work with the SBIP technical team to integrate the research outcome into business-ready products and services.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science with focus on distributed systems/databases/blockchain.
  • Experience in building distributed systems.
  • Proficiency in at least one of the following languages: C/C++, Java, Python, Go, node.js.
  • Proficiency in Linux-based OS command line interface and scripting.
  • Knowledge of database principles, networking, containers, virtual machines.


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