C2SMART Center is seeking a Researcher to work on faculty-led research projects on big data in transportation and smart cities. The candidate will be expected to conduct research into emerging advanced tools and technologies used in developing new tools and platforms to analyze, process, visualize, and facilitate usage of big data from existing and new data sources. The candidate will be assigned to research projects to perform tasks that include assisting the Principal Investigator (PI) in developing novel ways to merge advances in data science and analytics and computer science with traditional and non-traditional transportation datasets from various research projects with significant computational requirements.
The duties of the qualified candidate(s) for this position include:
conducting research into emerging advanced computational tools to store, analyze, and utilize big data from various sources
experimenting with different desktop/mobile applications in support of research projects,
working with large scale databases,
working with graduate students,
documenting developed tools, and in support of project deliverables.
The candidate(s) for this position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree in Civil/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a similarly related field. A master's degree or Ph.D. is highly preferred but not required. The ideal candidate will possess:
experience in working with technical tools used for transportation datasets, including web-based solutions for research output,
a background in multiple areas of research including, big data, machine learning, etc.,
strong skills in transportation applications including web-based mapping APIs,
experience with database design, implementation, and performance tuning,
excellent documentation and communication skills.
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Applicants should submit a resume. Review of applications will begin as soon as possible and will continue until the position is filled.
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