[ecoop-info] Post-doc position in Sofware Engineeering (6 months)

Přemek Brada brada at kiv.zcu.cz
Mon Jul 2 18:25:44 CEST 2018

One full-time research post-doc position is available in the Research
Programme P2 - Advanced computer and information systems of the NTIS
research centre (http://ntis.zcu.cz/en/o_centru/programy/) at the
University of West Bohemia, located in Pilsen, Czech Republic, for an
enthusiastic individual to carry out innovative research in the field of
computer science with the focus on methods for analysis and verification of
software systems, projects and processes.

The main role is to carry out innovative research in the field leading to
journal and conference publications, having a potential to develop an
internationally leading profile.  The work will be performed under
mentoring of Assoc. Prof. Premek Brada as part of the research group
Reliable Software Architectures; see http://relisa.kiv.zcu.cz/areas/ .

The position offered is full-time for the period of 6 months.
Salary proposed: 63 000 CZK gross monthly wage (approx. EUR 2450 / month).
Expected commencement of work: 1st October 2018 or as soon as possible

Qualification Requirements

-    a properly completed Doctoral Study Programme at university or higher
education institution in the Czech Republic or a properly completed similar
Study Programme abroad recognized in accordance with Act No. 111/1998
Coll., on Higher Education Institutions and on the Amendment and
Supplementation of Other Acts (Higher Education Act)
-    good knowledge of English (at least at the C1 level according to
-    experience with research in one or more of: component or
service-oriented software architectures, static analysis, testing, project
methodologies, repository mining, or related;
-    proficiency with at least one high-level programming language,
-    good ability to communicate effectively and collaborate within a team

Due to the strict eligibility requirements of funding under the Mobility
3.0 project, the candidate for the position
-    must have their PhD degree (or similar) received after 1 July 2011 ,
-    must be a researcher from abroad, i.e. a researcher who has worked
outside the Czech Republic for at least two years during the prior three
years in the field of research, including at least half work load, or has
been a PhD (or similar forms) student abroad; citizens of the Czech
Republic are not excluded,
-    must provide at least 2 publication outputs over the last 3 years .

Deadline for applications is 1st August 2018.

Please refer to
for complete details of the position and the application procedure.
Informal inquieries can be sent to brada at kiv.zcu.cz.

Research Programme P2 "Advanced computer and information systems" of the
NTIS research centre closely cooperates with the Department of Computer
Science and Engineering and its research groups (
http://www.kiv.zcu.cz/en/department/about-us.html).  Both are part of the
Faculty of Applied Sciences, a research-oriented faculty offering a unique
blend of engineering and natural science disciplines in a modern
environment.  Pilsen (http://www.pilsen.eu/tourist/) is a pleasant city at
the confluence of four rivers, with well preserved medieval centre, rich
cultural life invigorated by being the European Capital of Culture 2015,
long tradition of world-class industry and beer brewing, top football and
icehockey teams, modern infrastructure, and easy to reach countryside
offering many opportunities for recreation.

FYI: I will be offline Sat July 7 - Sun July 22.
Premek Brada
  Associate Prof (Software engineering), Head
  Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  University of West Bohemia in Pilsen, CZ

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