Microsoft Corporation Post Doc Researcher in Cambridge, United Kingdom

Location: Cambridge, UK

Date posted: 16/04/2018

Closing date for applications: 13/05/2018

Salary: Competitive salary

This is a 2 year fixed term position

Microsoft Research Cambridge (UK) is searching for an exceptional researcher in the area of machine learning and artificial intelligence to work as part of a multidisciplinary team tackling challenging research questions. The researcher is expected to develop a programme of research in novel techniques to provide strong security and privacy guarantees for cloud-based machine learning and artificial intelligence systems. The researcher will join a project team that brings together researchers with backgrounds in machine learning, security, operating systems, and programming languages.


  • Design an program of original research to advance the state of the art in computer security and privacy

  • Design, run, and evaluate the results of scientific experiments

  • Design and implement new algorithms in experimental computer systems

  • Prepare papers for publication in scientific journals and conferences


Must have:

  • PhD or close to completion in Computer Science

  • Experience in security and cryptohraphy

  • Expert understanding of state-of-the-art machine learning and artificial intelligence

  • Strong publication record

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

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