Bring your expertise in Deep Learning to an exciting, collaborative research project in Cyber Security. Join Australia’s top-ranked Computer Science School and grow your research career.
2.5 year fixed-term contract, located in our world-leading innovation precinct.
comprehensive; research-intensive; and committed to responding to the major challenges of our time.
The Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) is strongly committed to supporting diversity and flexibility in the workplace.
Improving the representation of women is necessary in our goal to innovate and to strengthen MSE’s reputation as a best-in-class centre of research.
About the School of Computing and Information Systems (CIS) We are international research leaders with a focus on delivering impact and making a real difference in three key areas : data and knowledge, platforms and systems, and people and organisations.
At the School of Computing and Information Systems, you'll find curious people, big problems, and plenty of chances to create a real difference in the world.
Melbourne School of Engineering is seeking an emerging academic with a strong record of research in Deep Learning to contribute to an exciting ARC project focussed on cyber security.
Applicants with a demonstrated research track record in deep learning will be highly-regarded. The role joins a collaborative team including investigators from RMIT and Deakin University and will conduct independent and co-operative research.
There may also be opportunities to undertake teaching and contribute to other departmental activities.
The project is titled Learning the Focus of Attention to Detect Distributed Coordinated Attacks, the focus of this project is to devise a suite of novel attention mechanisms that can focus the search of machine learning techniques for cyber security.
There are 3 key aims to the project :
The role will be located in our world-leading digital and data science innovation precinct, - working from home in the first instance.
You will be passionate about your research area and motivated to produce high-quality outcomes for the project. You will bring an outstanding background in Machine Learning, especially in deep learning for graphs, and exposure to cyber-security.
Your excellent interpersonal skills will enable to you to develop relationships with both internal and external partners.
You Will Have
What we offer you
We offer flexibility, whatever that may mean for you. Many of our benefit programs and onsite amenities are aimed at supporting you - including generous leave, child care subsidies, discounted parking, medical and health care.
We offer extensive opportunities for personal and professional development, and we’ll support you in doing what you love.
We seek to increase the diversity of our workforce and the representation of all members of our community that have been traditionally under-represented.
If you’re curious, motivated and ready to undertake a meaningful and rewarding role we’re ready to meet you.
How to Apply
Apply online, upload your CV and complete the application form.
Please note that we are only able to accept applications from those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions.
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This is a re-advertised position. Previous applicants need not re-apply.