Research Assistant

Job Req ID:  1575
Employee Category:  Research
Department:  ISTD Pillar

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) has a Research Assistant position in software engineering and computer science education research. The Research Assistant will be required to engage in the design, development, testing, and integration of tools that provide automated feedback and scoring for programming submissions. The Research Assistant will also support research user studies to test the tools for usability and its efficacy for learning. The Research Assistant will have the opportunity to participate in writing research publications about their work. The work environment is friendly and intellectually stimulating.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, or a related technical field.
  • The development of these technologies requires experience in Python and JavaScript programming, familiarity with the Linux/Unix OS, and associated compilation/build tools.
  • Experience with web frameworks, API development, chatbot development, and Large Language Models is advantageous. 
  • Prior experience in software development is advantageous.
  • Diploma holders with a minimum of two years of experience with programming projects using Python and JavaScript are welcome.


Interested candidates may apply, along with a copy of their most recent CV, by writing to Oka Kurniawan