REC: Senior Research Fellow

Work on an exciting project entitled "Computational Intelligence Platform for Evolving and Robust Predictive Systems (INFER)" funded by the European Commission. This is a joint project with Bournemouth U. (UK), Evonik Industries (Germany), and Research and Engineering Center, Poland.

Location: Wroclaw, Poland

REC Research & Engineering Center is a dynamic company dedicated to software engineering. REC is a company of an international scope and character, the place where you will be confronted with the most innovative technologies and IT projects from around the world.

We are seeking an Experienced Research Fellow to work on an exciting project entitled "Computational Intelligence Platform for Evolving and Robust Predictive Systems (INFER)" funded by the European Commission within the Marie Curie Industry Academia Partnerships and Pathways (IAPP) scheme. This is a collaborative project between Bournemouth University from UK, Evonik Industries from Germany and Research & Engineering Center from Poland.

This is a fixed term appointment for up to 18 months.

Successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Take a lead, individually and with others, in the software engineering research stream of the INFER project.
  • Play an instrumental role in the development and implementation of the advanced version of the INFER software platform.
  • Disseminate results as appropriate, including writing and publishing peer reviewed articles, conference papers and/or books.
  • Present research findings in seminars and at conferences.
  • Take active part in the project events and visit other project partners as required.
  • Define research objectives and questions and generate new approaches.
  • Help with the organisation of events, supervision of younger researchers and project coordination activities.

Applications will be reviewed and interviews conducted on on-going basis so you are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


  • Applicants should have a good mathematical background and hold a Doctorate (or have equivalent experience in research and development) in computer science, mathematics, physics, engineering, statistics or a similar discipline
  • Candidates should have very strong programming skills in Java and a problem solving attitude
  • Experience in multi-core and distributed data processing, data bases (SQL or NoSQL), GUI programming (particularly for the Eclipse platform), and familiarity with the general concepts of machine learning and data mining is preferred although fast learners are always welcome.
  • The applicant should satisfy eligibility for Experienced Researchers as defined by the EC. They must, at the time of the recruitment, be in possession of a doctoral degree or have between 4 to 10 years of full time equivalent research experience. Additionally, eligible researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc) in Poland for more than 12 months, in the 3 years immediately prior to the date of selection

We offer:

  • Opportunity for professional development
  • Professional training system
  • Stable working environment
  • Social package: private medical care, meals subsidies and various forms of sports and cultural activities
  • A friendly working atmosphere in a dynamic team
  • Working in international environment, foreign business-trips

If you are interested in the position please send your CV in English to

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