Advanced Cyber Security Engineering Research Centre

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OPPORTUNITIES WITH ACSRC

PhD/Masters Student - Casual Research Associate Position Level A1

Project Description

We are looking for a suitably experienced PhD or Masters student to work on a project focusing on the use of SDN-NFV in 5G networks and its security issues. As a part of the project, the student will focus on various use cases of SDN-NFV in 5G network, assess security vulnerabilities and develop security services to secure the infrastructure. The student should be working on OpenCORD, OPNFV, Click router and similar type of platforms.

The Candidate

This position will suit a postgraduate who is undertaking a Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or a related discipline. The ideal candidate will have experience in Linux (Intermediate level), Python (Basic), Java (Intermediate), and Networking Knowledge (Intermediate level).

To Apply

Please submit your CV, academic transcript and cover letter outlining your interest to Vijay.Varadharajan@newcastle.edu.au

Enquiries:  Vijay.Varadharajan@newcastle.edu.au


Postgraduate Cyber Security Research Internships

3 month positions available

Position Description

The Advanced Cyber Security Engineering Research Centre offers candidates the opportunity to acquire knowledge and advanced training in a high growth sector. The areas of interest include the following:

  • Machine Learning and Cyber Security
  • Internet of Things Security
  • Cloud Security
  • SDN and NFV Security
  • 5G Security
  • Secure Blockchain Applications
  • Networked Control Systems Security

ACSRC Director Prof Vijay Varadharajan is internationally recognised for his expertise in cyber security research, development and industry application.

The Candidate

This position will suit a postgraduate who has completed or is close to completing a PhD in Computer Science, Elec Eng, Mathematics or a related discipline. Australian citizenship required.

To Apply

Please submit your CV, academic transcript and cover letter outlining your interest to Vijay.Varadharajan@newcastle.edu.au

Enquiries:  Vijay.Varadharajan@newcastle.edu.au

Applications accepted throughout the year.