Title: Software Engineer for a Ph.D.-level Project on Aspect-Oriented Instruments for Enterprise Applications, including Microservices and IoT.
Baylor University, Computer Science, Texas, USA
Supervisor: Tomas Cerny (http://cs.baylor.edu/~cerny)
Start Spring/Fall 2019 (open until filled)
This broad project looks into contemporary issues in Enterprise Application Design. It aims to find
efficient solutions to deal with development and maintenance efforts, management, control, security
and global governance and to bring new perspectives and opportunities for the most recent technology.
The candidate can profile to work on a large project involving Microservices, a custom smart IoT
environment or Security addressing specific goals. The direction may include aspect-oriented software
design, generative approaches, automation or data processing and decision making.
All successful candidates should have (or expect to have) a master’s degree in Computer Science (or
closely related fields such as Informatics) and a background in software engineering with experience
in enterprise application design and development. The candidate should have programming skills
ideally in Java EE, and be familiar with some of these technologies: Docker, AWS, OpenShift /
Kubernetes, Reflection API or code-transformation. The candidate will work in a team with graduate or
undergraduate students and co-supervise them. Good writing skills are expected to publish research
manuscripts with the supervisor.
This project is advertised in relation to the research areas in the discipline of Computer Science
at Baylor University. All applications must be completed online: https://grad.baylor.edu/apply/.
You should apply for Ph.D. in Computer Science, to ensure that your application is passed to the
correct program for review. For more details on our application process, please refer to our admission
information page at: https://www.ecs.baylor.edu/computerscience/index.php?id=869038.
Inquiries on this project can be made to Dr. Tomas Cerny (firstname.lastname@example.org)
with a copy of your curriculum vitae and cover letter. All general inquiries regarding the application
process can be directed to the Computer Science Graduate Program (email@example.com).
A competitive stipend and full tuition scholarship are available for qualified applicants for up to five
years at Baylor University, while expected to undertake the Ph.D. studies, successfully finish the
program and receive a Doctoral Degree.