Samer Al-Kiswany
Associate Professor
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
University of Waterloo
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Postdoc Opportunity

We are looking for a motivated postdoctoral fellow to join our research team. In collaboration with Rogers, the team is building a benchmark for 5G edge computing platforms and applications. The team is studying a wide range of edge applications to understand their characteristics, build representative models, and build a dynamic and configurable benchmark. The team will use the benchmark to evaluate current edge offerings and explore new designs for edge platforms. The team is working with a group of startup companies and research labs to collect and understand diverse edge applications.



·         Lead and coordinate the group’s effort in collecting and studying applications and data sets.

·         Coordinate with the collaborating groups

·         Mentor graduate students

·         Prepare quarterly reports

·         Help with writing papers and grants



·         A PhD in Computer Science, or equivalent, is required.

·         Experience in designing or deploying distributed systems is an asset.

·         Working with cloud technology is an asset.


Interested applicants should send their CV directly to my email.