Postdoc Position in Computer Engineering, Mid Sweden University

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Postdoc Position in Computer Engineering: Mid Sweden University is seeking a talented and motivated candidate for a post-doctoral position in Computer Engineering with a focus on Visual AI. The successful applicant will work on innovative Visual AI solutions to develop next-generation augmented and immersive media for remote presence and operation.

Postdoc Position in Computer Engineering (Visual AI)

Designation: Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Area: Visual AI, Image Processing, Computer Vision, Optimization, Machine and Deep Learning

Location: Sundsvall, Västernorrlands län, Sweden


  • PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, Mathematics, or equivalent.
  • PhD degree must be completed no longer than three years prior to the application closing date.
  • Demonstrated expertise in Image Processing, Computer/Machine Vision, Machine and Deep Learning, Optimization algorithms.
  • Strong mathematical knowledge and software programming skills, particularly in Python/PyTorch/TensorFlow.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

Job Description: The successful candidate will join the Realistic 3D research group at the STC research center, collaborating on a project involving international academic and industrial partners. The research will focus on six degrees of viewing freedom, super-resolution for 360 video streaming, and integrating 3D scanned objects into augmented reality for remote operations. Key tasks include algorithmic development using physics-based machine learning and the latest deep learning technologies.

How to Apply: Submit the following documents in English (preferable) or Swedish through the recruitment system:

  • Cover letter (max. 1 page)
  • Verified curriculum vitae
  • Statement of research interests (max. 1 page)
  • List of publications
  • Copies of official transcripts and degree certificates (PhD+MSc+BSc) and their English translations (Swedish certificates are accepted)
  • Diploma Supplement
  • Links to PhD and MSc theses
  • Links to up to 5 publications
  • Contact details of two referees
  • Any other relevant documents

Last Date for Apply: 16 September 2024

Contact Information:

Terms of Employment: Full-time position (100%) for 2 years, starting 1 October 2024 or as agreed. Primarily research-focused, with teaching comprising no more than 20% of the working hours. Employment benefits include parental allowance supplement, fitness program, healthcare, occupational pension, and insurance. 28 paid vacation days per year, increasing with age.

Union Representatives:

  • Per Bergman, Fackförbundet ST, 010-1428371
  • Börje Norlin, Saco, 010-1428594

Additional Information: Reference number MIUN 2024/1719. Published on 2024-06-26.

Contract Type: Full-time

First Day of Employment: 1 October 2024 or as agreed

Salary: Determined individually

Number of Positions: 1

Working Hours: 100%



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