Presentation of the university
IMT Atlantique, internationally recognized for the quality of its research, is a leading technological university ranked in the 3 main international rankings (THE, SHANGAI, QS)
Situated on 3 campuses, Brest, Nantes and Rennes, IMT Atlantique aims to combine digital technology and energy to transform society and industry through training, research and innovation. It aims to be the leading French higher education and research institution in this field on an international scale. With 290 researchers and permanent lecturers, 1000 publications and 18 M€ of contracts, it supervises 2300 students each year and its training courses are based on cutting-edge research carried out within 6 joint research units: GEPEA, IRISA, LATIM, LABSTICC, LS2N and SUBATECH.
Presentation of the scientific field
The Department of Network Systems, Cybersecurity and Digital Law (SRCD https://www.imt-atlantique.fr/en/school/departments/network-systems-cyber-security-and-digital-law), based on the Rennes campus of IMT Atlantique, is recruiting an associate professor, specialized in the fields of Cybersecurity. SRCD has a staff of about 90 people, including 26 permanent lecturer-researchers.
You will contribute to the teaching in our various courses, including the engineering program within the Cybersecurity specialization topic, as well as the Specialized Master in Cybersecurity. An affinity for continuing education would be appreciated.
You will carry out your research on the security of networks and/or distributed systems, within the UMR 6074 IRISA, in the department D2 "Networks, Telecommunications and Services". In particular, you will contribute to issues related to different application context specific to the SRCD department, namely Industry 4.0, the Internet of Things, large-scale systems and networks (cloud) and distributed applications, up to the processing and protection of large masses of data. A topical background to participate in the scientific activities of the Chair of Cybersecurity of Critical Infrastructures (https://www.chairecyber-cni.org) is expected.
You will contribute to the school's actions in favor of socio-economic and international development in its various forms.
In this context, to join our teams:
You have strong skills in cybersecurity, with a specialization in some of the following fields:
- security by design;
- continuous monitoring through data analysis using machine learning;
- increasing resilience with the help of digital twins;
- federated learning and sharing of intelligence on security;
- automated attacks responses;
- Innovative and adaptive security user interfaces;
- information systems security policies;
- cross-domain security approaches;
- hardware-based security and side-channel detection;
- securing industrial control systems and, more generally, large-scale communication networks;
- web application security;
- certification, security audit and intrusion testing;
- intrusion detection and monitoring.
In the department, as an Associate Professor, you will fulfil the main roles of training, research and development in academic and industrial circles, as well as internationally.
Your scientific skills and your experience in funded project will enable you to develop and participate in partnerships with partners from the economic and academic world, at regional, national and international levels.
You will contribute to the development and influence of the school through high-level publications, a proactive attitude to contract negotiation and an active contribution to the life of the school.
Your significant experience in designing and supervising teaching activities will allow you to promote learning by confronting learners with multidisciplinary problems. You are particularly interested in the competency-based approach, innovative teaching methods and the diversification of assessment methods.
Your command of English is strong enough to teach in this language. French speaking is not mandatory. However, a commitment to learning French is required.
You are really dynamic and know how to develop synergies and manage projects in training and research in a multidisciplinary environment.
Sensitive to the challenges of sustainable development and social responsibility, you act in an ethical and responsible manner and have demonstrated that these dimensions are taken into account in the projects you have carried out.
The post is based on the Rennes campus. Travel in France and abroad is to be expected.
You will be asked to submit an integration project for all the tasks described to demonstrate your motivation for the job.
For more information on the selection criteria, consult the job description of a lecturer-researcher – Senior Lecturer on IMT Atlantique website https://www.imt-atlantique.fr/en/job-description-lecturer-assitant-lecturer
Level of training and/or experience required:
- Doctorate in the field of Computer Science, in Cybersecurity domain
- Highly qualified company researcher with professional experience > 8 years
- English speaking is required. French speaking is not mandatory. However, a commitment to learning French is required
For more information about the position, you can contact:
- Yann Busnel, Head of the Network Systems, Cybersecurity and Digital Law Department: email@example.com
- Stéphanie Delaune, coordinator of the Cybersecurity crosscutting axis at IRISA: firstname.lastname@example.org
To submit your application:
Application form to download from the website https://www.imt-atlantique.fr/en/school/job-offers/recruitment-campaign,
and uploaded via the following address: https://institutminestelecom.recruitee.com/l/en/o/maitre-de-conferences-fh-en-cybersecurite
Deadline for applications: March 31th, 2021
Date of the recruitment committee: May/June 2021
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|Title||Associate Professor (F/H) in Cybersecurity|
|Job location||2, rue de la Châtaigneraie, CS 17607, 35676 Cesson Sévigné Cedex|
|Published||January 15, 2021|
|Application deadline||March 31, 2021|
|Job types||Assistant / Associate Professor  |
|Fields||Information Science,   Communication Engineering,   Computer Communications (Networks),   Cyber Security,   Data Structures,   Information Systems (Business Informatics),   Control Systems Engineering,   Telecommunications Engineering,   Machine Learning,   |