The National Satellite of Excellence (NSoE) in Design Science and Technology for Secure Critical Infrastructure (DeST-SCI) is a multidisciplinary research center funded by the National Research Foundation, Singapore. NSoE is hosted in iTrust, Centre for Research in Cyber Security at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. Research focus in NSoE is on the design of secure and safe critical infrastructure that includes, plants for water treatment and distribution, the electric power grid, maritime systems,  rail transportation, and AV systems.

We are looking for suitable candidates to fill several open positions listed below.  Duration of each position may vary from one to three years based on the specific project the offer is made. Interested individuals may kindly submit their statement of interest and a up-to-date curriculum vitae to  We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview. All positions will remain open until filled.

Position Qualifications* Experience**
Research Scientist PhD 5 Years
Research Fellow PhD Fresh PhDs may apply
Research Assistant Bachelor or Masters degree None

*Candidates with a degree in any field of Engineering and Computer Science are encouraged to apply. All candidates are expected to be proficient in computer programming in at least one programming language.

** Candidates who have made contributions in any of the following areas would be preferred: Attack modelling and anomaly detection; Control systems in Critical Infrastructure; Applied cryptography; Forensics and recovery; Formal modelling and simulation; IOT security testing; Machine Learning and AI; Power grid modelling and analysis.


The following NSoE DeST-SCI Projects have specific vacancies: