Research Fellow

Nanyang Technological University

Research assistant / technician

Job Description:

Data Scientist / Programmer for Regional ATM Modernisation Programme

Under the Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI) (, Nanyang Technological University, you will be part of ‘Regional ATM Modernisation Programme’ team to perform programming and data analytics for the ASEAN air routes and ATM operations in the region.


Primary Duties or Responsibilities

Specifically, you will:

Undertake research and development related to Air-space management & Data Analytics.

Perform forecasting of traffic flow by data-driven approach

Perform programming support for fast time and real-time simulation tools, doing analytics, and building high quality strategic planning system for future for Air Traffic Management (ATM) eco-system for the region.

Provide expertise on data-driven approach for the broader applied analytics of flow management and inspire the adoption of advanced analytics and data science across the entire breadth of regional ATM system.

Conduct stakeholder meetings to solicit input for development of systems.

Interact with senior personnel such as project lead and ATC operations specialist on significant technical matters and coordinate with other specialist teams within programme.

Represent the Institute at regional/global ATM platforms, international forum/conferences. Occasional overseas travel may be required.


Job Requirements:

Doctorate degree in a relevant field.

At least 2 years’ experience in any aviation-related data-driven and simulation environment. Knowledge of tools like SAAM and AirTop will be an added advantage.

Strong programming skills in C++, Python, etc

Experience in Data Analysis and Data Analytics (knowledge in Aviation / Air Traffic Management will be an advantage)

Good English writing and communication skills

Independent and team player

Application Procedure:
Please submit your full CV, with the names and contacts (including email addresses) of 3 character referees, and all relevant academic certificates to Dr Mohamed Faisal Bin Mohamed Salleh (

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Applications close when position is filled.

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Research assistant / technician


Singapore , Singapore