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PhD Internship - Geospatial Researcher in Edinburgh

PhD Internship - Geospatial Researcher

Job description

Job Description

Huawei Technologies is offering high calibre PhD students the exclusive Internship opportunities to gain a valuable experience in its Edinburgh Research Centre.


Job Summary

  • The realisation of geospatial data such as indoor maps and trajectories.
  • Providing research team with geospatial data analysis while performing feature extraction.
  • GIS data management.
  • Support the development of tools, solutions and system components for the next generation indoor positioning and navigation.
  • Support the procurement of prior art for the future development of navigation technologies.
  • Cooperation with the partners and field experts in ERC and the UK R&D.


  • Previous experience in delivering research mini projects in geospatial data analysis or data management.
  • Excellent systems programming skills, strong implementation skills in pgSQL, Java or Python.
  • Ability to understand and examine new cutting-edge technologies from prior art and publications.
  • Some experience in the development for navigation systems, maps or geospatial AI is desired. 

What We Offer

  • Comprehensive Research and Development experience;
  • Mentorship from experienced professionals;
  • Accessibility to the world’s latest technologies;
  • Opportunity for training and development;
  • Competitive salary and incentive schemes;
  • The possibility of a permanent position after internship.

We Wish You are

  • A PhD Student/Candidate study in Computing Science, Engineer, GIS or related programmes;
  • Have a good academic background and programming skills, published paper on top conferences or journals in the related fields (Preferred but not essential);
  • Be able to work minimum 20 hours per week;

Right to Work in the UK

We do offer UK Tier 5 Internship VISA to students come from outside of the UK.

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Extra information

Education Level
Working hours per week
4 - 40
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Profession Sub-category
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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