The University of British Columbia (UBC) is looking for a motivated and solution-oriented postdoctoral fellow to work on 5G and Drones for at Mérida Labs. The project is in partnership with Indro Robotics, Rogers, Canada Post and London Drugs.

About the position:
  • As the team leader of 5G connectivity, the candidate will have the opportunity to develop this line of research.
  • The first task will be to work with the partners Indro Robotics and Rogers to further develop these technologies.
  • The selected candidate will support and mentor student teams and will work towards expanding the relationship and the research goals.
  • The fellowship will be for a one-year appointment, renewable, subject to a performance assessment.
  • In addition to communication, project management, and technical writing skills, a suitable candidate for the upcoming program at the University of British Columbia should have technical experience in some of the following areas of study (ranked in order of importance):
  1. Networks
  • Cellular technologies including 5G
  • Cloud architecture, AWS and /or Azure
  • IOT implementation, MQTT
  • Fibre-optics and wireless systems
  • Integration of network devices into mobile systems
  • Network data packet tracing
  • Computer-based local-area networks
  • High-speed Internet technologies
  1. Embedded Systems
  • Integration including experience with Linux deployed on single board computers, ideally Nvidia systems, edge processing
  • Programming microprocessors
  1. Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems
  • Communications and control systems
  • Firmware deployment on flight controllers or use of SDKs for remotely piloted aircraft systems.
  • Power distribution systems for RPAS
  1. Signals and systems experience
  • RF engineering, antenna design
  • Digital signal processing, including Software Defined Radio
  1. Programming (multiple languages)
  • Experience in GUI Design, Analytics, Databases (SQL), Web development and experience working with APIs, such as for map integration
  • Experience in scripting for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications
  • Computer programming for robotics
  • Docker and Container deployment


  • Candidates with a PhD in Computer Engineering, Physics, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Communication Technologies or related field completed within the last 3 years are encouraged to apply.


Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names and contact information of three references and can be submitted to Dr Omar Herrera at with reference number PDFO-54473.

—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization University of British Columbia (UBC
Country Canada
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Subject areas

Computer Engineering, Physics, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Communication Technologies

Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 30 November 2020

Company Information
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  • Address Canada
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