Technical Assistant For AI Applications



  • Opportunity to work in global projects, applied to sustainable development and adaptation to climate change, with international colleagues
  • A nice, quiet, and comfortable working environment in a newly established laboratory at TLU.
  • One year contract with possible extension and an attractive remuneration package
  • Work in well-equipped and professional IT environment and IT community
  • On-site training on new technologies by foreign and Vietnamese experts
  • Participation to, and organization of, exciting events (coding camps, seminars, hackathons…)
  • Possibility of short-term and long-term overseas missions under IRD mobility grants


The Technical Assistant works in close connection with the students and investigators in ACROSS, to contribute, with his/her skills in computer science, web-based technologies, and communication, to a better integration and greater efficiency of the research conducted in ACROSS:

  • Making sure that all the software and experimental setups produced in the lab are up and working
  • Helping to coordinate the computer developments made by the team on GitHub
  • Setting up and maintaining the website of the laboratory as well as the websites of the associated projects (PREMISS, SUCCESS, GAMA, COMOKIT…)
  • Designing, with the researchers, the experimental setups for participatory simulations and the access to high-performance computing infrastructures
  • Ensuring that online resources (incl. online simulations and demos on the GAMA platform https://gama-platform.org) are accessible and up to date
  • Applying software engineering methods to improve the quality of the code produced in the project


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science, software engineering, information technology, or data science; FRESH GRADUATES are welcome to apply!
  • At least 6 months ++ of experience in programming languages such as Java or C++ and integrated development environments such as Eclipse or IntelliJ.
  • A knowledge of web technologies and/or WebGL would be a plus.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English (mandatory) to be able to interact fluently with the international staff. French would be a plus.
  • Good ability to understand complex technical tasks, target-oriented and self-driven working style
    Strong teamwork skills. Experience in multidisciplinary international projects would be a plus.
  • Be committed to working for at least 12 months. The position is supposed to be full-time, but this can be discussed during the interview.


5th floor, A1 Building, Thuy Loi University, 175 Tay Son Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi.


Please send your application (CV and detailed cover letter, indicating the reference IRD_ACROSS_IT) to across@tlu.edu.vn before 15th Dec 2021. Applications will be processed on a first come, first served basis.