PhD Positions in Network Intelligence

Networks Data Science Group

Deadline for receipt of applications: 14 March 2022, 14:00h Europe/Madrid Time

The Networks Data Science group at IMDEA Networks Institute has an opening for a PhD student position in the area of Network Intelligence (NI). The successful candidate(s) will contribute to ongoing activities of the group, by investigating the design of practical AI models that support mobile network functionalities, and their integration in a cutting-edge experimental research testbed.

The position offers:

  • Hands-on training in advanced design of machine learning and AI models
  • Hands-on training in applying AI models in practical network environments
  • A unique opportunity to test AI models with large-scale measurement data
  • Access to a high-end experimental platform for NI solution prototyping
  • A vibrant, collaborative, multi-cultural and English-speaking environment
  • The prospect to publish at top-tier venues in networking.

The position requires:

  • A degree in Computer Science or related field, with a solid academic record
  • Excellent programming skills
  • A strong interest in experimental systems
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Enthusiasm for interdisciplinary research.

Inquiries on the position can be directed to the group head, Dr. Marco Fiore, via email at

Candidates shall submit by the call deadline a CV, a motivation letter, and two reference letters through the IMDEA Networks Institute hiring portal, at

The selected student will be supervised by Dr. Marco FIORE


These positions may be cofounded by the project AEON, subproject AEON-ZERO with reference TSI-063000-2021-52, funded by the European Union-NextGenerationEU through the Spanish Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan; which was awarded under Royal Decree 1040/2021 (call UNICO 5G I+D, year 2021).

The candidates may also take part of ECOMOME project, awarded in CHIST-ERA 2020 call, which may receive funds from the Ministry of Science and Innovation through “Proyectos de Colaboración Internacional” PCI2022-1 call

  1. Remember to select the following option: PhD: PhD Student positions [2022]
  2. Deadline for receipt of applications: 14 March 2022, 14:00h Europe/Madrid Time
  3. If necessary choose as supervisor Marco FIORE