Postdoc position in Edge Intelligence

Edge Networks Group

Deadline for receipt of applications: July 06, 2022 23:59 AoE (07 July 2022, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)

Edge Networks Group at IMDEA Networks Institute invites applications for a postdoc position. The topic of the research is quite broad with the aim of studying trade-offs between energy, inference accuracy, and delay in Edge Intelligence. Researchers with experience in theoretical analysis using tools such as optimization, reinforcement learning, and design and analysis of algorithms as well as researchers with strong systems background in networking and edge computing are encouraged to apply.

Academic Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, operations research or a related field by the start of the appointment.
  • Demonstrated record of individual initiative and originality in research.
  • Strong mathematical/analytical skills with a background in at least one of the following subjects: Probability and Random Processes, Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Convex Optimization, Markov Decision Processes, and Machine Learning.
  • Preference will be given to those whose training, skills, and research interests complement the research interests of the Edge Networks Group.
  • Programming skills in at least one language. Hands on experience with system implementation is an added plus.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory.

What we offer:

  • A vibrant international workplace with the opportunity of collaborating with top research groups at the institute and elsewhere
  • The prospect to publish at top-tier venues in networking/related fields
  • Help with moving to Spain and settling at IMDEA
  • Competitive salary package

IMDEA Networks is an international research institute located in Madrid, Spain, whose mission is bringing fundamental, cutting-edge contributions to the science of computer networks. As a growing, English-speaking center that is establishing itself globally at the forefront of the development of future network technologies, IMDEA Networks offers a unique environment for pioneering scientists to develop their ideas across many research areas, under the lead of a multinational team of highly reputed faculty members.

IMDEA Networks is an equal employer, and explicitly encourages qualified female candidates to apply. Candidates shall submit by the call deadline a CV, motivation letter, and two reference letters through the IMDEA Networks Institute hiring portal, at

For any further question please contact:

Dr. Jaya Prakash Varma CHAMPATI (

Research Assistant Professor, IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid.

  1. Remember to select the following option: Post-Doc: [Post-Doc Researcher] [Edge Intelligence] [2022]
  2. Deadline for receipt of applications: July 06, 2022 23:59 AoE (07 July 2022, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)
  3. If necessary choose as supervisor Jaya Prakash CHAMPATI