Research Engineer position in Edge Networks Group

Edge Networks Group

Deadline for receipt of applications: October 12, 2022 23:59 AoE (13 October 2022, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)

Edge Networks Group at IMDEA Networks Institute invites applications for a Research Engineer position. Undergraduate students with background in computer science, ECE, or related field are encouraged to apply. Successful candidate will work with IoT devices and study the problem of how to better support emerging deep learning applications in Edge Intelligence Systems.

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.

Eligibility: It is necessary that the applicant have NIF or NIE and a residence/work permit in Spain. Also, the applicant must not have been employed by IMDEA in the SIX months prior to the start date of the contract. These are the requirements from the funding that supports this position.

What we offer:

  • The contract is a fixed 2-year contract
  • 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
  • Competitive salary package

Academic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in computer science, communication engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field with a solid academic record.

Skills Required:

  • Programming skills in at least one language, preferably C/Python. Hands on experience with system implementation is an added plus.
  • Background in machine learning is added plus.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory.

To apply, please send your CV in English and your academic transcript to recruitmentinvestigo@imdea.org indicating “ENG-EN” in the subject line.

Candidates must be aged between 16 and 30 and be enrolled as job seekers in the Spanish Employment Offices at the moment the contract is signed.

The evaluation of candidates CVs for this position will strictly follow a blind recruitment process, guaranteeing the principle of non-discrimination by any reason. All the documents submitted to the recruitment process will be dully anonymized.

Funded by the European Union – Next Generation EU and the Ministry of Employment and Social Economy of Spain through the Spanish Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan, in the framework of “Programa Investigo” call.

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  1. Deadline for receipt of applications: October 12, 2022 23:59 AoE (13 October 2022, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)
  2. If necessary choose as supervisor Jaya Prakash Varma CHAMPATI