Research Engineer position in the Wireless Networking Group

Wireless Networking Group

Deadline for receipt of applications: November 15th, 2023 23:59 AoE (16 November 2023, 14:59h Europe/Madrid Time)

IMDEA Networks’ Wireless Networking Group headed by Prof. Joerg Widmer invites applications for a research engineer position in the area of millimeter-wave networking. Depending on the candidate’s skills, the post-doctoral researcher will work on testbed design and measurements for millimeter-wave networking and communications. As a member of the millimeter-wave team, the researcher will be involved in cutting edge research and experimental work as well as close interaction with PhD students.

For further details about Prof. Widmer’s research activities, visit his publication record.

Skills Required

  • Strong background in wireless networking and communications
  • Excellent practical engineering and problem solving skills
  • Very good organization and communication skills

Academic Qualifications

  • MSc in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field


  • Experience in building systems and experimental work in the area of wireless networking

Contract Duration and Type

  • 12 months, renewable based on performance.
  • Full-time contract. Includes social and health benefits.

How To Apply

Candidates should send the following information as .pdf or .doc attachments to Joerg Widmer

Candidates should submit a CV including at least a list of publications, and a summary of both educational and previous work experience, and previous research projects.

Names and email addresses of at least 2 references will be required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

IMDEA Networks Institute aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore qualified female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Until a balanced ratio of men and women has been achieved at the institute, preference will be given to women if applicants have similar qualifications. IMDEA Networks Institute actively promotes diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants are not to be discriminated against in personnel selection procedures on the grounds of gender, ethnicity, religion or ideology, age, sexual orientation (anti-discrimination). People with disabilities who have the relevant qualifications are expressly invited to apply.

  1. Remember to select the following option: Research Engineer: [Research Engineer] [Wireless Networking Group] [2023]
  2. Deadline for receipt of applications: November 15th, 2023 23:59 AoE (16 November 2023, 14:59h Europe/Madrid Time)
  3. If necessary choose as supervisor Joerg WIDMER