29/11/2019
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

Senior engineer in IoT wireless networks

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    TechnologyTelecommunications technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/01/2020 19:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    RIS3CAT Tecnologies emergents - FEDER

We are looking for a dynamic and autonomous person to design, implement and test communications protocols for wireless sensor networks. More specifically, the application of Machine Learning methods is sought to obtain a better performance and optimization of the monitoring network in an industrial environment (Industry 4.0). His work will be done within the Looming Factory project, co-financed by the Directorate General of Research of Generalitat de Catalunya within the call RIS3CAT Emerging Technologies through the program for the European Fund for Regional Development (ERDF).

Research tasks

• Capture and documentation of requirements for the system

• Design and testing of different communication protocols

• Development of hardware elements for the integration of systems

• Testing and integration of components and system

• Creation of publications in congresses and magazines

Project management tasks

• Compliance with the goals of the work plan

• Drafting of reports

• Monitoring of the project with the rest of the consortium

Required technical skills

• Experience in programming applications and communication protocols for wireless networks or sensors, such as 6LoWPAN, IEEE 802.15.4, Zigbee

• Statistical knowledge for the analysis of results

• Use of simulation techniques

• Machine Learning Methods for network optimization

• Knowledge in embeded devices

• Knowledge in low consumption networks

Management skills

• Experience in participation and management of R & D projects (technical, budget, etc.)

• Catalan and English (minimum First Certificate in English). Other languages ​​will be valued

Additional comments

Project and Institution that finance the contract : RIS3CAT Tecnologies emergents - FEDER

Web site for additional job details

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Technology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Other: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

Career stage: 

Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs( Post graduate)

Specific Requirements

catalan is also a required language

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Spain
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

EURAXESS offer ID: 467623

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