The Mobile Wireless Internet Group is seeking a RESEARCH ENGINEER .
The researcher will be involved in the H2020 TERMINET project , where i2CAT has to design and implement a prototype IoT solution that includes terminals and a gateway, using IoT protocols based on the Recursive InterNetwork Architecture (RINA).
The researcher will need to carry out the following technical tasks :
Understand the requirements of the use cases.
Understand the philosophy of the RINA architecture, and use it to design a customized IoT protocol for the relevant TERMINET project use cases.
Implement the IoT RINA-based protocols on terminals and gateways.
Carry out functional and performance evaluations.
Prepare and carry out oral presentations in technical and progress meetings.
Write technical reports.
In addition to the technical work, the candidate will represent i2CAT within the TERMINET project consortium, attending periodic progress calls, participating in virtual or physical meetings and leading i2CAT contributions to the project.
The researcher will be part of the MWI (Mobile Wireless Internet) research area. The MWI team will provide the required training, supervision and guidance to the researcher.
Who we are :
i2CAT Foundation is a non-profit research and innovation centre that promotes mission oriented R&D activities on advanced Internet architectures, applications and services.
The centre stands for a new open innovation framework, fostering the collaboration between companies, public administration, the academic environment and end-users.
i2CAT’s activities span the areas of Research, playing a key role in the EU Framework Program for Research and Innovation;
Strategic Projects, leading local initiatives that strengthen the digital policies of public administration, and Technology Transfer, fostering R&D collaboration with companies to develop innovative market-oriented solutions.
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What do we offer :
You will be part of a multicultural team. We have a fun loving and friendly international work environment.
Be in contact and work with cutting-edge technology
Work in challenging R&D projects
Fix + variable salary
Option of flexible retribution (restaurant card, transport card, medical insurance, kindergarten)
Flexible working schedule - We know you have a life outside of work and we will work with you to make sure it's kept that way
Fridays afternoon off
Intensive work schedule in July & August
Open space office in Barcelona
Free fruit every week
25 vacation days per year
Casual dress code
Let us know which trainings you need
You will have the opportunity to attend tech conferences and events.
The i2CAT Foundation seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented and, therefore explicitly, encourages women to apply.
The i2CAT Foundation seeks to increase the number of persons with disabilities among its workforce, and therefore explicitly encourages this collective to apply.
Applications should include :
Cover letter stating the motivation and suitability of the candidate
Minimum requirements :
Master degree in Telecommunications, Information Technology or Computer Science.
Proven knowledge of networking protocols.
Proven knowledge of network configuration and analysis tools (e.g. wireshark, tcpdump).
Proven knowledge of networking in Linux OS and experience with Linux shell.
C language programming skills
Proven experience in IoT HW platforms, technologies or protocols.
Motivation for research tasks and proactive attitude.
English language (advanced level, written and spoken).
Learning and documentation skills.
Desired requirements :
Interest in performing a PhD.
Programming skills in Python, C++ or shell scripts.
Experience in real IoT deployments and testbeds.
Experience in European Projects (actively involved)
Responsibility tasks in research projects