Job opportunity - System/Network/IoT Engineer

The I-SENSE Group of the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems invites all interested persons to express their interest for the position of System/Network/IoT Engineer, who will be employed via work contracts for permanent collaboration with the institute.


As a member of the i-SENSE group you will be developing innovative solutions for a broad range of domains. 


  • University Degree in Electrical/Electronic/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • Knowledge of computer architecture concepts
  • Advance knowledge of English (oral & written)
  • Experience in collaborative research projects (e.g. H2020) is considered a plus

Desired Skills and Knowledge

  • Programming languages: C/C++, Python, Java
  • Linux Operating System (daemons, resources, directory structures, deployment of applications, security etc.)
  • Communication protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP etc.), IoT protocols (MQTT, CoAP, AMQP, Kafka, etc.) and security standards.
  • Wireless communication systems (Wi-Fi, LTE, Bluetooth, LoRa, GPS/GNSS etc)
  • TCP/IP based networking and network analysis tools (e.g. Wireshark)
  • General backend development (SQL, RESTful APIs etc.)
  • Software and hardware failure investigation and debugging methods

Nice to have  

  • Advanced knowledge of systems architecture (processor architecture, compiler design, ABIs, linux kernel)
  • Embedded Linux based development
  • Integrating devices at the Edge or Gateway positions in an IoT technology stack
  • Deploying embedded and IoT solutions (hardware, operating systems, applications, cloud services etc.)
  • Performance-oriented programming (algorithmic and platform-dependent optimization, parallel computing, real-time programming, digital signal processing etc.)
  • Virtualization and containerization (VirtualBox, VMware, Docker etc.)
  • Network wiring (coaxial cables, UTP, USB etc.).
  • 5G architecture and terminology (SDR, MANO etc.)
  • Network virtualization and Software Defined Networks (OpenDaylight, OpenVSwitch etc.)
  • Software versioning tools (Git etc.)
  • Experience in translation of end-user requirements into SW requirements

Personal Characteristics

  • Analytical skills to solve complex problems with creativity and attention to detail
  • Highly self-motivated and eager to learn new technologies and investigate solutions
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team
  • Strong desire to learn and accept new challenges
  • Capable to work in a fast-paced environment with constantly shifting priorities and requirements
  • Planning and time-management skills
  • Capable to communicate and collaborate with multi-disciplinary research groups in the context of international research and innovation projects
  • Flexible to travel abroad for short term periods

Why us?

The I-SENSE group offers a great career environment in applied research opening the employers' horizon to an international career. The employee would have the opportunity to work in an inter-disciplinary group while cooperating with major research/academic institutions and well-known companies in Europe and beyond. The position offers:

  • Competitive salary
  • Continuous learning (with the most modern methods)
  • Interesting and challenging work within large-scale projects
  • International dynamic, fast-paced working environment
  • Opportunity to work in a diverse, friendly and creative environment with talented colleagues
  • A clear path of progression, tailored to your talents and ambitions
  • Opportunities to travel abroad

The CV and application must be submitted by 30 April 2021 via email at:      

For more information, please call at +30-210-7723865