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Post-Doc Researcher

IMDEA Networks Institute is a networking research institute whose multinational team is engaged in cutting-edge fundamental science. As a growing, English-speaking institute located in Madrid, Spain, IMDEA Networks offers a unique opportunity for pioneering scientists to develop their ideas. IMDEA Networks is establishing itself internationally at the forefront in the “development of future network technologies“ and has already incorporated highly-reputed scientists (see our research team here). Our researchers share the potential to shape the future of networking science over the coming years.

Further information regarding our areas of research can be found here.

Post-doctoral Researchers at IMDEA Networks Institute are early-stage, post-doctorate researchers who are looking to establish their research career, working with top senior researchers and a team of young, pre-doctorate researchers.


Post-Doc Researcher (Internet Analytics Group & Global Computing Group)

IMDEA Networks Institute invites applications for a junior postdoc position in the area of computer science and networking. The post-doctoral position is funded by the "Ayudas para la contratación de investigadores predoctorales e investigadores postdoctorales cofinanciada en un 91,89% por Fondo Social Europeo a través del Programa Operativo de Empleo Juvenil y la Iniciativa de Empleo Juvenil (YEI)".  Ref: PEJD-2018-POST/TIC-8811.

Research area

Candidates with a Ph.D in Computer Science and related areas are invited to apply.  The post-doctoral fellow will work under the direction of Prof. Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez and Prof. Antonio Fernandez Anta. The candidate will primarily perform practical research in the privacy and blockchain domains.

More details about the research activities of these supervisors are available at:

Skills Required

  • PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field
  • Past experience in building systems and experimental work in the area of networking, privacy and security or distributed systems is a plus
  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills
  • Interest in mentoring graduate students is a plus
  • Very good organization and communication skills
  • Being a citizen of the European Union and being under 30 years old of age.

Languages

  • Proficiency in English.

Academic Qualifications

  • PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • As a member of the research group, you will be involved in cutting edge research and experimental work, as well as supervision of PhD students and close interaction with IMDEA Networks researchers.

Start Date

01 February 2019

How To Apply

TO APPLY PLEASE FILL IN THIS ONLINE FORM, choosing the position: [Post-doc Researcher][Internet Analytics Group & Global Computing Group][2018].

Deadline for Receipt of Applications

23 January 2019

Post-doctoral Researcher Position (Internet Analytics Group)

IMDEA Networks’ Internet Analytics Group (https://iag.networks.imdea.org/) led by Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez invites applications for a postdoc position in the area of Network Measurements and Privacy.

Research area

The research group is involved in several projects in the general area of network measurements with a particular focus on mobile and web privacy. The post-doctoral fellow will primarily perform research in the context of SMOOTH project, a Horizon 2020 project that aims to develop methods to investigate holistically mobile privacy risks from a regulatory perspective, at scale. One of its goals is developing cutting-edge methods to study mobile applications’ behavior and compliance in the context of GDPR.

More details about the research activities of Prof. Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez can be found at:

https://people.networks.imdea.org/~narseo_vallina/

Skills Required

  • PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field
  • Strong background in networking, privacy or machine learning, ideally including experience in mobile and web privacy
  • Past experience in building systems and experimental work in the area of mobile/web privacy, web crawling, and traffic analysis is a plus
  • Good publication record in top academic conferences and journals
  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills
  • Interest in mentoring graduate students
  • Very good organization and communication skills

Tasks and responsibilities

  • As a member of the research group, the candidate will be involved in cutting edge research and experimental work as well as close interaction with PhD students.

How To Apply

TO APPLY PLEASE FILL IN THIS ONLINE FORM choosing the position: [Post-doctoral Researcher Position][Internet Analytics Group][2018].

Deadline for Receipt of Applications

30 January 2019