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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-doctoral Researcher Position (Wireless Networking Group)

IMDEA Networks' Wireless Networking Group (http://wireless.networks.imdea.org/) headed by Prof. Joerg Widmer (http://people.networks.imdea.org/~joerg_widmer/) invites applications for a postdoc position in the area of millimeter-wave networking. Depending on the candidate’s skills, the post-doctoral researcher will work on millimeter-wave networking aspects (large scale deployments, resource allocation, location systems, etc.) and/or communications (beam forming, coding, interference management, joint communication and radar, etc.). 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 (http://people.networks.imdea.org/~joerg_widmer/publications.html).

Skills Required

  • Strong background in millimeter-wave networking and/or millimeter-wave communications
  • Very 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

Academic Qualifications

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


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

Contract Duration & 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.

TO APPLY PLEASE FILL IN THIS ONLINE FORM (https://careers.networks.imdea.org/), choosing the position: Post-Doc: [Post-Doc Researcher] [Wireless Networking Group] [2020].

Deadline for Receipt of Applications

05 Sep 2020 - 14:00 (Madrid Time)