Siemens Technology Research Scientist for Industrial Realtime Communication

Job Description

Position Overview

Siemens offers a comprehensive portfolio of Industrial products, including Industrial Gateways, Servers, and Smart Field Devices. Wired and wireless communication is playing a crucial role in today’s smart manufacturing systems. Robust and highly efficient communication stacks implemented inside our Industrial Communication products and smart field devices are the basis for creating a unique portfolio of devices and solution for our customers.

This position contributes to the global technology innovation of the Siemens Industrial Communication portfolio. The goal is to make use of the latest technological developments and standards in communication technology to enable new features and support advanced use cases in industrial scenarios, e.g. in factory automation. The job includes theoretical work as well as prototyping and field testing of innovative technologies and features.


  • Concept development, prototype implementation and experimental evaluation of innovative product features for Siemens Industrial Communication products
  • Cooperation with business units
  • Contribution to technology selection
  • Contribution to invention reports for patent generation
  • Acquiring and applying new technology knowledge

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience

  • Master/PhD degree or equivalent work experience in network technology or related fields
  • Expertise in TSN (Time-Sensitive Networks), Detnet, and/or related technologies
  • Solid knowledge of Software-Defined Networks, Network Control and/or related technologies
  • Solid software development skills (e.g. C, C++, Rust)
  • Basic understanding of wireless network technologies (WLAN)
  • Capability to analyze and understand complex systems
  • Innovative thinking and passion for technology
  • Ability to work independently and self-motivated within a team
  • Good communication skills in English

Preferred Knowledge/Skills

  • Basic understanding of industrial automation systems is an advantage
  • Good understanding of network security
  • Experience with real-time operating systems (Linux)

Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens Ltd., China

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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