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Research Scientist (f/m/d) for Ubiquitous Industry-grade Networking

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

Ubiquitous Connectivity is the basic ingredient for digitalization. Industrial connectivity solutions are quite often characterized by serving high demanding requirements. Whether it is the flexible production lines in modern Industry 4.0 factories or the IoT-enabled ICE trains of the future, many new wired and wireless communication technologies need to be shaped and adapted. Trends like 5G/6G/Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN), IoT, Virtualization, Edge networking, Localization and AI are key drivers for innovation in these and numerous other vertical domains that Siemens is serving.
Your chance: Join the research group "Industrial Networks and Wireless” at Siemens Technology, and push forward leading edge communication technologies and concepts with high relevance for the Siemens businesses.

What part will you play?
  • High responsibility in shaping and driving research activities in the context of industrial connectivity, consulting our business units on the latest developments in your areas of expertise
  • Close interaction and cooperation with researchers of many different domains and with all Siemens businesses: Digital Industry, Smart Infrastructure, Mobility, Healthineers, Energy.
  • Researching novel connectivity designs, generating intellectual property, and realizing proof-of-concept prototypes
  • Establishing a network of contacts inside and outside of the company and collaboration with academic partners.
  • Definition, acquisition, setup, and execution of internal and public funded (German and European) research projects
  • Selection and supervision of students and PhD students
What you need to make real what matters.
  • Ph.D in the domain of network communications, preferably with know-how in the areas of Non-Terrestrial Networking, satellite networks, edge networking.
  • Deep technological expertise in (industrial) communication and networking technologies, QoS and redundancy mechanisms, network management approaches and protocols. 
  • Proficiency with well-established programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Python, Java) and current network simulation frameworks (e.g. ns-3, OMNeT++, etc.)
  • Software engineering, testing, and integration experience in (non-)production setups
  • Good knowledge of virtualization technologies, NFV and current orchestration frameworks like k8s would be desirable.
  • Experience with acquisition and management of complex R&D projects would be an asset.
  • Very good written and spoken English skills are required, German skills would be an asset or should at least be acquired.
What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Broad range of wellbeing offerings
  • Appealing Siemens pension benefits
  • Location-dependent childcare services to combine family and career
  • Barrier-free locations
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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