Software Research Engineer

If your true calling is working within a leading-edge applied research and development organization; and if you are passionate for inventing, prototyping and engineering breakthrough technologies with awesome applications...... then I think it’s safe to say we should talk. We are seeking candidates with an interest in innovative research as well as a commitment to developing solutions for the real world.

This role is ideal for a technology-minded problem solver who thrives in a business work environment with an academic twist.

Vortex-CoLab combines motivated individuals and active learners that thrive on doing remarkable things every day. We face technology challenges together, with academic insights and business mindsets, to deliver world-class solutions that transform the way the world uses technology.

As a Research Engineer at Vortex-CoLab you will work collaboratively with a cross-functional team of other engineers, researchers and product managers supporting initiatives that will define the next generation of embedded and real-time systems that are highly connected, with massive processing power and performing complex applications. As a member of the team you will drive future concepts and contribute to our innovation roadmap and prototype solutions.

How you can expect to fill your days:

  • Participation in amazing and out-of-the-box Research and Development projects where you will be able to turn ideas into reality;
  • Pragmatic application of classic Perception algorithms and  models to solve complex perception use cases;
  • Integration of driving simulation with network simulation, for building co-simulation environment for simulated V2X vehicles
  • Use your strong technical aptitude to develop and implement software of embedded devices in C or C++;
  • Boost up the creative environment provided to solve analytical problems and debug software.
  • Feed your passion for computer systems and all things tech through the participation in awesome research and innovation projects;
  • Boost up the creative environment provided and demonstrate quickness in learning and ability to experiment cross-cutting technologies

Vortex-CoLab is a growing collaborative laboratory that combines academia and industry allies in an innovation framework to boost tech transfer in the areas of cyberphysical systems and cybersecurity. We are embarking on a journey that merges cutting-edge research and agile market solutions to create top-class products with the highest guarantees of safety and security.

In order to be successful in this journey, we are actively seeking a Research Engineer to strengthen our team.



VORTEX-CoLab is looking for a Software Research Engineers with a MSc in Computer Science or similar (Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, other) and who meet the following requirements:

  • With a keen interest in technology and science you will have between 2 to 5 years of experience in software design and development;
  • Fluency in objected-oriented languages and software architectures;
  • Good programming skills in C++ and/or Python
  • Javascript / node.js / React would be a plus
  • Problem solving and logical reasoning skills
  • Taste for data visualization / Human-Machine Interaction (HMI)
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • A natural inclination to work on a collaborative environment, and the willingness to work on a broad variety of projects

Bonus points for:

  • Awareness of programming for the use of sensors and actuators (Robotics perception / control)
  • A real thirst for knowledge and to stay ahead of the latest trends makes you an active curious and inventive thinker. You´re not afraid to try something new



Posted on:

June 14, 2022

Contract type:

Permanent [Full-Time]