Job Ad. CEA Grenoble, France. Research Engineer Position

research engineer, 3 years, CEA, Grenoble, France
Computer Science/Electrical Engineering
Contact: Damien Couroussé (

A 3-year research engineer position is available at CEA Grenoble. The
topic is related to cybersecurity in mobile applications. Further
details and requirements are as follows:

We are inviting application for a research engineer position at CEA
Grenoble, France. The succesful canditate will join the DACLE
division (Architecture, IC Design & Embedded Software), in a team
where we develop several solutions based on compilers for securing
embedded devices. Most of our tools are based on LLVM/clang. A non
exhaustive list of research topics covered is accessible here :

The succesful candidate will conduct research on compilation solutions
for securing embedded and mobile devices against physical attacks.
She/he will contribute to a large european research project devoted to
the use of IoT for healthcare applications.

The candidates should have a Phd or a Master degree in computer
science or electronics, and a strong expertise in at least one of the
following topics: cybersecurity, embedded software, compilation.

Ability to demonstrate familiarity with these skills is a plus:
- software development (architecture, version and configuration
  management, testing), in particular on embedded
  devices and mobile devices (Android)
- knowledge of the LLVM framework
- working in a research environment
- working in the context of european collaborative project
- dissemination of research results (i.e. writing scientific
  publications, but not only :)).

- Write tested, well-structured code
- Analyse and improve security and efficiency of existing solutions
- Perform security and performance analysis and experimental
- Integrate your developments with other projects within the team
- Report and communicate internally at CEA, within the project, and
  outside of the project

To apply, please send your detailed CV and a cover letter to The position is opened until filled, but for
full consideration, the application should be received on or before
January 8th, 2017. The preferred start date is beginning of 2017.