Research Engineer-Cloud and Data Center Networks

We are looking for energetic, hands-on individuals to join the data-center network (DCN) project at the Centre for Networked Intelligence (CNI), IISc. This role involves Linux systems development, quantitative analysis, and documentation.

Location: Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bengaluru

About CNI:
The Centre for Networked Intelligence is an industry-sponsored research centre focused on developing next generation networking methodologies and concept solutions that can derive knowledge from evolved networks of the future.


  • A strong understanding of computer networks and Linux operating system
  • Proficiency in C/C++ and Python programming and development tools
  • Experience with network simulation/emulation tools is desirable
  • Familiarity with Linux systems programming and virtualization (VMs/containers) will be an added advantage


  • Bachelors or master’s in Computer Science, Electrical Communication, or related disciplines
  • Freshers as well experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Incentives for joining CNI

  • Opportunity to work on the frontiers of technology with advanced network equipment and acquire industry-relevant skills
  • Combination of systems research and software development, with freedom to participate in various activities of the Centre
  • Opportunity to work with leading researchers from IISc and industry experts
  • Potential for academic publications, enhancing higher study prospects.

Duration: Initially for one year, renewable annually.

How to apply:

Please fill in the form to apply.