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IACR News item: 18 March 2023

NEC Laboratories Europe
Job Posting Job Posting

We are looking for a Research Associate to contribute, in the frame of an EU funded project, to the research and the development of solutions in the area of security and privacy, with a special focus on distributed systems and blockchain security.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Strong experience in system security and distributed systems
  • Experience in blockchain technologies
  • Experience in software development with programming languages such as Python, Golang, Java, or C/C++
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English

Our work ranges from foundational research and IPR creation to prototype development for NEC products and services.

At NEC Laboratories Europe, we provide a collaborative, team-working environment that supports your career aspirations. Our working language is English. The position is initially limited to two years.

NEC Laboratories Europe is located in the beautiful city of Heidelberg, Germany. Home office schemes within the country may be offered. Heidelberg is an international and lively city with a large number of exciting cultural, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

To apply, please follow the link to the job description by clicking on the job title, or paste:

Application deadline: March 27, 2023

Closing date for applications:

Contact: Giorgia Marson (

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