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Call for expression of interest “EXTRA-GA 671653” 12/02/2018

Call for expression of interest for one (1) position of

Hardware Designers/Architects

at the Graduate Student Research Assistant level

in the Telecommunication Systems Institute (TSI)


Position(s): one (1) position in Hardware Architecture/Design, at junior level (graduate student research assistant)


Projects: EXTRA (GA 671653) funded under H2020


Desired starting dates: starting March1, 2018, or as soon as good candidates are available

Duration: Six (6) months

Location: Chania, Crete, Greece


Opening date: 12 February 2018


Closing dates: 26 February 2018


Reference: “EXTRA-2018”



The candidates will participate in the R&D work of TSI within the EXTRA project. We seek a member for our team at the level of graduate student research assistants (student fellowships). Ability to work in a team is a must, and ability to take initiatives and to communicate with people is a definite plus.


Required qualifications:

  • University degree in ECE or Computer Science;
  • Courses, projects, and/or experience, in Computer Architecture, Hardware Design, and Hardware Description Languages;
  • Competence with reconfigurable logic and devices, and their programming
  • Willingness and ability to work cooperatively within a team, to learn, and to adapt to the projects;
  • Fluent knowledge of English.


Desired qualifications:

Knowledge of and/or experience in and/or strong interest to learn one or more of the following:

  • Computer architecture
  • Experience with SystemC/BlueSpec
  • Xilinx FPGA hardware/software development (Vivado, SDK), Verilog and/or VHDL, simulation & verification;


Application Submission:

Interested candidates can submit their applications via EMAIL at info@tsi.gr under the announcement. Evaluators may reject some candidacies on the grounds of insufficient qualifications. Applications must include:

  • Detailed CV, including qualifications and interests in the above areas, and proof thereof;
  • Contact information for 2 or 3 references;
  • Scanned copies of academic titles.

Promising candidates may be invited for an interview before a decision is made.


Contact Information:

For information and questions about the advertised position, the activities of the group, please contact Grigorios Chrysos (chrysos@mhl.tuc.gr) and Dionisios Pnevmatikatos (pnevmati@ece.tuc.gr).


Selection Announcement

The result of the selection will be announced on the website of TSI. Candidates have the right to appeal the selection decision, by addressing their written objection to the TSI secretariat within five (5) days since the results announcement on the web.