Research & Innovation Software Engineer

Advansys ESC - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
3 open positions
Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
3 open positions
About the Job

Role Purpose:

The Research and Innovation Engineer have two main roles:

1. Identify Opportunities in Emerging Technology Spaces

The R&I Engineer uses research and analysis to find changes/opportunities in the market. R&I Engineer suggests improvements to the current business by aligning with the latest technologies and market trends. A major part in this role is watching the activity of competitors and new technology trends as well as challenges and opportunities with existing customers. One of the main activities is to extend the scope of employees through raising their awareness with the latest technologies and trends in the market.

2. Participate in Innovation Projects

The R&I Engineer is responsible for collecting and assessing ideas. The filtered ideas will be promoted to innovation projects either internally or externally as collaborative innovation project with international entities. The R&I Engineer is responsible for overseeing the promoted projects and forming project teams either internally from various departments or externally through seeking partners.

Job Responsibilities

  • Inspect new technology trends
  • Create new technologies knowledge assets
  • Design innovation challenges based on the findings of new technology research
  • Actively participate in the international membership/partnership related activities and communicate with relevant stakeholders internally and with our partners
  • Actively participate in collaborative innovation projects with international entities starting from idea proposal till the end of the project going through the whole proposal and project development lifecycle
  • Participate in internal innovation projects for new ideas
Job Requirements

Must Know Skills:

  • Familiar with the concepts of Internet of Things (IoT) and able to conduct research about state of the art in that direction.
  • Very good at Java, Python, and JavaScript (Basically Node.js).
  • Familiar with open source technologies and distributed version control system like github/ gitlab/ etc …
  • Very good in SQL and No SQL DBs (Mongo DB/ Cassandra/ etc….).
  • Familiar with Network Programming, REST API, and Application Communication Protocols like (Basically MQTT, CoAP and other HTTP-based).
  • Complete understanding of Data Visualization concepts and familiar with at least one tool or API for it like (JavaScript d3, Tableau ).
  • Very good in Business Intelligence concepts and familiar with at least one tools like (MS Power BI, MicroStrategy, and etc …)
  • Complete understanding of Application Programming Interfacing and Component-based Development.

Preferred Skills:

  • Machine Learning concepts, Techniques and Methods like (Classifications/ Clustering/ Deep Neural Networks) are preferred .
  • Integration of Complex Systems and Cloud-based systems.
  • Other programming languages rather than the above mentioned.
  • Deep Understanding of IoT communication Protocols.
  • Familiar with Industrial IoT architecture and current Industrial IoT progress and obstacles.
About this Company

Advansys for Engineering Services and Consulting (ESC) Advansys ESC is a sister company of Advansys Technology, established in 2014 to operate in various industrial automation business lines through its offices in Egypt, USA and UK. The launch of the company supports the... (More)

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