Adoc Talent Management is looking for a Research Scientist - DSP for Optical Communications, for a major global group with strong leadership in telecommunications. Its European research centre creates new proprietary technological building blocks to be implemented in the company's ICT products.


You will join a research lab dedicated to cutting edge development for Optical Communication Technology (ultra-high capacity long-haul transmission systems).

Working as part of the DSP team, you will be focused on research topics that may include: Calibration and compensation of component impairments; design of advanced modulation formats; novel and low-power demodulation algorithms; fiber nonlinearity compensation strategies; mitigation of cascaded in-line filtering effects and polarization-dependent loss; application of machine-learning methods in coherent systems and DSP; link impairment monitoring.

You will lead research programs from A to Z: proposition of novel concepts to be implemented, validation algorithms via simulations and experiments, collaboration other international internal teams and academic labs, communication on your results, generation of intellectual property / patents and publication in top journals and conferences.

Competitive salary offered, with good career prospects in France and abroad.


You hold a PhD in optical communications and DSP. Thus, you demonstrate a strong background in DSP algorithms, digital communications and fiber transmission theory and excellent programming skills: Python (preferred) and/or MATLAB, C/C++ is a plus. With your experience as a early stage researcher, you have a good track record with publications in high-impact optical journals and conferences. Laboratory experience and industrial experience would be a plus.

You are a team player and can also conduct independent research. You enjoy sharing your expertise and communicate with impact. You are fluent in English, French is a plus.

You are agile, flexible, creative and curious. You think out of the box, show resilience and persistence.

If you are interested in working on cutting edge technologies for the ICT solutions of the future, please send your application (CV, publications and patents, motivations, salary expectations) to Adoc Talent Management as soon as possible