Research and Development Engineer - Research Team

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  • France
  • Open
Join XWiki !

Fond of Open Source values? Eager to see research projects reach the quality levels expected? Willing to work in an international and dynamic team? Join us and you'll work closely with the XWikiers from our multicultural team!


Integrated in our Research team, you will be working on our ongoing research projects financed by the French State and European Union with the objective of filling the following missions:

  • Contribute to the projects development (integration of the web technologies within the national education area, public administration and different collaborative systems)
  • Interact with research team from European Universities and R&D departments
  • Proposals of new research projects in which XWiki can get involve
  • Get involved in the creation of sustainable reports and redaction of deliverables

Required technical skills

  • Good understanding and working knowledge of web technologies/standards : HTML, XML/XHTML, CSS
  • A previous experience in Javascript (JQuery, AngularJS)
  • Experience with modern software development infrastructure tools (ex. Maven, GIT/SVN, JIRA etc) 
  • Other server-side scripting languages (Velocity, Groovy or others) knowledge is a plus
  • Knowledge of Java is nice to have
  • Understanding of the frameworks of automated testing (JUnit and Selenium in particular) is a plus

Other expected skills

  • Spoken and written English skills that allow a fluent communication with our international team
  • Knowledge of the research processes and ability to easily interact with research people inside a company
  • Written French skills for writing the documentation of the research projects are a plus
  • Holder of a PhD inside a French Research Institute and being in search of the first CDI inside a French company
  • Ability to deliver on time, self-motivation and eagerness to learn 

The way we work

At XWiki you'll work with us in a fast-paced, international environment. Our commitment to Open Source values is reflected in our company's culture and you'll be a key element in building the next generation wiki, learning together with wide community of smart developers. XWiki fosters a collaborative work environment in which innovation and initiative are highly appreciated. Additionally we offer:

  • Bonuses based on performance
  • Flexible work schedule with the possibility of working from home

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