Vacancy: R&D Electrical/Electronic Engineer Position, CMMI - Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute, Larnaca, Cyprus


The Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI) is inviting applications for the R&D Hardware Engineer position at CMMI’s Maritime Digitalisation Centre (MDigiC), located in Cyprus. This position aims to recruit a qualified individual, and only one successful applicant will be hired. The initial contract will be for one year, with the possibility of renewal based on performance and business needs.

About Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute:

The Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI) is a research and innovation centre focused on marine and maritime sectors. Based in Larnaca, Cyprus, CMMI aims to drive sustainable Blue Growth and has ten specialised Research and Innovation Centres with funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 program and the Cyprus Government.

Candidate Profile:

We are looking for a skilled Hardware Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate should have a background in circuit design and analysis, with experience working with analogue and digital circuits and selecting electronic components. The candidate should have hands-on experience in prototyping hardware using breadboarding, soldering, and assembling electronic components. Strong troubleshooting and debugging skills are necessary to ensure on-time and quality delivery. Additionally, the candidate should have a good understanding of firmware development. Attention to detail, problem-solving abilities, and a passion for electronics are key attributes we are seeking. If you have a proven track record in electronics engineering and are eager to contribute to innovative projects, we encourage you to apply.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for circuit design and analysis in analogue and digital domains. Moreover, the candidate will work closely with the team, utilizing circuit simulation software to ensure optimal design performance. Expertise in selecting electronic components will be crucial for creating innovative designs. Additionally, the candidate will be involved in prototyping hardware, including breadboarding, soldering, and assembling electronic components. Troubleshooting and debugging hardware designs will be part of the responsibilities. Furthermore, the candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to firmware development, enhancing the functionality of our electronic systems. Finally, the candidate should follow purchase and procurement procedures and manage the hardware stock.


  • A Bachelor’s or a Master’s in a relevant field (e.g., electrical engineering, computer engineering).
  • Experience in designing, building, and testing hardware prototypes.
  • Excellent teamwork skills.

It would be an advantage to have:

  • Proficiency in using circuit simulation software and prototyping tools.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Knowledge of industry standards and best practices.
  • Strong experience in firmware development
  • Knowledge of public procurement procedures


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • 13th Salary
  • Pension Plan
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Extensive learning opportunities
  • Purpose-driven organisation
  • A culture of belonging, where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are, and empowered to succeed

How to Apply:

Applications will be evaluated immediately on a rolling basis. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview, and the position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

To apply, please submit:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae
  • Copies of degree certificates

Only applications that meet the above criteria will be considered. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, or disability. All applications will be treated in strict confidence. For further information, please refer to our privacy notice in Privacy Notice Potential Employees.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For further information, please contact us at +357 24506100 or via email at

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