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Have you graduated, or are you about to graduate, in Computer Science? And are you seeking challenging work where you can use your expertise at the interface between the academic world and the business sector? Then TNO is the employer you are looking for. Our computer scientists work together with experts from other fields on forward-looking projects such as smart cities, smart grids and the internet of things.
The knowledge level in the ICT cluster at TNO is both high-quality and wide-ranging. Encompassing fields like cyber security, distributed computing, cloud computing and interactive visualization, we have extensive knowledge at our disposal. As a new employee, you will have plenty of freedom to choose your own direction and interests and to learn from your colleagues. TNO works with state-of-the-art technologies and is a project-based organization. As a computer scientist you will work on several projects, and can thus continue to develop your knowledge in various fields. The projects are highly varied and are generally of great societal importance. To give just a few examples, the work can concern earthquake-resistant architecture, monitoring of underground conduits , the Dark web and Making Sense of Big Data.
At TNO you will work at the interface between the academic world and the business sector. You will participate in projects where scientific knowledge is translated directly into applications in business, government and other organizations. In this way you will contribute to innovation and development in the Netherlands. You will be challenged to provide innovative solutions and to acquire knowledge in a wide range of fields. At TNO you have the freedom to determine the direction of projects; you can decide for yourself which technologies you will try out and apply. This means that you are constantly developing your knowledge and expertise and are fully in control of your own career.
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