Opportunity : Edge Computing

  • Last Update:2023-01-02
  • Version:001
  • Language:en


  • Title: Resilient edge computing
  • Location: Lille (possibility of accommodation), Paris, Plovdiv (Bulgaria) or telecommuting
  • Type: full time
  • Position: developer
  • Duration: internship (3-6 months) / alternation / employment
  • Reference : Offer-2023-Edge-Developer


Nexedi is one of the creators of edge computing in 2008 with the open source software SlapOS (https://slapos.nexedi.com/). SlapOS is now deployed in cloud servers (OCP), edge servers (Rapid.Space, Olimex), 4G/5G stations (Rapid.Space), industrial couplers (Olimex), drones (C-Astral), etc. Our goal is to extend the scope of SlapOS and to strengthen its resilience in case of technical disaster or geopolitical crisis.

We are looking for developers interested in any of the following topics:

  • Distributed orchestration without a central point of failure
  • Orchestration data sharing without secret sharing
  • Deployment of edge systems in space
  • Deploying edge systems in intermittenly connected objects
  • Integration of real time to an edge system (PREEMPT_RT, PTP)
  • Automation of application deployment on the edge (including AI methods)


  • Contribute to the construction of a "Fully Open" edge cloud offering (open source, open hardware, open process)
  • Improve our open source stack to be able to manage telecom network
  • Automate all aspects of deployment, configuration and management of distributed services


  • Fullstack and devops development (Python, buildout)
  • Experience with automation and testing technologies at the heart of the edge and cloud
  • Learn about embedded real-time Linux, PREEMPT_RT and TSN
  • Contribution to complex free and open source software solutions



About Nexedi

Nexedi is one of  the leading European open source and free software publishers in Europe with a portfolio of open source solutions of more than 15 million lines of code. Our customized software solutions run at Airbus, Stellantis, Sanef and other enterprises around the world. We participate in industry-leading research projects, try to build Rapid.Space, a fully open cloud provider and lobby for Europe's independence with regards to cloud and communication technologies as well as the use of Free Software. 


We would be happy to hear from you, so drop us a line (along with your CV) at jobs(at)nexedi.com and we will get in touch with you.

Nexedi SA
147 Rue de Ballon
59110 La Madeleine

Phone+33 629 02 44 25