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Date: Nov 11, 2022

Location: Brügg B. Biel, BE, CH, 2555

Company: CEMEX

Job Description

Research, develop and deploy digital monitoring systems and SMART data analytics, dedicated to optimizing and improve the application of CEMEX novel building products and construction systems.

Main Responsibilities

  • Research in application of new techniques to improve efficiency of Construction (e.g., Big Data, Concrete monitoring, Imaging processing, Additive Manufacturing, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Multiphysics tests, etc.)
  • Propose and deploy digitalization of the production of new building products and construction techniquess by integrating IoT in CEMEX BIM (Building Information Modelling) environment created at Global R&D.
  • Scout and evaluate constantly new sensors and equipment applied to construction products and building systems.
  • Provide assessment in emerging monitoring equipment and techniques applied to construction and engineering.
  • Prototype and support pilot’s implementation worldwide.
  • Create training material and support deployment of new developments.
  • Structure data output for AI applications, develop interpretation algorithms and report with SMART analytics.

Position Challenges

  • Adoption of new digital construction solutions by traditional stakeholders is a major challenge.
  • Developments are tight in time and scarce in resources.
  • Solutions (software/hardware) must be designed with robustness and long-life criteria.
  • Discovering of new spaces for innovation with rapid time-to-market, cost-efficient and sustainable construction solutions.
  • Fragmentation and/or lack of norms and regulations among countries where CEMEX operates.


  • Advanced English Proficiency (Mandatory). Spanish Language (Prefearably). Other languages French or German (Prefearably).
  • Mechatronics Engineer, Building Science Engineer, Physicist (MS Degree) or similar.
  • Experience in Software Coding and API usage (Use of C, C#, Java and Javascript, others).
  • Experience in electronic monitoring techniques at lab and/or industrial scale.
  • Working in cross-functional and multi-cultural environment, willingness to explore and deep-dive new techniques and solutions, mind-structured person, working with different time-zones.

Internal/External Relations


  • All areas within Global R&D.
  • Technical, Production, Supply Chain (Global, Regional and Local teams)


  • Hardware and Software vendors.
  • Start-ups and Service providers.
  • Equipment vendors (e.g. electronics, sensors)
  • External institutions and organizations (e.g. Universities, R&D Centers,etc)

CEMEX Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At CEMEX, we recognize the diversity of the world in which we live and in which we do business. We respect diversity, we address the inclusion and non-discrimination of any talented person, regardless of gender, physical ability, age, sexual orientation, culture, ethnicity, religion, political affiliation, marital status, pregnancy / maternity / paternity and nationality. We promote a culture of equity for the construction of a sustainable business and the well-being and development of CEMEX employees.