Researcher in RF systems for bio-medical applications
Sort on published: 2018-10-01
Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 42,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6.7 billion.
at the Division of Solid state electronics, Department of Engineering Sciences, Ångström Laboratory.
Full-time employment, 100%, one year, access as soon as possible.
Duties: The research work will be mainly centered in design and implementation of Ultra-Sensitive RF systems such as HMIC (Hybrid Microwave Integrated Circuits) and MMIC (Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits) for Intra and On Body Communication and Sensing. Characterization of materials which can be implemented during the development phase of sensors. Certain participation in teaching and supervision of students (including doctoral) may be included in the duties.
Requirements: Doctoral degree in technical physics, electronics or nearby area, as well as documented multi-year experience in research in RF systems and associated components. We require good knowledge of different microwave systems and components, from simulation and design methods to implementation methods, and of different hardware architectures for data processing. For Instrumental and hardware control we require experience with, e.g., LabView and Matlab and on some of the following architectures: VLSI, FPGA, ARM7, Philips 89v51rd2, 8051, 8086, Xilinx CPLD, Beagle Board xM Rev C.
We require good oral and written proficiency in English.
Additional qualifications: Experience of CAD tools is appreciated, as well as experience in some of the following: AWR Microwave Office (and related products), Ansoft HFSS, ADS Agilent, Sonnet Lite, Antenna Magus, AppCad, OrCAD, Real Time Design Tool, Eagle PCB Design, CADENCE Virtuoso, Synopsys, and Smith Tool.
Experience in teaching and supervising students in related areas, writing of proposal applications, peer reviewing, experience in coordinating academic events is appreciated.
Industrial experience is meritorious.
Personal qualities such as a strong motivation for quality improvement and performance and the ability to lead and run research projects while interacting with other researchers and students are very important. Applicants must be purposeful, structured and able to work effectively both individually and in groups.
Instructions for application: The application should contain a description of previous research experience, CV, publication list, copies of diplomas and other relevant documents. We would like you to provide reference information or attach a letter of recommendation.
Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.
Salary: Individually negotiated salary.
Starting date: As soon as possible.
Type of position: Full-time employment, 100%, one year.
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Please submit your application by 15th October 2018, UFV-PA 2018/3266.
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Placement: Department of Engineering Sciences
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Fixed salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko 018-471 3315
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2018/3266
Last application date: 2018-10-15