11/04/2017

Postdoc/Project Leader in Photonics-5G project

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringCommunication engineering
    PhysicsOptics
    TechnologyTelecommunications technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/05/2017 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Valencia
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/07/2017
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    762055

The Institute iTEAM www.iteam.upv.es (Universitat Politècnica de València, UPVLC, SPAIN) is offering a Postdoctoral position to a well-qualified, highly motivated and dynamic scientist/engineer, with a background on optical communications, integration systems and integrated photonics, who wishes to enhance his/her scientific career in a friendly and stimulating environment.

The successful candidate will be associated to the Photonics Research Labs, led by Prof. José Capmany. The offered position is in the framework of the recent approved RIA project “BlueSpace, Building on the Use of Spatial Multiplexing 5G Networks Infrastructures and Showcasing Advanced technologies and Networking Capabilties” of the H2020 program and, more specifically, deals with the design and fabrication of the Fronthaul End Points of a 5G network that takes advantage of the Optical Spatial Multiplexing techniques.  

Particularly, s/he will be in charge of leading the execution of the project, tracking the asset generation and the completion of objectives and milestones according to the plan. S/he will also do the interfacing the partners of the consortium and the evaluators in the task related with the hardware design of the End Points. Besides, s/he will be actively scouting of new opportunities and maintaining a nice atmosphere in the team helping the young researchers involved in the project

Benefits

The contract is offered for a total of up to three years (the duration of the project), after a test period of four months. The contract may be renewable after the three years with the funds from other projects/grants.

Selection process

The application should be sent by email to: ssales@dcom.upv.es (Prof. Salvador Sales)

Suitable candidates are requested to submit:

  • Presentation letter with a declaration of interest,
  • Curriculum Vitae, including contact details,
  • The contact e-mail of two potential referees.

Candidates should be willing to be contacted by phone during the selection process. The call will remain open until suitable candidates are identified.

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringCommunication engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsOptics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: PhD or equivalent
    Physics: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

Candidates must hold a good track record of scientific publications and experience in collaborative and international projects.

Specific Requirements

RESEARCH FIELD: Technology › Communications/Photonics/Electronics

YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE: More than 5 years

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
iTEAM Research Institute
Spain
Valencia

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EURAXESS offer ID: 209240