Electronics Technical Engineer (Design and Operation)

August 21 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Electronics Technical Engineer (Design and Operation) in the Beams Department (BE), Radio-Frequency Group (RF).


* Two posts are open in the Group, one in the PS team, the other in the SPS Team.

* As an Electronics Technical Engineer (Design and Operation), you will design electronic modules for the control and acceleration of proton and ion beams in the CERN accelerator complex. * Some modules are custom-designed, others are from industrial suppliers, and your task would then be the design of the specific firmware and software...

Qualification required

* Bachelor in the field of electronics, or equivalent.

* Please note that preference will be given to candidates with the above-mentioned qualifications: in principle consideration will not be given to applications from people with higher qualifications.

Experience and competencies

The technical competencies required for this post are:

* Design of electronics for digital control systems and loops.

* Design of electronics based on field programmable logic-based devices (FPGA).

* Analog circuit design, modelling and simulation.

The language competencies required are:

* Spoken and written English or French, with the ability to understand and speak the other language in routine situations or willingness to acquire this skill rapidly.

Eligibility conditions

* Diversity has been an integral part of CERN's mission since its foundation and is an established value of the Organization. Employing a diverse workforce is central to our success.

* We welcome applications from all Member States and Associate Member States.

* This vacancy will be filled as soon as possible, and applications should normally reach us no later than 08.09.2017.

* By applying here, you allow CERN to consider your application for any position it considers relevant with respect to your profile. Please ensure you update your profile regularly with any relevant information and that you inform the recruitment service if you wish your file to be removed from the database.

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