Job Opportunities
Engineer in Electronics Position
Area of job
Type of job

The person hired will join the IEEC-ICCUB Electronic Instrumentation group. The candidate will work in the development of different ASICs (application-specific integrated circuits) for the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) project, space missions and other scientific instruments. IEEC-ICCUB searches for a highly motivated engineer with experience in Analog design and SiPM photomultiplier characterization pursuing a PhD.

Employment Type:
The person selected will be hired for 1 year starting no later than the 6th of August 2018. The working place will be based at the IEEC-ICCUB facilities (Technological Unit of the ICCUB at Parc Cientific de Barcelona).

The tasks to perform are the following:
  • Participate in future projects related to new ASICs developed by the group.
  • Advice master students in their thesis.
  • Participate in the development of new ASICs and the corresponding demonstration boards for CTA and particle detector projects.
  • Usage of already designed ASICs for other space projects of interest for IEEC-ICCUB (i.e.; eAstrogam).

Selection Criteria:
We search for highly motivated applicants that have an MsC in Electronics with demonstrated experience on ASIC development and testing. The candidate must be available to travel several times per year and have a good level of English to communicate with international experts. Previous experience in collaborative international designs or projects will be valued.

Contact and Deadline:
Applicants must send an email to Juan Trenado ( with the Curriculum Vitae (CV) in free format plus a motivation letter. The selection process, according to the number of applicants, will consist of curricular pre-selection. Recommendation letters from up to 2 outstanding scientists are welcome.

Applications will be accepted until the 20th of July, or until the position is filled.
Documentation to enclose: Applicant CV
Generalitat de CatalunyaUniversitat de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaConsejo Superior de Investigaciones CientíficasCentres de Recerca de Catalunya