Research Engineer – Nanotechnology for environmental gas monitoring in school environments
Job Reference: Ref. 06.22.27
Employer: International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL)
Location: Braga, Portugal
Group/Unit: Medical Devices
Number of Vacancies: 1
Employment Type: Full time
Contract Duration: 24 months
Open Date for Applications: June 27th, 2022
Closing Date for Applications: August 27th, 2022, 23h00m (Lisbon Time)
Key words: #nanotechnology, #engineering, #gas sensors, #enviromental monitoring
INL is participating in the recently launched EU project LEARN - Development of novel assessments for indoor air quality monitoring and impact on children’s health, with reference number 101057510, under the Horizon Europe Funding Framework. INL will collaborate with partner IMEC-NL, on developing and implementing a novel concept for selective gas sensing for trace level detection of hazardous gas compounds in school environments.
We are lookiNg for a Senior Research Engineer to work alongside a Junior Research Fellow a senior optical laser expert and other team members. The candidate should have a suitable background in a field of study to pursue R&D activities related to laser technology and nanotech material science
- MSc degree in Physics, Nanotechnology, Engineering, or another related field.
- Technical and scientific mindset.
Preferred Experience, Technical Skills & Qualifications
- Experimental optics and photonics.
- Laser technology.
- Material science.
- Cleanroom tools and technologies.
- PhD degree in Physics, Nanotechnology, Engineering, or another related field
- Strong motivation to work both independently and as part of a team in an interdisciplinary environment.
- Highly organised and dynamic.
- Ability to pay close attention to detail and to meet deadlines.
- Good communication skills.
- Competitive salary.
- Tax benefits and other Diplomatic privileges.
- Private health insurance.
- Family allowances (according to family situation).
- Free nursery service at INL premises (subject to availability).
- Support for education fees of dependent children.
- Relocation support.
- 30 working days of annual leave.
How to Apply
The application must be in English and include the following mandatory documents:
Online application instructions:
Incomplete applications including the failure to provide mandatory documents or providing inaccurate information will result in the application not being considered.
How the Selection Process works
A. Applications eligibility check
This stage will be carried out on the basis of the mandatory requirements, education, experience and technical skills defined for the job, as well as the validation of the mandatory documents. Only candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will move forward to the next stage.
B. CV Assessment
The Selection Committee will evaluate the eligible applications based on their CV and other submitted documents and the suitability for the position. The best ranked candidates will be shortlisted for the interview stage(s).
The interview(s) may be done in different formats: video recording, online or onsite.
The question based interview will evaluate the match between the candidate’s profile and the requirements for the position, including the technical and personal skills. To better support this stage, the candidate may be requested to prepare a short presentation.
The selected candidate will be nominated and formally offered the position, including the disclosure of the contractual conditions.
We highly value your interest in becoming part of the INL experience and it is important for us to maintain good communications with all candidates. No matter the outcome of your application, we will always provide you with feedback.
Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination Principle
INL follows a non-discrimination and equal access principle, wherefore no candidate can be privileged, benefited, impaired, or deprived of any rights whatsoever, or be exempt of and duties based on any possible discriminatory issues.
The advertisement deadline may be extended at any time without previous notice to improve the suitability and effectiveness of the recruitment process.
The International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory – INL (http://www.inl.int ), is the first and only Intergovernmental Organisation in the world entirely focused on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.
It was founded under an international legal framework to perform interdisciplinary research, deploy and communicate nanotechnology for the benefit of society. INL aims to be a recognised leading global nanotechnology innovation hub.
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