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Research Assistant (m/f) (Analog electronics and high frequency technologies developer)

GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung in Darmstadt operates one of the leading particle accelerators for science. In the next few years, the new FAIR (Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research) one of the world's largest research projects, will be built in international cooperation. GSI and FAIR offer the opportunity to work together in this international environment with a team of employees committed to ensure each day to conduct world-class science.

We are looking for a

Research Assistant (m/f)
(Analog electronics and high frequency technologies developer)
Posting ID: 6220-18.102

Your tasks:

  • Development and support of analog electronics for nuclear and high energy physics experiments relating to very fast and highly precise measurements of time and electrical pulse parameters of detector systems.
  • Autonomous and independent development of electronic circuits and systems as well as testing the self-developed units.
  • Consultation and support of experiment groups at GSI.
  • Support of the existing plants in relation to analog modules.
  • Elaboration of new methods and techniques in electronics

Your Profile:

  • University degree in the areas of physics or electrical engineering.
  • Skills and experience in structure and function of nuclear physics experiments.
  • Deep knowledge in analog electronics, high frequency technologies and fast pulse techniques. Also very good experiences are beneficial in circuit design and simulation as well as in application of modern measurement and test methods.
  • Very good knowledge in electronics for nuclear physics experiments especially amplifier, discriminators, high frequency applications, etc.
  • Strong knowledge in detector systems and electronic data acquisition systems of nuclear and high energy experiments.

We offer:

  • a position in a team of experts with a background in physics and technical engineering, an excellent infrastructure, as well as the opportunity of continuously further training.

Salary is equivalent to that for public employees as specified in the collective agreement for public employees (TVöD Bund).

GSI supports the vocational development of women. Therefore, women are especially encouraged to apply for the position.

Handicapped persons will be preferentially considered when equally qualified.

If you find this position interesting, please send your full application documents, including the desired salary, with information of your earliest possible starting date and the reference number above to the following address by September, 7th, 2018 to

GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH

or by email to: bewerbung(at)gsi.de

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