Technician in OIST, Japan

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Friday, August 14, 2015

The Light-Matter Interactions Unit ( in OIST, headed by Prof Síle Nic Chormaic, invites applications for a research technician in the unit. The candidate will provide technical support across all experimental areas in the group. Candidates with experience in electronics, optical nanofiber fabrication, interfacing, optics, or fibre-based imaging are preferred. The successful candidate must hold at least an MSc in an experimentally related area and have a couple of years of relevant experience. Strong programming skills (LabVIEW, SLM programming, fast data acquisition, GPU-accelerated computing) are also desirable. Ability to work as a team member, while assuming day-to-day responsibilities in the laboratory is also required.

Further details available by emailing Applications must include (i) a full CV including undergraduate and postgraduate details and (ii) the names/contact details of at least 2 academic referees. The position initially is for 1 year with extension on satisfactory performance. Commencement date: Early 2016