IIT (www.iit.it) invites qualified senior applicants to submit their CVs for a technician position to support development of micro and nanotechnologies applied to electronics, photonics and micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) at the Center for Biomolecular Nanotechnologies (CBN), located in Arnesano (Lecce).
Your profile: candidates have a wide experience, at least 5 years, supported by a documented and proved track record in the development of micro and nanotechnologies for photonics and microelectromechanics for applications in bioinspired and/or nanobio-related technologies. Background on mantainance and usage of micro and nanofabrication equipment is required.
A background in Materials Science, Bioengineering or a related field is mandatory.
International experience and communication skills are required. Additional experience in operation of high resolution nanotechnologies and tools such as nanolithographies and nanomachining will be considered a plus.
The successful candidate will support the experimental activities on the development of the technological protocols for the fabrication of the devices and nanostructures, will support in realizing prototypes and will be involved in the device characterization, will take care of the ordinary and corrective maintenance for the instrumentation and facilities and of the training of the infrastructure users.
Responsibilities of the technician will also include:
-Advising on and assisting in the selection, purchase, installation and commissioning of new equipment.
-Involvement in undergraduate and postgraduate training.
-Management of technology transfer issues and equipment maintenance.
The technical activities will take place at CBN, Arnesano (Lecce).
Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia IIT (www.iit.it) with headquarters in Genova (Italy) is a non-profit institution with the primary goal of creating and disseminating scientific knowledge and strengthening Italy's technological competitiveness. The research areas cover scientific topics of high innovative content, which represent the most advanced frontiers of modern technology, with wide application possibilities in various fields ranging from medicine to industry, from computer science to robotics, life sciences, and nanobiotechnology.
Applications deadline October 5, 2015.
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