Experimental Particle Physicist Barcelona We are a deep tech spin off from the Institute of High Energy Physics (IFAE) in Catalunya, Spain looking for a PhD physicist with 2 years post doctoral research to join our experienced founder team in Barcelona.
You will lead our applied research in x-ray interaction and detection physics in order to keep transforming the science of high energy physics to the benefits sought by Industry companies in manufacturing, agriculture and security. You will be a key player working at the forefront of solving detection and measurement challenges for fast moving inspection lines to enhance safety and sustainable manufacture.
Experimental Particle Physicist
Run experimental X-Ray setups with solid-state detector instrumentation
Experience with Geant 4 / GAMS for multi energy x-ray simulations
Program and run use case simulations to optimise hardware configurations
Data analysis and coding in ROOT and C/C++; knowledge of Python and MATLAB
Creative exploitation of multi-spectral... x-ray absorption data
Continuous improvement of detection strategies & characterisation of materials
Collaboration on hardware and software design for performance optimisation
Participate in client demonstrations and industry showcases
Support resolution of technical issues in the field
Offer Requirements REQUIRED LANGUAGES ENGLISH: Excellent
Beneficial knowledge areas:
Semiconductor based direct conversion detectors
Machine learning and multilayer image reconstruction
Electronics design and instrumentation understanding
Skills we value:
Able to clearly articulate complex technical concepts
High motivation for taking on new challenges and learning new skills
Autonomy to set and deliver professional priorities and remain adaptable to change
We offer a competitive salary along with the attractive benefits of forging the future in an early stage start up. The initial contract is 2 years with a proposed starting date of March 2021. The closing date to receive applications is 9th November 2020.
Please contact us via LinkedIn or email for an initial conversation and full description of the roles: David Ciudad Barcelona Spain
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