DOR-2 Head of RF Transceivers
Contract: Full Time/Fixed Term
Microelectronic Circuits Centre Ireland (MCCI) is an EI / IDA technology centre hosted at Tyndall National Institute in collaboration with the University of Limerick. Our vision emphasises high impact research outcomes, but beyond that the development of our researchers into independent thinkers and future leaders in Irish companies and in the global semiconductor landscape. MCCI is already collaborating with 31 companies and many of our staff transfer into the thriving microelectronics industry in Ireland on completion of research. MCCI targets real-life applications in Future Communications, Medical Technology and Smart Agriculture, and is currently carrying out innovative research at advanced geometries, in the areas of Ultra Low Power RF, Frequency Synthesis, high speed optical transceivers, high performance data-converters, energy harvesting PMICs and power electronics circuits to enable new applications.
MCCI invites applications for a Head of RF Transceivers. Reporting to the MCCI Director, the Head of RF Transceivers will be, responsible for building and leading an R&D Group, which may include a number of identifiable and named R&D activities. In this role, they will create the RF research roadmap, by engaging with member companies to identify their individual research needs. They deliver on the research roadmap by growing collaborations with academic and industrial partners driving increased funding to expand the group and ensure its long-term sustainability. They will be leading a number of other senior research staff, as well as post-docs and PhD students.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
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