MW-06 Senior Design Engineer – Smart Manufacturing
Contract: Full Time/Fixed Term
The Wireless Sensor Network Group (WSN) at the Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork is currently advertising for the position of Senior Design Engineer for Embedded Systems intended for deployment to Smart Manufacturing applications in Industry 4.0/5.0.
The Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) group at Tyndall is conducting research in the development of Embedded Systems for Smart Manufacturing. These systems will leverage our core strengths in Embedded Systems and Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) to develop the next generation of breakthrough technologies for use in the Smart Manufacturing environment.
As we migrate towards Industry 5.0 where “human in-the-loop” will be considered in the manufacturing environment, new research will focus on how key enabling technologies will integrate the worker more fully in emerging applications. The successful Senior Design Engineer will help define, manage and implement applied research projects as part of a team of multi-disciplinary industry-aligned researchers with expertise in microsystems technology, wireless sensors, electronics and low-power system hardware and communications software design. The candidate will design, develop, prototype and validate next generation wireless embedded systems incorporating hardware/software co-design principles and will be actively involved in the deployment of the technology to real factory environments.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment may be made on the Grade 6 Admin III Scale (B) €50,042- €59.746. Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.
The closing date for applications is before 1pm on 24th September, 2020.
Step 1 - candidates should apply in confidence by clicking here to download and complete the application form. Indicate the Job Reference MW-06.
Step 2 – return the completed application form, together with your cv and motivation letter to email@example.com. Handwritten forms will not be accepted.
For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process click here.
Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.
The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.
Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector.
At this time, Tyndall National Institute does not require the assistance of recruitment agencies.
Tyndall National Institute at University College, Cork is an Equal Opportunities Employer.