Open Positions 2018-05-08T15:07:20+00:00

ESR/PhD Positions in WAVECOMBE – Marie Curie ITN

ESR1-Design and analysis of massive MIMO antennas for the mmW.
The candidate will be devoted to develop low cost, miniaturized and highly efficient mmW massive MIMO antenna prototypes. Moreover, the candidate will develop an all-inclusive characterization approach of massive MIMO antennas at component and system levels.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY University of Twente
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 31/03/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Netherlands › ENSCHEDE
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 38
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/05/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-26T15:13:53+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. M.Sc. degree or equivalent in a relevant electrical engineering, applied physics or applied mathematics discipline.
  2. Array antenna theory and design principles. Antenna measurements and equipment.
  3. Practical experience in using scientific and engineering software tools like CST, Matlab, etc.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). This means that the researchers shall, at the time of recruitment by the host organisation, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree.

Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at the University of Twente in the Netherlands with a starting date of May 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the Neherlands for more than one year since May 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR2-Numerical and experimental verification of the Over-The-Air (OTA) performance of massive MIMO antennas.
The candidate will be devoted to develop OTA measurement methods of mmW antenna systems and corresponding performance metrics. Moreover, the candidate will develop an integral approach for modelling the impact of mmW antenna radiation characteristics on wireless network performance.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY University of Twente
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 31/03/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Netherlands › ENSCHEDE
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 38
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/05/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-26T15:14:52+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. M.Sc. degree or equivalent in a relevant electrical engineering, applied physics or mathematical discipline.
  2. Knowledge and practical experience in Electromagnetic wave propagation theory and channel modelling, and antenna measurements and equipment.
  3. Practical experience in using scientific and engineering software tools like CST, Matlab, etc.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). This means that the researchers shall, at the time of recruitment by the host organisation, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree. Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at the University of Twente in the Netherlands with a starting date of May 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the Neherlands for more than one year since May 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR3-OTA-aided design and characterization of distributed massive MIMO antennas for the mmW.
The candidate will be devoted to developing an indoor distributed antenna system based on the massive MIMO concept at mmW. Moreover the candidate will compare various design solutions for indoor coverage systems with impact of user´s body, i.e., LOS obstruction.

As part of this project, the candidate will enrol in a PhD program at the University of Twente, The Netherlands.

ORGANISATION/COMPANY Gapwaves AB
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 15/03/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Sweden › Gothenburg
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/04/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-26T14:58:27+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electromagnetics, electronics, communications or computer science.
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and CST electromagnetic modelling.
  3. Knowledge on antenna design principles and radio propagation modelling.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Gapwaves in Sweden with a starting date of April 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in Sweden for more than one year since April 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR4-MIMO characterisation and modelling at mmWave bands.
  • The candidate will be devoted to measuring and modelling mmWave propagation and scattering in Build Environments (Bes), with a focus on conference room use cases.
  • Furthermore, the candidate will derive channel parameters using multiple antennas.
  • As part of this project, the candidate will enrol in a PhD program at Durham University, United Kingdom.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY Televic Conference
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 20/02/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Belgium › Izegem
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 38
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/03/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-01-25T11:37:10+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications or electromagnetics
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3. Skills at measurements and data analysis

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Televic Conference in Belgium with a starting date of March 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in Belgium for more than one year since March 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR5-Characterization and modelling of radio propagation channels at mmW bands
  • The candidate will be devoted to performing multiband short term and long term propagation measurements in typical indoor and outdoor SC scenarios;
  • extracting channel parameters of suitable channel models for MIMO in the built environment;
  • modelling of scattering from rough surfaces, including brick walls, concrete and asphalt surfaces, and from precipitation for modelling the dense multipath components and interference;
  • modelling the human body presence in the mmW radio propagation channel; and
  • identifying and analysing possible scenarios leading to interference between mmW links.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY University of Durham
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 20/02/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION United Kingdom › Durham
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/03/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-01-18T15:51:31+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications or electromagnetics
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3. Skills at measurements and data analysis

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Durham University in the UK with a starting date of March 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the UK for more than one year since March 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR6-Characterisation and modelling of human body scattering in mmWave in-building channels
The candidate will be devoted to develop synthetic RF human models based on mmWave physical phantoms. Moreover, the candidate will have to evaluate the scattering effect of human body in mmWave in-building channels.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 31/01/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Spain ›Valencia
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/04/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-01-18T14:50:36+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL:  Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES 

  • ENGLISH: Excellent
  • SPANISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications, electromagnetics or physics.
  2. Knowledge and practical experience in RF equipment control and measurements.
  3. Knowledge on radio propagation modelling and antenna design principles.

Specific Requirements:
All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Universitat Politecnica de Valencia in Spain with a starting date of April 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in Spain for more than one year since April 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR7- Design of precoders for real time tracking in massive MIMO digital beamforming for mmW
The candidate will be devoted to optimize the digital precoding in massive MIMO mmW systems in high mobility scenarios. Moreover, the candidate will have to design beamtracking solutions that are real-time capable and feasible for its implementation together with digital precoders.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 15/01/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Spain ›Valencia
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 15/01/01/03/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-01-18T14:49:44+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL:  Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES

  • ENGLISH: Excellent
  • SPANISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications, electromagnetics or computer science
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3. Skills at Unity3D platform and raytracing is a plus

Specific Requirements:
All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Universitat Politecnica de Valencia in Spain with a starting date of March 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in Spain for more than one year since March 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR8-Network modelling and optimization for the dense deployment of millimetre wave small cells in indoor and outdoor built environments.
The candidate will be devoted to obtaining a fundamental understanding of network capacity gains offered by dense deployment of millimetre wave small cells in 3D built environments, and to optimising the number and locations of millimetre wave small cells deployed in built environments (outdoors and indoors).
ORGANISATION/COMPANY The University of Sheffield
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 10/03/2018 23:00 – Europe/London
LOCATION United Kingdom › Sheffield
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/04/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-08T16:25:47+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. A good honours degree (or equivalent experience) in electronic engineering, communications engineering, informatics, mathematics, physics, computing, data analytics, or related relevant areas.
  2.  Skills in Matlab programming or other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3.  An adequate academic background for pursuing research in radio communications, and particularly in millimetre wave small cell communications and networking in built environments.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at The University of Sheffield in the UK with a starting date of 1st April 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the UK for more than one year since 1st April 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR9-Design and optimization of MIMO antenna configurations for millimetre wave small cells in indoor and outdoor built environments.
The candidate will be devoted to optimising the MIMO configurations for millimetre wave small cells in 3D built environments, obtaining the achievable capacity gains, and optimising the antenna parameters for millimetre wave small cells in practical built environments (outdoors and indoors).
ORGANISATION/COMPANY The University of Sheffield
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 18/05/2018 23:00 – Europe/London
LOCATION United Kingdom › Sheffield
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/04/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-26T14:58:35+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. A good honours degree (or equivalent experience) in electronic engineering, communications engineering, informatics, mathematics, physics, computing, data analytics, or related relevant areas.
  2.  Skills in Matlab programming or other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3.  An adequate academic background for pursuing research in radio communications, and particularly in millimetre wave MIMO communications in built environments.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at The University of Sheffield in the UK with a starting date of 1st April 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the UK for more than one year since 1st April 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

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ESR10-Joint optimization of mmW MIMO small cell (SC) deployment and the built environment (BE).
The candidate will be devoted to jointly optimize the deployment of mmW MIMO SCs and the built environments (outdoors and indoors) and to obtain achievable performance gains from the joint optimization of mmW SC deployment and BE design.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY Ranplan Wireless
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 08/03/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION United Kingdom › Cambridge
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 40
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/05/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-02-26T14:58:16+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications, electromagnetics, mathematics or computer science.
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and other programming languages such as C/C++.
  3. Knowledge and skills of indoor wireless network planning and optimisation is a plus.
  4. Knowledge of small cell and HetNet is a plus.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Ranplan in the UK with a starting date of May 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in the UK for more than one year since May 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill.

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED
ESR11-Intelligent design of mmWave conference networks in built environments.
  • The candidate will be devoted to evaluating and optimizing mmWave massive MIMO deployment in the build environment, taking into account different materials and building structures, with a focus on conference room scenarios.
  • As part of this project, the candidate will enrol in a PhD program at the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.
ORGANISATION/COMPANY Televic Conference
RESEARCH FIELD Engineering › Communication engineering
RESEARCHER PROFILE First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 20/02/2018 00:00 – Europe/Brussels
LOCATION Belgium › Izegem
TYPE OF CONTRACT Temporary
JOB STATUS Full-time
HOURS PER WEEK 38
OFFER STARTING DATE 01/03/2018
EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER 766231
OFFER REQUIREMENTS 2018-01-25T11:36:53+00:00

REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL: Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent

REQUIRED LANGUAGES  

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications:

  1. MSc degree in electronics, communications, electromagnetics or computer science
  2. Skills at Matlab programming and other programming languages such as C/C++.

Specific Requirements:

All researchers recruited in an ITN must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs). Researchers can be of any nationality. Applicants have to ensure compliance with the Marie-Curie mobility requirement: At the time of recruitment, the applicant must have resided or carried out their main activity outside of the country of the institution for more than 24 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

For instance, when applying for a position at Televic Conference in Belgium with a starting date of March 1st, 2018, the applicant must not have lived in Belgium for more than one year since March 1st, 2015. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.

Research track of records will be considered as additional merits, although this is not a required skill

THIS JOB OFFER HAS EXPIRED