Call 10-2016-1 - Researcher position in the Geomatics Division – Remote Sensing Department

22 September 2016 - Expires: 12 October 2016

The Geomatics Division of the CTTC is searching for interested candidates in a Researcher position in its Remote Sensing Department. The candidate should have proven work experience in the areas of geomatics and remote sensing. The applicant is expected to have a strong background in radar remote sensing, including at least one of the following aspects: (i) algorithm development and implementation; (ii) satellite Synthetic Aperture Radar interferometry; (iii) ground-based Synthetic Aperture Radar interferometry; (iv) development of thematic applications based on Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery. The applicant is expected to be motivated and team player and to carry out innovative research. The candidate is expected to contribute to the main research areas of the two Departments of the Geomatics Division. The applicant is expected to have project management leadership and to carry out competitive project proposal preparation.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Applicants for this position must hold a Ph.D. degree in geomatics or related disciplines (engineering, physics, geophysics, mathematics, computer science, etc.) and must have a postdoc experience. Applicants are expected to have track record and capacity of carrying out experimental work and interact with researchers as well as technology transfer staff. They are expected to be very motivated, work independently while, at the same time, cooperating with the Geomatics’ team. Applicants are expected to have capability in attracting funds, including experience in writing research proposals, participating in national and international R&D projects and managing research projects. Advanced programming skills are considered an asset. Full professional proficiency in English is required. Catalan and Spanish will be appreciated.

CONDITIONS

The position is permanent. The salary will be determined according to qualifications, work experience and budget availability. Researchers interested in joining the Remote Sensing Department should send their curriculum vitae, including list of publications, and the names and addresses of at least two referees. The documents should be sent in PDF format through this online application. CVs and any other information gathered during this process will be handled confidentially.

Formal evaluation of candidates will begin on 12 October 2016. For further information, please contact info@cttc.es.

CTTC

Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), in Castelldefels – Barcelona, is a growing and well-funded research institution fostering excellence and diversity. CTTC offers a highly international environment at an exceptionally attractive location. As a research center in telecommunications technologies CTTC provides a fertile environment for research cooperation and innovation between different disciplines.

CTTC seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.

CTTC is committed to increasing the number of individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from such qualified individuals.

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