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Research Associate in Radio Frequency Engineering and Signal Processing

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Imperial College London

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Lexington, Kentucky

Expiry Date :
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Research Associate in Radio Frequency Engineering and Signal Processing Job description Job summary We are seeking to hire a Research Associate (Post-Doc) to join our work on RF Shadowing which is the study of the use of electromagnetic field propagation as a sensor. In this case we wish to sense the behaviours of mechanical systems in real world environments. Duties and responsibilities This is part of our Singapore Eco Cities programme of work led by PI Professor Julie McCann as part of her Adaptive Emergent Systems Engineering Lab (AESE). AESE is primarily located in Imperial College London, but this position will be based in Singapore lab working with I2R and the Singapore Housing Development Board. You will be joining a world-leading team. Imperial College is consistently in the top 10 world university rankings with the Department of Computing ranked top of the Research Intensity table in the 2014 UK REF assessment. The AESE group won the 2020 President’s Medal for Outstanding Research. Essential requirements At Research Associate level you must have a PhD in Electrical Engineering, Electronics or Computer Science (or equivalent) with strong experience in: – electromagnetic field propagation and their interactions. – signal processing algorithms, – channel modelling. Experience in using numerical simulation software packages like MATLAB, HFSS or CST and experience and the ability to conduct practical experiments that involve collaborations between multiple disciplines or departments is an advantage. Preference will be given to applicants with a proven research record and publications in A-ranked venues in relevant areas. You must have excellent communication skills and be able to organise your work with minimal supervision and prioritise work to meet deadlines. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Applicants will be expected to be resident in Singapore and visit Imperial College in London occasionally. Further information Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range 36,045 – 39,183 per annum. In addition to completing the online application, candidates should attach: – A full CV, with a list of all publications – A 1 page statement indicating what you see are interesting research issues relating to the above post and why your expertise is relevant. – Additionally please include any material from your past work that you would like us to consider such as significant papers or thesis. Informal enquiries related to the position should be directed to Prof J.A. McCann: . For queries regarding the application process contact Jamie Perrins: Documents – Research Associate – JD.pdf About Imperial College London Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world. You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City. We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces. It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there. Additional information Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities. All Imperial employees are expected to follow the 7 principles of Imperial Expectations: – Champion a positive approach to change and opportunity – Communicate regularly and effectively within, and across, teams – Consider the thoughts and expectations of others – Deliver positive outcomes – Encourage inclusive participation and eliminate discrimination – Develop and grow skills and expertise – Work in a planned and managed way In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations. We are committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment for all. We therefore encourage candidates to apply irrespective of age, disability, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, gender identity, sex, or sexual orientation. We are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Disability Confident Leader and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. For technical issues when applying online please email .