Hardware Developer (Hwp Call 2023)

Universities and Institutes of Portugal
December 31, 2022
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  • Organisation/Company: Champalimaud Foundation
  • Research Field: Neurosciences
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 31/12/2022 17:00 - Europe/London
  • Location: Portugal › Lisboa
  • Type Of Contract: Other
  • Job Status: Other
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 02/01/2023
  • Champalimaud Foundation (Fundação D. Anna de Sommer Champalimaud e Dr. Carlos Montez Champalimaud), a private, non-profit research institution in Lisbon, Portugal, is looking for a Hardware Developer to join our team.

    Work Plan:

  • Perform mechanical and electronic assembly of clinical and research equipment developed in-house in close collaboration with the hardware and software development teams;
  • Perform regular maintenance, diagnostic and repair of healthcare electro- mechanical furniture;
  • Collaborate with the hardware development teams in the construction of prototypes and replication of in-house developed products for clinical and research application areas.
  • Benefits

    Offered conditions:

  • Competitive remuneration package commensurate with skills, qualifications and experience.
  • Full immersion into a research excellence ecosystem with highly motivated researchers, supported by state-of-the-art technology and continuous development opportunities.
  • Maximum allowable duration of the contract including the respective renewals

  • Initial duration: 12 months select with possibility of renewal
  • Selection process

    Application materials

  • CV and letter of motivation
  • Proof of qualifications (certificates) may be required at a later date for the formalization of the contract agreement. Degrees obtained abroad may need to be formally recognized in Portugal.
  • Evaluation and selection criteria (respecting article 37 of Decree-Law No. 63/2019, of 16 May)

  • Candidates will be screened to determine eligibility based on minimum qualifications listed in call.
  • Candidates meeting minimum requirements will be scored according to the required application materials.
  • CV 50% Letter of Motivation 30% Interview 20%
  • If provided, and if shortlisted, candidates' referees may be contacted and may count towards evaluation.
  • How to apply

  • Format: Candidates must complete the standard application form and submit a single annexed PDF document containing the application materials stated in the call. Call Ref. " HWP Call 2023"
  • Applications are also accepted in paper, sent or handed to the HR & Fellows Support Office at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Avenida Brasília, 1400-038 Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Evaluation Committee members:

  • Pedro Garcia da Silva
  • Luís Teixeira
  • Artur Silva
  • Notification of results

  • All candidates will receive a receipt of acknowledgment within 7-10 business days. The highest scoring candidate will be notified by email or telephone. All other candidates will be notified solely by email of the final outcome of the recruitment process.
  • After being notified, candidates will have 10 working days to present a claim for redress by email (careers@research.fchampalimaud.org). If no claim is received by the Champalimaud Foundation, the Evaluation Committee's decision will become definitive.
  • Additional comments

    About Us

    Research is at the heart of the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, a modern research and clinical facility situated on the waterfront in Lisbon, Portugal. The goal of Champalimaud Research (CR) is to perform world-leading fundamental and translational research. Current research work is focused on the fields of neuroscience, physiology and cancer. Champalimaud Research comprises a team of over 400 scientists from around the world. English is the official language of the Centre. Lisbon's sunny Atlantic Mediterranean climate, vibrant culture and high quality of life make this a great place to live and work.

    Relevant Institutional Information

    In line with our community guidelines and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy and Gender Equality Plan, no candidate may be privileged, favored, prejudiced or deprived of any right or excluded from any duty on the basis of age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, disability, chronic illness, language, nationality, territory of origin, family status (marital, pregnancy and maternity, having or not having dependents), socioeconomic situation, education, religion, political or ideological beliefs, trade union membership, or on any other grounds which are irrelevant to decision-making.

    HR Excellence in Research

    Legal Notices

    The present call has the sole purpose of filling the indicated research position. This call may be canceled at any time on or before the jury's evaluation of all eligible candidates and the recruitment process shall be concluded on the day of the full execution of the contract between the Champalimaud Foundation and the selected candidate.

    Offer Requirements Skills/Qualifications

    Candidate Profile:

  • Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or professional development course in electronics, mechanics or related areas;
  • 3-5 years proven experience in a similar role;
  • Intermediate English proficiency level.
  • Essential skills:

  • Knowledge of construction and assembly techniques, terminology, and documentation;
  • Ability to interpret blueprints, construction drawings and similar documents;
  • Experience with diverse mechanical power tools (drill, jigsaw, miter saw, mill, lathe, sander, and similar);
  • Basic understanding of electronics principles, troubleshooting and measurement;
  • Hands-on experience with wiring and soldering;
  • Highly motivated and excellent team player;
  • Responsible with good organizational and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction.
  • Desirable skills that will also be considered:

  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Google tools;
  • Working knowledge of CAD tools;
  • Thorough understanding of electronics principles, design and read and understand schematics/layout/Gerber files;
  • Hands-on experience in using laboratory tools such as multi meter, oscilloscope, logic analyzers, etc.;
  • Hands-on experience with SMD and TH components soldering.
  • Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Champalimaud Foundation
  • Organisation Type: Private with public mission
  • Website: https: // fchampalimaud.org/champalimaud-research
  • Country: Portugal
  • City: Lisboa
  • Postal Code: 1400-038
  • Street: Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
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