Nict Recruitment Of Fixed-Term Researcher (No.2024R-34) Research On Quantum Cryptography And Quantum Communication Technologies

Universities and Institutes of Japan
October 31, 2024
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23 Nov 2023

Job Information


National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

Research Field





Information science

Computer science

Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)



Application Deadline

31 Oct 2024 - 23:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract


Job Status

Not Applicable

Hours Per Week

See description

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Background of the recruitment and description of the project Background of the recruitment and description of the project To promote the project on quantum communication via optical fiber, we are looking for a wide range of researchers who are willing to work on theoretical or experimental studies with a view to realization.

Work content and job description The goal of the project is to develop novel quantum cryptography and quantum communication protocols by using the latest quantum optics and conventional optical communication technologies.

Assigned department Existing departments

Work location Address 184-8795 Tokyo 4-2-1, Nukui-Kitamachi, Koganei

Number of hired Number of hired:1 person(s) Job content supplemental explanation:The employment date varies depending on the selection period. Please refer to the "Job posting URL" for the detailed the scheduled date of employment.

Requirements Additional Information


Compensation Annual salary:5 million yen - 7 million yen Wages description:471,000 ~ 509,000/month Basic salary shall be determined by taking into account each employee's experience and task to be engaged in. However, as a basic salary is compliant with government employees' wages, it shall be changed when a basic salary is changed to the government employees' wages. Working hours:08:30-17:00 Holidays :Saturday, Sunday, national holiday, and year-end and New-year holiday and designated day by NICT Annual paid holiday system Overtime and other explanations:5days/week(7.5hours/day) Application of a flex-time system is possible. Employment type:Contract employee Employment type description:Fixed Term Positions Contract period:Nontenured Contract period description:hiring date ~ March 31,2025 N.B. Contract could be renewed. Up to March 31,2026 if certain conditions are fulfilled Probationary period:Probationary period present Probationary period description:Trial period 1 month

Various systems Transportation expenses:available Others:available Dependant allowance, Housing allowance, Telework allowance, Overtime allowance, Late-night work allowance will be provided. However, they will be paid if you meet the requirements.

Insurance Employees' Health Insurance:available Employees' Pension Insurance:available Worker's accident insurance:available Employment insurance:available

Measures for preventing passive smoking at the workplace We have smoking areas.

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