Radio Antenna and Instrumentation Engineer, NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL of CANADA (NRC)

Radio Antenna and Instrumentation Engineer, NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL of CANADA (NRC)

Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory

5071 West Saanich Road

Victoria, BC V9E 2E7


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The Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics portfolio of the National Research Council (NRC) is looking for a vibrant and dynamic Radio Antenna and Instrumentation Engineer to support our NRC Herzberg’s Millimetre Instrumentation Group. The Millimetre Instrumentation Group is part of the Astronomy Technology Program within NRC Herzberg. This group is located in Victoria, BC. The main goals of this group are the design, building, testing, and commissioning of state-of-the-art detectors, components, and science instruments for the Canadian astronomical community in the areas of centimetre and (sub)millimetre wavelength astronomy. The group participates in the development of international astronomy facilities such as the Atacama Large Millimetre Array, the Square Kilometre Array, the MeerKAT observatory, and the next generation Very Large Array.

This hiring is a Term position with all the associated benefits, including paid maternity and parental leave, vacation, accruable pension contributions and others.

Applicants must have acquired a Bachelor degree in Engineering, Applied Physics, or Engineering Physics. Applications should be made by 25 November 2016 via the process described at the URL provided.

NRC is an equal opportunity employer.

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