Postdoctoral Researcher | Analogue to Digital Converters
IOC-9 12/12/2016
Micro-electronic Engineering
Research | Cork

We target real-life applications with its research and currently has projects in diverse topics such as DNA detection for food safety, next generation optical communications, bio-sensing, imaging for security applications and early disease detection.

MCCI has a vacancy for a Post doctoral researcher in the area of Analogue Mixed-Signal Circuits, specialising in Analogue to Digital Converters (ADC) and/or sensor interfaces.

To apply click on the button below, select reference number IOC-9 and follow the instructions to complete the application form, attaching your cv and motivation letter.

  • Requirements
    • Carry out and lead innovative research in Analogue Mixed-Signal integrated circuit design in the area of ADC and/or sensor interfaces.
    • Take a leadership role on existing research projects under the direction of a Principal Investigator to develop new architectures, circuits and algorithms.
    • Design Analogue Mixed Signal Circuits, which may include system level simulation, algorithm development, schematic design, layout and validation of manufactured silicon.
    • Work on collaborative research projects with MCCI industry partners who include companies such as Xilinx, Analog Devices, Cypress, On Semi, M/A-COM.
    • Engage in the dissemination and publication of the results of the research aiming for high quality publications such as ISSCC and JSSC.
    • Mentor Masters, Ph.D. Students and junior research staff.
  • Qualifications
    • The minimum academic qualification is a Ph.D. in Analogue Mixed-Signal Design, preferably in the area of Data Converters or sensor interfaces.
    • Experience of integrated circuits from specification to tape-out and silicon validation is required.
    • Experience leading small research teams and/or mentoring is desirable.
    • A track record of generating novel ideas which improve on state of the art is required.
    • Publications in IEEE conferences and journals such as ISSCC, JSSC, ESSCIRC, CICC, VLSI Symposium, RF IC, TCAS-I is desirable.
    • The successful candidate will be highly innovative with a strong desire to create world-beating integrated circuits research for real-life applications.
    • The successful candidate will be highly analytical with good interpersonal and organizational skills.