Senior Engineer

Queen's University Belfast

Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information 
Technology (ECIT)

School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

To play a technical leadership role in the continuing expansion of physical layer wireless communications within the Centre for Wireless Innovation (CWI) as part of the ECIT Global Research Institute. 

To conduct microwave/millimetre-wave component system design and measurement within the Centre for Wireless Innovation.  To undertake significant RF/Microwave hardware development projects and contribute to industrial and research project technical deliverables focused on physical layer wireless communications with applications in 5G, IOT, Space Communications, Vehicular Communications, healthcare, wearables etc.  To contribute to commercialisation and knowledge transfer activities associated with CWI’s research outputs. To manage and/or lead multi-disciplinary research projects within the Centre and contribute to on-going research programmes in collaboration with research intensive SMEs, international corporations and research institutes. To assist with the raising of substantial funding from industry and major government sources, nationally and internationally.

Further information about the centre may be obtained at

Anticipated interview date: week commencing Monday 14 November 2016

Apply online at For further information or assistance contact the Personnel Department, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN.  Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from women as females are underrepresented within this area

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