Hiring: Electronic Engineer in Neutron Dosimeter Development

Exciting Opportunity for an Electronic Engineer in Neutron Dosimeter Development

The ANT (Advanced Nuclear Technology) research group at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in Barcelona, Spain, seeks a talented Electronic Engineer to join our dynamic team.


We're developing a cutting-edge light neutron dosimeter prototype with the potential to work in pulsed neutron beams environments. Your expertise will be vital in creating this innovative tool.


  • Design, develop, and test the digital processing and user interface system for the neutron dosimeter prototype.
  • Utilize your knowledge of electronics, FPGA, processors, and SoC (System-on-Chip) to:
    • Design digital filters and control ADCs (Analog-to-Digital Converters) using FPGA.
    • Create a user-friendly interface with a processor.
  • Integrate the processing and user interface seamlessly with the existing instrumentation.
  • Participate in the construction and testing of the prototype.

Growth Potential:

  • Gain valuable experience in a renowned research group with access to state-of-the-art research facilities and instrumentation.
  • Contribute to a project with real-world applications and the potential for high-impact publications.
  • Explore the possibility of pursuing a Ph.D. in collaboration with the ANT by joining the Nuclear Engineering and Ionizing Radiation doctoral program.


  • Master's degree in Electronics Engineering or a closely related field.
  • Strong understanding of electronics principles, digital signal processing, and FPGAs.
  • Experience with processors and SoC integration is desirable.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English is desirable too.


  • Competitive salary (in accordance with Spanish standards for research positions).
  • Opportunity to work in a collaborative and supportive research environment.
  • Potential for professional development and advancement within the ANT group.


1 – 2 year contract.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement outlining their interest in the project to Alfredo de Blas


Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Join us and be part of creating a groundbreaking new tool in the field of neutron detection!