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Specialist Technician (Nanoelectronics Characterisation)

Electronic Materials & Devices Group

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £30,942 to £35,845 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term (until 01/09/2021)
Closing Date:  Friday 13 September 2019
Interview Date:   Tuesday 15 October 2019
Reference:  1172119PN

The Electronic Materials and Devices Research Group at the University of Southampton is an interdisciplinary team delivering novel solutions for advanced sensory systems, energy technologies and unconventional computing architectures. Our group encompasses diverse expertise ranging from materials process development to electronic devices, circuits and systems. This knowledge combined with our state-of-art facilities and strong collaborations with industry enables us to off­er unique solutions to real-world problems.

Our vision is to disrupt current ways of thinking, transforming our society through emerging nanotechnologies, such as: nano/bio-sensors, safe and efficient nano-batteries and novel Hardware for AI. To realise this vision, we need you to join our team to help us address these real-world problems. 

You will have a skill level equivalent to the achievement of HND, degree or NVQ4 or professional qualification in Electronics, Physics, Engineering, or a closely related subject along with experience in one or more of the following areas:




4.Project management and staff development

5.Material Science

Ideally you will have experience of IC and embedded electronics design and testing, nanoelectronics devices, nanofabrication and sensors.

There will be some travel involved both within the United Kingdom and abroad to visit collaborators and attend conferences. 

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Professor Themis Prodromakis (

More information on the Zepler Institute and the Southampton Nanofabrication Centre can be accessed at:

Application procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Georgie Warren (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 7749. Please quote reference 1172119PN on all correspondence.

Athena SWAN Bronze Award holder: Zepler Institute

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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