Firmware Engineer

Detector Development Photon Science Division

Your tasks

  • Collaborate on detector firmware for detector control and data streaming and development of the data backend system with online data processing capabilities
  • Work on firmware of future detectors of the Group

Your profile

The successful candidate should have a degree in electronics, computer science or physics with experience in the programming of complex FPGA systems (Xilinx or Intel) in VHDL. Experience in embedded Linux systems, network technology, C / C++ and GPU programming would be appreciated. You will work as a teamplayer in a stimulating international environment, giving you excellent opportunities for new initiatives.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

For further information please contact Dr Bernd Schmitt, phone +41 56 310 23 14.

Please submit your application online by 21 July 2019 for the position as a Firmware Engineer (index no. 6114-00).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Nicole Schubert, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland.