NMR position in Lima-Peru

The NMR laboratory at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru is seeking for a highly motivated professional to take care of the daily use of our Bruker 500 MHz AVANCE III HD instrument. Spanish would be appreciated but not mandatory.

Qualifications:

Master degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent 

Requirements:

·  Experience in Digital Signal Processing

·  Hands-on experience in electronics and electricals.

·  Well working acquaintance in WINDOWS and LINUX environment, troubleshooting basic skills in software, hardware and server problems.

·  Knowledge of the terminology, principles, and techniques of NMR spectroscopy would be appreciated.

·  Must be proactive and able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculties and users.

Responsibilities

·  Managing day to day operations of the NMR facility

·  Setting up and running NMR experiments

·  Regular cryogens fills (Liquid nitrogen and helium)

·  Assist users (students, post-docs, professors and research staff) in data processing.

Starting gross salary: 60 200 to 96 600 soles (between USD 18-30 k) per year based on qualifications.   

Period of employment: Up to three years after which a permanent position is available.

How to apply: Interested applicants that fulfill the requirements should send a cover letter, CV and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Helena Maruenda (hmaruen@pucp.edu.pe).