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.


Master degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent 


·  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.


·  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).