Section leader for EISCAT Heating, Ramfjordmoen

Section leader for EISCAT Heating, Ramfjordmoen UiT-Norway's Arctic University, Faculty of Natural Science and Technology (NT-faculty) operates facilities in Tromsø and on Svalbard on assignment from EISCAT. The faculty currently has two full-time employees at the EISCAT Svalbard Radar and six full-time employees at EISCAT Ramfjordmoen. The Faculty of natural science and technology is seeking a skilled leader for exciting work at EISCAT Heating Ramfjordmoen. The main task is to lead, operate, maintain and further develop the Heating facility, located approximately 30 km south of Tromsø in Ramfjordmoen. We are looking for a person with good knowledge in the field of engineering or physics. The position assumes that one can work independently but often in a team along with others on the staff. A person with solid engineering background and with an interest in physics research or vice versa will be ideal. The position is full time. EISCAT is currently developing a modern radar which is expected to start operation around 2021. There are opportunities to contribute to...
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New recruitment

New recruitment

New recruitment Today Dr. Rikard Slapak join us at Headquarters. Rikard started his career as a PhD student at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF) and got his Doctors degree at LTU. Since then he has been working at LTU as a researcher for the Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering, Division of Space Technology. Rikard will be working in data handling here at EISCAT. Our facilities produce a huge amount of data from all the experiments and measurements that we are conducting and Rikard's knowledge and experience will be a great addition in our team. The other vacancies has not yet been filled. The work in sorting out the candidates is ongoing....
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New recruitment

New recruitment

The EISCAT3D Project Leader has now been appointed We have had a lot of interest for the vacancy of Project Leader for  EISCAT3D. The opening has been filled by Mr. Johan Svensson. Johan will start his work at the EISCAT Headquarters in Kiruna, Sweden in January. Johan has been working as a Research Engineer and his experience in this field will be of great use in the EISCAT3D project. The other vacancies has not yet been filled. The work in sorting out the candidates is ongoing. ...
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Senior Software Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project

Senior Software Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project

Kiruna 20 June, 2017 Senior Software Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project Senior Software Engineer 2017-06-20 (PDF) EISCAT Scientific Association is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to lead the software development for EISCAT_3D EISCAT_3D is a modern, multi-static, phased array radar system to be deployed in Finland, Norway and Sweden. The implementation phase starts 1 September 2017 and the system will be ready for use in 2021. As Senior Software Engineer, you will lead the software development for EISCAT_3D. The Software Engineer will join the EISCAT_3D project team to help develop a scalable and distributed software architecture for the system. To successfully perform the duties, it is critical to have a modern, forward-looking, and standards-based approaches to software design and development. The radar systems will initially consist of 20 000 channels at each of three sites, so software approaches that are properly scalable in a real-time environment are crucial. As of today, little of the needed software sets exist in the world. A significant challenge will therefore be...
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Senior Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project

Senior Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project

Kiruna 20 June, 2017 Senior Engineer for the EISCAT_3D project Senior Engineer 2017-06-20 (PDF) EISCAT Scientific Association is seeking a Senior Engineer to join the EISCAT_3D project team. EISCAT_3D is a modern, multi-static, phased array radar system to be deployed in Finland, Norway and Sweden. The implementation phase starts 1 September 2017 and the system will be ready for use in 2021. The Senior Engineer participates in the complex engineering, scoping, planning, design validation and construction management needed for the build of EISCAT_3D. The tasks are under the joint responsibility of the project team lead by the EISCAT_3D Project Leader. The particular skills, and interests, of the Senior Engineer will determine the primary areas of individual responsibility. The Senior Engineer will perform as project engineer and/or task leader on in-house, industry and consultancy work and will plan and direct, as representative of the project team, the work of professional and technical staff, consultants, and contractors. Qualifications: A Bachelors degree or higher in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent ...
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Contracts Leader for the EISCAT_3D project

Contracts Leader for the EISCAT_3D project

Kiruna 20 June, 2017 Contracts Leader for the EISCAT_3D project Contracts Leader 2017-06-20 (PDF) EISCAT Scientific Association is seeking a Contracts Leader to manage the public procurement activities for the construction of EISCAT_3D. EISCAT_3D is a modern, multi-static, phased array radar system to be deployed in Finland, Norway and Sweden. The implementation phase starts 1 September 2017 and the system will be ready for use in 2021. As Contracts Leader you will lead the public procurement activities. Purchases of supplies and services for the EISCAT_3D project will adhere to EU procurements for the public sector and the Contracts Leader needs to understand and be able to readily access the regulations and policies relating to such procurements. The Contracts Leader works closely with the EISCAT_3D Project Leader, project team and senior staff at EISCAT and provides professional, expert oversight and management services for the public contract activities within the EISCAT_3D project. The tasks also include participation in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies, and priorities for...
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