Research Assistant (Microwave Measurements)

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Ref: RP749-51

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description

The Electrical Engineering Department and Material Science and Engineering programs at the United Arab Emirates University is seeking a research assistant in the area of Microwave design and measurement. The research assistant should be knowledgeable of performing microwave measurements, for material characterization. The candidate should be able to design, analyze, and perform microwave measurements for material characterization. The preferred candidate should have demonstrated experience in the both microwave and antenna, and have a master degree in relevant field.


Minimum Qualification
An appropriate educational degree supplemented with documented evidence to support the following:
- Skilled in Microwave measurement
- Ability to design microwave devices and components
- Ability to use electromagnetic software such as ADS and HFSS is a plus
- Good technical writing skills
- Flexible approach and initiative in executing the role.

Preferred Qualification
- Command of Antenna design
- Command of Microwave measurements
- Ability to design specific microwave components
- Demonstrable willingness to support work in the lab
- Be adaptable and flexible to the continuous changes associated with research demands
- Commitment to provide a safe and healthy workplace

About the Company

Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

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