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CAEN S.p.A. offers a job opportunity (even first employment) mainly in the technical-scientific field, to graduates available to work in a stimulating environment and in continuous evolution. With customers in all of the world’s leading research centers, CAEN can offer the best career opportunities and progression in the industry.

Spontaneous Applications

We are always searching for talented people to join our team, if you don’t find a position that suits your profile, submit your own application.


Software Engineer

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will join the CAEN Software Team to design the control software architectures for the next generations of power supplies for nuclear physics. Main tasks include:

  • Design the software architecture
  • Write specific commands and functions
  • Customize embedded operating systems
  • Specify, document, and execute tests to ensure products satisfy the requirements
  • Assistance in the generation of supporting technical documentation
  • Organizing, participating in and documenting design reviews

Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of C, C++ and Eclipse IDE
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux O.S.
  • Good knowledge of Java, JavaScript and Python
  • Good knowledge HTML and CSS
  • Good knowledge I2C, SPI, RS232, TCP/IP, CAN
  • Good knowledge of English and Italian languages (both written and spoken)

Relational and organization skills, flexibility, problem solving and good team communication will complete the profile.

Preferential requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering or with 2/3 years of experience in the field of software/web development
  • Programming experience on Qt libraries and firmware development for ARM architecture
  • Fluent in English and Italian (both written and spoken)

The search is open to both men and women according to the Italian Law (L.125/91). Please send Curriculum Vitae with authorization to treatment of personal data as per D. LGS. 196/03 via e-mail to


Electronic Design

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will join the CAEN Front end Development Team to design data acquisition cards for nuclear physics. Main tasks include:

  • Product specification
  • Design electrical schematics and PCB
  • Development test software
  • Hardware debugging, using oscilloscopes or other test equipment
  • Specify, document, and execute tests to ensure that electronics products satisfy the requirements
  • Assistance in the generation of supporting technical documentation
  • Organizing, participating in and documenting design reviews
  • Strong interaction with the customer during the design phase and in after-sales support

Requirements:

  • University degree in Electronics Engineering or comparable
  • Strong interest in working with technology and programming
  • Good knowledge in analog and digital electronics, with particular emphasis on low noise amplifiers, A/D converters, high speed links and interfaces, FPGA and micro controllers
  • English language (written and spoken).
  • Ability to:
    • Work effectively in a group development environment
    • Problem-solve effectively
    • Persistently drive projects to successful completion
  • Available to international travels

Preferential requirements:

  • Knowledge of C/C++ and other programming languages
  • Knowledge of VHDL and FPGA programming
  • Experience with CAD/CAE tools for schematic design and PCB layout
  • Italian Mother language

The search is open to both men and women according to the Italian Law (L.125/91). Please send Curriculum Vitae with authorization to treatment of personal data as per D. LGS. 196/03 via e-mail to


Field Application Specialist

The successful applicant will join the CAEN spectroscopy division as Field Application Specialist.

Job Description:

  • Full time job
  • Place of work: headquarter in Viareggio, Italy

Requirements:

  • Master or other advanced scientific and technical degree (PhD)
  • Proven experience in simulation of particle detectors and characterization with MCNP code
  • Experience in R&D of radiological sensors with a specific focus on gamma and neutron sensors based on scintillators or semiconductor detectors
  • Radiation detectors, their applications and characterization (resolution, energy calibration, efficiency calculation)
  • Use of electronic instruments like oscilloscopes, pulse generators, etc..
  • Basic knowledge on analogic electronic circuits (front end and signal acquisition and analysis)
  • Intermediate level for oral and written English and Italian
  • Develop and maintain teaming relationship and work in international teams
  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally with travels weekly long

Relational and organization skills, flexibility, problem solving and good team communication will complete the profile.

Preferential requirements:

  • Degree in Physics (preferred), Nuclear engineering, Electric engineering
  • Experience working in projects and programs
  • Knowledge of gamma spectrometry and related applications will be an asset
  • Experience on electronics for the detector readout and signal acquisition at high rates
  • Knowledge on communication protocols and their software integration (TCP/IP, RS232, I2C, LORA, etc..)
  • Proficient writing reports and technical documents
  • Other languages are an asset

Desired requirements:

  • Software skills: intermediate level in programming languages (C++, Java, Phyton)
  • Simulation with Geant4 could also be an asset
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment,
  • Planning & organization skills, with the ability to manage projects in parallel
  • Problem solving and creative skills

The search is open to both men and women according to the Italian Law (L.125/91). Please send Curriculum Vitae with authorization to treatment of personal data as per D. LGS. 196/03 via e-mail to


Electronic Engineer (Power Electronics, Firmware Designer)

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will join the CAEN Power Supply Division. S/he will be responsible for power supplies development for physics experiments installed Worldwide. Main tasks include:

  • Development of novel digital controls & communications for high performance power supplies working in standard or in hostile environments, using programmable devices (μC, FPGA, etc.)
  • Hardware design of high-performance power supply boards (LV/HV) and systems according to the requirements specified by the Marketing & Sales Division.
  • Simulation, testing and validation both in house and at various research centers around the globe, with the majority at CERN, Geneva.

Requirements:

  • University degree in Electronics Engineering or comparable
  • Proficiency with English and Italian languages (both written and spoken)
  • Familiar with microprocessors/microcontrollers architecture
  • Good knowledge of Linux OS
  • Knowledge of emulator, Cross-Compiler and debugging systems
  • Experience in C/C++ and thread applications
  • Ability to:
    • Work effectively in a group development environment
    • Problem-solve effectively
    • Persistently drive projects to successful completion

Preferential requirements:

  • Italian Mother language
  • Availability to international travel

The search is open to both men and women according to the Italian Law (L.125/91). Please send Curriculum Vitae with authorization to treatment of personal data as per D. LGS. 196/03 via e-mail to

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