Senior Electronics Engineer

School/department: School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Hours: Full-time or part-time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).  If you would like to discuss flexible working options, please contact Cassandra Churchwell:
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 0316
Salary: starting at £33,199 and rising to £39,609 per annum with options for discretionary increases possible thereafter.
Placed on: 08 November 2018 
Closing date: 10 December 2018.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: December 2018
Expected start date: As soon as possible

Job description

Applications are invited for a senior electronics engineer in the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) at the University of Sussex. The post, which is permanent and full time, is mainly to support the Experimental Particle Physics (EPP) group in the Physics & Astronomy department with a strong emphasis on FPGA work and some analogue designing.

The School is committed to equality and diversity, and both departments currently hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in posts in science and engineering at Sussex.

Informal enquiries about this post may be addressed to Dr. Cassandra Churchwell,

Download job description and person specification Ref 0316 [PDF 188.80KB]

How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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