Research Engineer II

Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia
Closing date
Nov 12, 2021

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Job Title: Research Engineer II
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 230338

Atlanta, GA

Department Information

The Georgia Electronic Design Center (GEDC), a center within the Institute of Electronics and Nanotechnology at Georgia Tech is one of the world’s largest research centers focused on the advancement of high-speed electronics and photonics for broadband, mixed-signal devices, circuits, and systems. The GEDC is an industry-centric center with our faculty working on a large range of industry challenges and has over 15 faculty and 200 graduate students.

The mission of the GEDC is to enable our industry partners to be technology leaders and to quickly transfer the innovations of our faculty and students to industry for commercialization. Industry partners working with GEDC faculty and students engage in directed research and collaborate directly with our faculty and students and may establish design centers in Technology Square or within our own center. Support from the Executive Vice President for Research and from our industry partners allows us to create and maintain state-of-the-art laboratory resources, including comprehensive device, circuit, and system testing to 300 GHz, the Agilent EEsof suite of design tools, and a terabit optical networking testbed.

The successful candidate for the Research Engineer II position will also support our newly awarded National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry-University Cooperative Research Center (IUCRC): Electronic and Photonic Integrated Circuits for Aerospace (EPICA).

For more information about GEDC, visit:

Job Summary

The Georgia Electronic Design Center (GEDC) is a large research center within the Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology (IEN) at Georgia Tech. The GEDC is seeking candidates for a Research Engineer II position in RF through sub-mmWave electronic communications, radar, and sensor systems, for both ground-based and space-based applications. He/she will be responsible for the design, simulation, tapeout, and testing of integrated circuits (ICs) supporting GEDC electronics research in these areas.

The Research Engineer II will interact with center faculty, supervise graduate students, perform measurements and simulations supporting center research, lead IC tapeouts, and maintain GEDC electronic measurements and labs, which are capable of IC characterization up to several hundred GHz. Successful candidates will work with center faculty on industry sponsored research, support proposal preparation and contract execution, and both write and present papers.

Required Qualifications
  • A Master’s degree and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree, or
  • A Master’s degree and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree
  • Proven record of publication
Preferred Qualifications

A terminal degree

Required Documents to Attach

Candidates should include a CV, with a full list of publications, with their application.

Contact Information

For additional information about this job opening, please contact Brian McGlade, [email protected]

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

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