National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
RECRUITMENT OF LIMITED-TERM RESEARCHER(for 2011)

NICT invites applicants for Expert Researcher (limited-term researcher and short-time researcher).


Classification of Expert Researcher
Job Title Working hours per week Explanation
Expert Researcher (limited-term) Full time or more than 29hours Employees who have PhD or equal experience and engage in research work. (Those who are to get PhD by the hire date can also apply.)
Expert Researcher (short-time) Less than 29 hours


Flow of Recruitment
  1. Acceptance of application documents
  2. Documentary screening
  3. Interview (only with successful applicants of documentary screening)
  4. Proposal of job offer and working conditions
  5. Agreement to the working conditions
  6. Assumption of the post
*Please note that NICT does not bear any expenses incurred for the interview.


Judging System
Documentary screening and interview


Salary
Monthly salary system is applied to employees who work more than 4days a week, and daily or hourly wage system is applied to others.
The amount of salary shall be determined by considering each employee's experience and task involved.
*Dependent allowance, Commuting Allowance, Residence Allowance .
(In the case of employees who work more than 4days a week and fulfill the requirements for payment)


Period of employment
From hire date to March 31, 2012
The scheduled date of recruitment is as of October 1, 2011.
As a general rule,applicants should start to work on October 1, 2011.

Vacation Leave
Saturday, Sunday, national holiday, and year-end and New-year holiday and designated day by NICT


Others(Treatments)
  • Expert Researcher(limited-term)working full time can use flexible time system
  • Able to work in staggered hours(7 hours 45 minutes working per day)
  • Annual paid holiday system(Stipulated in limited-term employmee rules)


Necessary documents(A4, free form) *Resume(CV) should be prepared in a prescribed form
  • Resume (PDF file) (WORD file)
  • Research proposal for the subject
  • Reference letter(s)(Written within six months,only original accepted . Address to President of National Institute Information and Communications Technology. In addition, reference letters should be written by persons NOT involved in NICT)
Please send the application documents in the mail(post) with subject number and
the date and month of the recruitment announcement(ex: 2011.April announcement.) on the envelope in red ink.
Application submission by e-mail is NOT available. In addition,own research proposal regardless of the subject and /or personal skill can not be accepted.


Deadline of Application
Due NLT July 22, 2011


Contact Address
Person in charge : Yazawa
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Personnel Affairs Office, Personnel Affairs Team, General Affairs Department
4-2-1 Nukui-kita, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8795, Japan
E-mail:  jinjig@ml.nict.go.jp
FAX 042-327-7590
 


Treatment of Personal Information
Your application documents will be treated appropriately and used only for the purpose of recruitment.


List of Open Positions (Click the subject NO. and check the detailed information)
  • Expert Researcher(limited-term)
    Subject NO. Department/Group Theme Title
    R-4 Photonic Network Research Institute Lightwave Devices Laboratory Research on analog and digital optical communication technologies
    R-6 Wireless Network Research Institute Dependable Wireless Laboratory R&D on Dependable Multi-node Autonomous/Distributed Mobile Network Technology and its Application/Standardaization
    R-9 Advanced ICT Research Institute Quantum ICT Laboratory Research on experimental quantum signal processing with quantum optical means
    R-10 Wireless Network Research Institute Smart Wireless Laboratory Research and development on MAC and network layer of white space radio and broadband wireless access systems
    R-11 Wireless Network Research Institute Smart Wireless Laboratory Research and development on PHY layer of white space radio and broadband wireless access systems
    R-66 Advanced ICT Research Institute Nano ICT Laboratory Research and development of biomimetic sensing devices
    R-67 Advanced ICT Research Institute Nano ICT Laboratory Studies on organic photonic ICT devices
  • Expert Researcher(short-time)
    Subject NO. Department/Group Theme Title