Website CNPEM Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)

The Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) is commissioning the fourth-generation electron storage ring Sirius, a worldwide state-of-the-art accelerator complex dedicated to produce high brightness X-ray beams. LNLS is a pioneer synchrotron light laboratory in Brazil and has a long history of designing, constructing, commissioning and operating a synchrotron light facility to provide multi-disciplinary experimental stations for external users.

Activities includes manage and coordinate the Magnet Group at CNPEM.

Main Activities

Manage and coordinate the Magnet Group, its activities and team, being also responsible for:

  • Providing the technical guidance for the team regarding theory, characterization techniques and projects of magnetic components;
  • Overseeing the technical performance and social interaction of the team and implement ways to improve them;
  • Identifying and conducting R&D projects of magnetic structures in applications of interest to the Engineering department;
  • Maintaining and improving the technical infrastructure of the group;
  • Working with other teams in the application and integration of solutions based on the group expertise;
  • Preparing reports, documentation, and participate in the authoring of scientific papers and communication articles;
  • Working in the development of external suppliers and manufacturing processes of magnetic devices;
  • Interacting with the community of other research centers and prospecting possible collaborations in the area of magnetic characterization and design of magnetic devices;

Required Qualifications

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics Engineering or related areas

Desirable graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Physics Engineering, Physics or correlated areas

Solid experience in:

  • Project management and development of accelerator insertion devices and magnetic characterization;
  • Design, construction and characterisation of magnetic components for accelerators, especially insertion devices;
  • Team coordination;
  • Fluent English (reading, writing and conversation).

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