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Experienced Researcher, Switzerland
STUCKY Ltd is an international engineering company, member of the Gruner Group, specialized in the field of water and energy. STUCKY Ltd designs, supervises construction and commissions important infrastructures all over the world such as dams, hydropower plants, substations and transmission lines. 

STUCKY’s home office is located in Lausanne in Switzerland. The company operates in many countries around the world, with Branch Offices in Georgia, Serbia, Turkey and Thailand. STUCKY Ltd offers interesting career opportunities in a reactive and multicultural environment. To master the challenges facing the water and energy sectors, we are looking for a: 
 
ER - Experienced Researcher 
 
Member of the Water and Environment department, you will work on SEDITRANS project funded by the Research Executive Agency of the European Union. 
 
Assignements 
> Engineering applications on fluvial projects, focusing on river morphology and reservoir sedimentation 
> Participation in Work Packages 2, 3 and 6, together with renowned academic institutions 
> Carry out benchmark studies for new software on practical applications 
> Contribute to engineering manuals and experimental modelling planning, on turbidity currents 
> Represent STUCKY in the Industrial Advisory Panel 
> Supervise early-stage researchers during their short-stay visits to STUCKY 
> Publish main results in related discipline in international peer-reviews journals and/or conferences 
> Possibility to contribute to other ongoing projects in related fields, from concept to implementation 
 
Profile 
> PhD in engineering, physics or in related discipline or more than 5 years experience in research 
> Master degree in Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Mechanics or related fields) 
> Competences in river hydraulics, fluid mechanics and turbulence, as well as in programming are 
welcome 
> Fluent in written and spoken English (min. B2 level), good knowledge of French will be an asset 
 
Other information and requirements 
> 20 months contract, starting at convenience, preferably from October 2014. 
> Integrated in the ITN Marie Curie program, the program fosters mobility and transfer of knowledge 
between academia and practice. 
> Eligible applicants cannot have spent more than 12 months in Switzerland in the last 3 years. 
> SEDITRANS stands for “Sediment transport in fluvial, estuarine and coastal environment”. It is funded 
under the Marie Curie FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN program of the European Union and aims at providing 
training-through-research to Experienced Researchers (ERs) holders of a recent PhD degree. 
> Information about SEDITRANS, the participating partners, the description of the positions and the 
rules of the program (for example, about eligibility and salary) can be found at the website of 
SEDITRANS (http://www.seditrans.civil.upatras.gr/). 
 
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your complete application to rh@stucky.ch
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