Closing date 2022/11/15 *Applications will be closd as soon as a candidate is selected. (The first selection process will start on November 15.)

QUP Engineer (Systemology Support Section)

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Curriculum Vitae


3 years, with the contract to be renewed in each Japanese fiscal year

Interview date

Further details will be separately communicated to the applicants who will be interviewed.

Number of positions

A few

Application guidelines


International Center for Quantum-field Measurement Systems for Studies of the Universe and Particles (QUP)

Job Description

The successful candidate will belongs to the QUP Systemology Support Section and will be primarily engaged in one of the two tasks 1 or 2.

1. Systems engineering support for the QUP flagship projects and their start up.
(a) Systems engineering of the components of JAXA’s LiteBIRD*) mission for which QUP is responsible.
(b) Support for starup (consept studies) of researh projects.

2. Support of the QUP flagships project’s S&MA (safety and mission assurance) activities through system safety and relaiability design, quality and performance assurance, etc. The immediate target is the parf of JAXA’s LiteBIRD mission for the which QUP is responsible.

*)Information on the LiteBIRD mission can be found in


The successful candidate should have experience in working on projects in the broadest sense and satisfies one of the following conditions:

1. The candidate should have some experience in system development and system design, whether hardware of software, and have a strong desire to improve his/her own experience in system architecture design through working for JD task 1.

2. The candidate should have experience in system development of any kind, whether hardware or sofware, and in system safety or mission assurance activities, and have a strong desire to enhance his/her own experience in system safety, reliability design, product assurance, and quality assurance (S&MA) through working for JD task 2.

Release date 2022/09/08 Updated 2024/03/07