Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a fixed term position as a Research Associate Software Developer (Geophysics applications) with Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is industry funded and will be based in ICHEC’s Dublin office. The position is available from 1st October 2013 until contract end date of 31st December 2015.
Job Description: This position will play a major role in developing ICHEC’s programme of industry R&D engagement in the Geophysics domain and will focus on the delivery of pre-competitive research collaborations and consultancy services. ICHEC’s engagement is mostly based around the application of novel computing solutions and platform technologies, relevant skills include but are not restricted to:
Qualifications: The ideal candidate should have a track record of software development in a pre-competitive industry environment. Applicants must have a degree, and a post graduate degree in a relevant area such as science & engineering, mathematics or computer sciences, or equivalent professional experience. He/she must also demonstrate strong numerical and problem-solving skills. Prior experience of software development in a pre-competitive industry environment is highly desirable. Experience in software development for Geophysics applications is also desirable. Candidates should have good communication and organizational skills; be highly motivated and passionate about developing new software products, and have strong documentation, oral and interpersonal skills.
Salary range: €37,750- €46,255 per annum (public sector pay policy rules pertaining to new entrants will apply).
Start date: Position is available from 1st October 2013.
Further information about ICHEC can be found at www.ichec.ie For information on research at NUI Galway see Research at NUIG
To Apply: Applications to include a covering letter, CV, and the contact details of three referees should be sent, via e-mail (in word or PDF only) to email@example.com or by post to Ms. Rose Lalor, ICHEC, the Tower, Trinity Technology Enterprise Campus, Dublin 2. Please put reference number NUIG-76-13 in subject line of e-mail application.
Please note that Interviews will be held in Dublin. Closing date for receipt of applications is 5.00 pm on Monday 16th September 2013
National University of Ireland, Galway is an equal opportunities employer.
Please refer to the specific advertisement for application procedure. Generally, applicants should send a letter of application along with a full CV including the names of three referees.
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