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Software Engineering/Research Associate - ELIXIR UK programme

Applications for this vacancy closed on 28 May 2014 at 12:00PM
In this varied, interesting and challenging role the successful candidate will
provide technical knowledge, software engineering and leadership ability for
(i) the ELIXIR UK node of the ELIXIR programme, and (ii) a growing portfolio
of data and knowledge management projects.

The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the team and
contribute towards the specification, design, development and support of the
UK ELIXIR training e-Support system (http://elixir-uk.org) prototype and
enhancement of relevant components of the ISA software suite and of the
BioSharing registry embedded into a large number of UK and EU funding
projects.

The position requires a software engineer/research associate with both
technical and social ability, and also the experience and skills to manage
more than one project, plan and monitor projects deadlines, assist in writing
reports and communicate with geographically distributed collaborators. The
successful candidate will liaise with the wider members of the ELIXIR
programme, other ELIXIR UK partners and work closely with a technical
counterpart in the myGrid team at the School of Computer Science, University
of Manchester, UK; and other service providers, members of pre-competitive
informatics initiatives and developers of data publication platforms journals.

The Life, Natural and Biomedical Sciences team of the University of Oxford
e-Research Centre works to develop software and promote the creation and
uptake of community-developed ontology, standards and curation best practices,
and their pivotal role in enabling reproducible research, driving science and
discoveries.

This is a full-time fixed-term post for 3 years.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 28 May 2014.

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In this varied, interesting and challenging role the successful candidate will provide technical knowledge, software engineering and leadership ability for (i) the ELIXIR UK node of the ELIXIR programme, and (ii) a growing portfolio of data and knowledge management projects.

The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the team and contribute towards the specification, design, development and support of the UK ELIXIR training e-Support system (http://elixir-uk.org) prototype and enhancement of relevant components of the ISA software suite and of the BioSharing registry embedded into a large number of UK and EU funding projects.

The position ...
In this varied, interesting and challenging role the successful candidate will
provide technical knowledge, software engineering and leadership ability for
(i) the ELIXIR UK node of the ELIXIR programme, and (ii) a growing portfolio
of data and knowledge management projects.

The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the team and
contribute towards the specification, design, development and support of the
UK ELIXIR training e-Support system (http://elixir-uk.org) prototype and
enhancement of relevant components of the ISA software suite and of the
BioSharing registry embedded into a large number of UK and EU funding
projects.

The position requires a ...
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