A Computer Officer post is available to support the Adaptive Brain Group at the University of Cambridge.
The post will involve providing IT and technical support to assist in projects in human cognitive neuroscience. It will also involve assisting in the coordination of a European network of research laboratories who are training a cohort of select PhD students (www.adaptivebrain.eu). The post holder will provide hardware (i.e. configuring IT equipment and experimental hardware) and software support (i.e. developing software for stimulus generation and data analysis) as well as some administrative support (e.g. ordering equipment, organizing data bases and data storage, writing reports).
Applicants should have a science or engineering degree with strong computing background. Experience of maintaining and managing IT systems and programming skills (Matlab, C) are essential. Good organizational skills, an ability to maintain local and international working relationships, and an interest in specialized equipment are highly desirable.
Further details may be downloaded below.
Fixed term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.
Further details and application form (CHRIS/6) are available from http://www.psychol.cam.ac.uk or from Reception, Department of Psychology, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EB, Tel; 01223 333 550, (email@example.com). The (CHRIS/6) application form is also downloadable from http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/chris6. The application should include a cover letter, full CV, CHRIS/6 form (Parts I and 3 only) and the names and addresses of two referees to be received by Reception, quoting ref PJ01904 by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or post by closing date of 23 March 2014.
If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful
Please quote reference PJ01904 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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