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Research Jobs

Interested in pursuing a career at Warwick School of Engineering? Here are our current research-related opportunities. Click the links to go through to the relevant Warwick Human Resources page.

Research Fellow (80834-097)

Fixed term contract to 31 May 2018.

We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to work on a project which aims to quantify flight behaviours of mosquitoes. You will be responsible for supporting the deployment of mosquito tracking systems to study Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes that are responsible for disease transmission of dengue and Zika. You will develop optical imaging systems and customise existing software for data analysis.

The project is in collaboration with Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Fiocruz in Recife, Brazil.

Closing date: 07 October 2017

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KTP Associate: Data Scientist (80772-087)

Fixed term contract for 30 months.

You will undertake research on a collaborative InnovateUK KTP Project, which is between two departments in the University of Warwick (Engineering and Computer Science) and RANPLAN, a start-up company in Cambridge. You will be employed through Warwick and be based most of the time in Cambridge at RANPLAN.

You will contribute to developing social network data analytics software plugins to RANPLAN's existing software packages in order to improve both their infrastructure planning and service monitoring products. You will receive the standard welfare and training available at University of Warwick, as well as be enrolled on wireless communication courses at Warwick. In addition, the data scientist will also receive approximately £5000 equivalent of training in business skills, commercialisation and marketing, as well as additional training and benefits at the company.

Experience in this post may lead to the prospect of further employment by the company upon successful completion of the project.

Closing date: 14 September 2017

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