Software Engineer/Senior Software Engineer

Employer
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Location
Other
Posted
September 20 2017
Discipline
Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The UK Collaboratorium on Research in Infrastructure & Cities (UKCRIC - www.ukcric.com) has been established to enable the UK to develop a world class national infrastructure research capability to inform the UK's infrastructure development agenda. The Data Analytics Facility for National Infrastructure (DAFNI) is one of the three strands of UKCRIC with an investment of £8M.


The aim of DAFNI is to provide new data intensive hardware and software platform to accelerate significant new advances in infrastructure system modelling research. DAFNI is the first of its kind in the UK and globally dedicating to complex infrastructure systems research using advanced computational techniques.


This is a full-stack software engineering role that will involve in all phases of DAFNI construction from software requirement gathering, design, implementation, to validation.


List of Duties/Work Programme/Responsibilities (not inclusive):


  • to support data/model hosting, migration and co-development activities

  • to lead the development of at least one key section of the platform, e.g. data or system model integration, data ingest and data/model inventory, real-time stream/batch processing, platform API, data analytics, visualisation to develop technical documentation, dissemination materials, e.g. papers, presentations

  • work effectively with STFC DAFNI technical team



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