Software Developer

Maynooth, Ireland
€48,542 - €52,428 per annum (3 points)
21 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued. The U-Flyte management team now invites applications for a Software Developer to join this exciting new aerial robotics research initiative.

The Software Developers/Data Scientists will work with the Principal Investigator (PI), Funded Investigators (FIs), Research Team, Industry Partners and Advisory Committee to ensure that the core research work-packages revolving around U-space modelling, UTM operations and end-use case applications are delivered as set out in the U-Flyte work-plan. An interest in applying/translating fundamental mathematical/statistical modelling methodologies to help solve challenges using machine learning (ML), deep learning (DL), and reinforcement learning (RL) frameworks will be a requirement. The work will involve aspects of machine vision, multi-agent systems, optimization and real-world simulation.

Programmer 1 Salary Scale: €48,542 - €52,428 per annum (3 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Friday, 14 December 2018.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University