Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate in Datactics

Northern Ireland
26 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Established in 2003 in Belfast, Datactics works with clients located in Ireland, Great Britain, USA and Australia that operate with large and complex datasets in the broad business areas of financial services, government, supply chain. We deliver rapidly deployed and user friendly data quality products to convert defective enterprise data into a reliable and timely source of business critical information via our strengths in data profiling, scrubbing and matching.

With a reputation for innovation in the industry, Datactics has joined forces with Ulster University to appoint a highly skilled and motivated individual to lead an exciting, Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project which aims to extend the current capabilities of Datactics data quality software platform to provide data analysis and predictive capabilities using machine learning techniques. This will result in the development of an automated data discovery and visualisation workflow.

As a KTP Associate you can expect to:

  • Work on a highly innovative project and gain valuable experience interacting with/learning from industry leaders
  • Work with university experts and develop marketable and highly transferable skills in data analytics, machine learning, handling large complex data and visualisation
  • Build a career as unique as you are, shaping strategy and driving change.
  • Earn a competitive salary
  • Benefit from a dedicated £10K support package for your development/training, travel and equipment.
  • Opportunity to register on a higher degree
  • Opportunity of a permanent position with the company

Applicants should hold an honours degree in a Computing related discipline at 2:1 or above. In addition, a higher degree in a Computing related discipline would be desirable. He/she should have good skills and experience/evidence in the following areas: programming, ability to plan work schedules and meet time critical deadlines; the ability to work collaboratively and flexibly as an integral part of a team, excellent communication, presentation and technical writing skills; problem solving and analytical skills; academic research activities.

The appointment will be for a period of 2 years.

Further details and application forms may be obtained from the Recruitment Office, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, Co. Londonderry BT52 1SA.

Both Datactics LTD and Ulster University are Equal Opportunities employers.