UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

Software Development Scientist

Location
Leeds, United Kingdom
Salary
£33,199 to £39,609 p.a.
Posted
27 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Jul 2019
Ref
ENVEE1342
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an ambitious software developer looking for your next challenge?  Do you have a background in high performance scientific computing?  Do you want to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research-intensive Universities?

The School of Earth & Environment (SEE) is seeking to appoint a Software Development Scientist within the Centre for Environmental Modelling and Computation (CEMAC). CEMAC is an established research computing centre within SEE which aims to substantially enhance the School’s research, teaching, impact and outreach capabilities, related to computer modelling, data analysis and visualisation. The successful candidate will join growing team of approximately ten software developers and specialist research computing scientists already working on a broad range of scientific computing projects across the School.

The role will include developing and maintaining several key modelling tools and analysis codes, contributing to progressing scientific understanding of a large range of Environmental science problems. You will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of scientific codes and to contribute to the scientific development of the research strategy of the School.

You will have a degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate technical, scientific, or engineering discipline, ideally with a strong software engineering component. You will also have a proven track record of developing and maintaining codes to study complex, cutting edge scientific problems, ideally in the physical sciences.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Steve Arnold, CEMAC Director

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7245, email: S.Arnold@leeds.ac.uk

Location:      Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:      Faculty of Environment
School/Institute:      School of Earth and Environment
Category:      Research
Grade:      Grade 7
Salary:      £33,199 to £39,609 p.a.
Working Time:      100% - This post is open to job share and flexible working
Post Type:      Full Time
Contract Type:      Ongoing
Closing Date:      Thursday 25 July 2019
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