Lead Data Engineer, Computing Infrastructure

Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)
$103,364 – $112,981 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
01 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
13 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Australian Centre for Quantitative Imaging

  • Influence the future of medical imaging
  • Key role in a rapidly growing field with exposure to national and international research groups
  • Level 8, full-time appointment on a 12-month fixed term basis with the possibility of extension
  • Base salary range: $103,364 – $112,981 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.? With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team

The Australian Centre for Quantitative Imaging (ACQI) is a newly developed centre within the UWA Medical School, dedicated to the development of quantitative imaging and analytics for supporting imaging clinical trials, analytics methods, biomarker discovery, education and training in imaging analytics and the growth of associated innovation and commercialisation opportunities. ACQI’s work spans the disciplines of basic and clinical medical science, physics, data science and computer science, and interfaces particularly with partnering clinicians focusing on medical and radiation oncology, cardiology, neurology, nuclear medicine and radiology.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Associate Professor, you will lead the development and management of ACQI’s core computing infrastructure. You will also develop strategies to ensure infrastructure supports key research capabilities of the University. In addition, you will work with the national AIS team to implement and deploy quality control (QC), pre-processing and analytics workflows in the XNAT environment.

About you

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate a relevant tertiary qualification (e.g., Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering) and substantial computing experience working with high-performance and cloud computing environments at an appropriate level.

About your application

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description.

You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria.

Closing date: 11:55 PM AWST on Wednesday, 13 July 2022

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Associate Professor Roslyn Francis at roslyn.francis@uwa.edu.au.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered
  • UWA has been awarded Bronze Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2021)
  • UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020

UWA is committed to inclusive recruitment and is happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. If you have queries in relation to the application process, please contact talent-hr@uwa.edu.au referencing the 6-digit job reference number and type of communication you prefer, and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your requirements.