UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Research Associate in Light-Weight Onsite Imaging Methods for Multi-User BIM 

Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol (GB)
Posted
01 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Associate in Light-Weight Onsite Imaging Methods for Multi-User BIM 

Job number ACAD102479 

Faculty of Engineering 

Fixed term contract staff 

Full time 

Salary £32,004-£36,001 per annum 

Closing date for applications 23-Mar-2017 

The Design and Manufacturing Futures Lab is a world leading research group housed within the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Bristol. We are seeking a new member of the team to work on an exciting and novel industrial research project funded by Innovate UK. You will work closely with an external development team and an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) vendor of Building Information Management (BIM) systems (Altuity Solutions) providing research and development support for the creation of a demonstrator system. In particular, you will lead on three technical work packages.

In addition to researching and developing software prototypes you will be expected to conduct user testing/on-site trials and work collaboratively with the external development team. You will also be expected to prepare and present reports, conference papers and trade articles.

You will have at least a first degree or equivalent and preferably a PhD in Computing Science/ Engineering (or closely related discipline) and have good experience of software development, computer-aided design and Building Information Management.

This post is offered on a full time, fixed term contract for up to 7 months from April 1st 2017

It is anticipated that interviews will take place shortly after the closing date.

Informal enquiries can be made to: Professor Ben Hicks Ben.Hicks@bristol.ac.uk