Research Technician - Programmer (Fixed Term)
From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Aug 07, 2015.
Applications are invited for a Research Technician / Programmer based at the University of Cambridge under the supervision of Dr Paul Bays. The successful candidate will work on a Wellcome Trust funded research project investigating how internal noise influences human perception and action.
The appointee will develop and support software platforms for experimenting in a technically-advanced lab, including interfacing with motion tracking technology and web-based crowdsourcing methods (e.g. Amazon Mechanical Turk). He/she will also be responsible for sourcing, developing and maintaining the laboratory's equipment and computer facilities. The post would suit someone with a computing background interested in behavioural science, or someone with a scientific background and a keen interest in programming. There will be opportunity to expand the role to include collection and analysis of research data.
The post is available from 1 October 2015 for a period of 12 months in the first instance.
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The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.