University College London Jobs 2017 – Research Associate, UK
University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, Established in 1826 as London University and a constituent college of the federal University of London. UCL has its main campus in the Bloomsbury area of central London.
University College London – UCL Medicine is looking for Research Associate in the Department of Medicine.
Job Title: Research Associate
Job Location: London
Salary: £34,635 – £41,864 per annum
The International Brain Laboratory (http://www.internationalbrainlab.com) is a world-wide neuroscience collaboration combining the efforts of approximately 50 scientists in 20 laboratories toward understanding the brain-wide basis of a complex behavior. The project will involve recording the activity of millions of neurons in the working brain and building mathematical models of the resulting data. The data sets this project will produce are vast and complex, including physiological recordings, behavioural measurements, and video, all of which must be standardized into common formats, integrated into a single database, and subjected to quality control.
The Scientific MATLAB Programmer will contribute to the design of applications and pipelines for organization, storage and analysis of this data. The job will involve building software and data infrastructure for this collaborative research project, and supporting it. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with MATLAB and previous work with big data in scientific research. Knowledge of Python and relational databases and experience interfacing with experimental control hardware is desirable.
For an informal discussion please contact Professor Kenneth Harris (email@example.com)
For any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process please contact Alison Kelly (alison.Kelly@ucl.ac.uk)