Job offer available in Scotland Research Assistant at University of Aberdeen
Trusted Things & Communities: Understanding & Enabling A Trusted IoT Ecosystem is a £1.1M three year project funded by the UK’s Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council. The project is engaged in interdisciplinary research to explore questions of privacy and trust in the Internet of Things (IoT). Objectives include; creation of a novel framework to enable contextualization of IoT data, devices, and their behaviours; development of a novel mechanism to assess and communicate aspects of IoT systems.
To help deliver our research programme we are now looking to appoint a research assistant to contribute to the development of the TrustLens trusted IoT platform.The appointee will support development and testing of software prototypes, design and execution of evaluation experiments and dissemination of project outputs. The appointee will also provide technical support for various project events such as community workshops and outreach activities.
Practical experience of developing mobile apps using Cordova/PhoneGap or Android Studio and practical experience of IoT deployments is desirable.
As this post is externally funded it is available from 1 July 2019 for 6 months. Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 5 scale (£27,831 – £31,302 pro rata per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience.
This post does not meet the minimum requirements as issued by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) to qualify for an employer-sponsored visa. We are therefore unable to consider applications from candidates for this post who require sponsorship to work in the UK.
Informal enquiries may be made to: Professor Peter Edwards (email@example.com)
To apply online for this position visit www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs
Job Reference Number: NCS147R
The closing date for the receipt of applications is 2 July 2019.
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