Department of Engineering Science, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Headington, Oxford
Grade 7: Salary in the range £29,099 – £31,798 p.a.
We are seeking a Research Assistant to join the Biomedical Signal Processing group at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (Headington, Oxford). The post is available for 3 years from 4 September 2011.
You should have a Postgraduate degree in a relevant Science, Engineering, Maths or technology subject and experience of the following: signal processing, or pattern recognition or image analysis; developing, maintaining and producing information from databases; programming signal, data or image analysis methods in C/C++ and Matlab; algorithm validation and knowledge of statistical testing.
You must have the organisational skills and initiative to carry out independent research to deadlines; be able to work as part of an interdisciplinary team; and have the written and verbal skills necessary to present scientific ideas clearly.
A PhD in a relevant field is desirable, as is evidence of publication. Knowledge of state-of-the-art in-patient monitoring technologies, regulatory requirements for clinical trials, and trial methodologies would also be an advantage.
Only applications received before midday on 17 August 2011 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter, a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.