Project Officer - Data Hub Development
Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£32,004 - £38,183", Ref: 13868
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30th June 2019
Application closing date: Thursday 31 August 2017.
The Open University’s Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The unit is looking for a Project Officer to support the maintenance and evolution of the MK Data Hub, a computational infrastructure for acquiring and managing city data originally developed in the context of the MK:Smart project, http://www.mksmart.org.
The position is supported by two projects funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF): ICT Escalator and CityLabs.
Under the supervision of key academics in the field, you will be responsible for supporting the continuous operation and development of the Data Hub Infrastructure, as well as its use in a variety of applications. You will be working with a team of leading researchers in KMi, and will be expected to contribute to the research landscape of the OU in areas including (but not limited to) Data Science, Internet of Things and Smart Cities.
For more information about the position, please contact Prof Enrico Motta
To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV
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