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Project Officer - Data Hub Development | Ref: 13868
Closing date: Thursday 31 August 2017

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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.

Contact

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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Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 13868.

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We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


Requests for hard-copy documents/forms, job related information, and application submissions can be directed to KMi Recruitment Coordinator at the Knowledge Media Institute, Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK, Tel. +44 (0)1908 654774, Fax +44 (0)1908 653169.

Please let us know if you need your copy of the job related information in large print, on computer disk, or on audio cassette tape. Hearing impaired persons may make enquiries on Milton Keynes +44 (0) 1908 654901 (Minicom answerphone). Equal Opportunity is University Policy.

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Project Officer - Data Hub Development

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
"£32,004 - £38,183"
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30th June 2019

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...

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The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

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