Data Analysis Scientist

Website DiamondLightSou Diamond Light Source

Business Area: Science
Division: Life Science
Salary range (Full Time): £32,805 to £38,593 per annum (Discretionary range to £44,382)
Full time / Fixed term: 3 years
Closing Date: 05/08/2018
Ref No: 10028

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We are looking for a high calibre scientist to join our dynamic scientific software group to work on data processing for the diffraction experiment of the dual imaging and diffraction beamline, DIAD (http://www.diamond.ac.uk/Instruments/Imaging-and-Microscopy/DIAD.html)

The group have the responsibility for the provision of advanced data evaluation, analysis and visualization software applications for both internal and external users of Diamond (http://journals.iucr.org/j/issues/2017/03/00/vg5068/). These applications exploit the very latest techniques to address the challenging requirements of a broad range of scientific disciplines including macromolecular crystallography through to nanostructures and materials science.

You will operate within the scientific software group of experienced software scientists and engineers and will work with our beamline scientists to identify and define requirements for data analysis and visualization applications you will ensure that they are implemented in a timely and effective way. Working with our data acquisition team you will help optimize the whole scientific process at a Diamond beamline from data acquisition through to the experimenters leaving with high quality experimental results.

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Where appropriate for the role, we will consider flexible working arrangements and secondment opportunities (e.g. for fixed-term contract positions).

Diamond are members of the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion and we have achieved the Athena SWAN Bronze award and Disability Confident Level One. Women are underrepresented and so we particularly welcome applications from suitably qualified women. If you are disabled and would like to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, please let us know via the online application process.

To apply for this job please visit vacancies.diamond.ac.uk.