Group Leader Data Acquisition

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Responsible for leading in the design, development and implementation of integrated beamline data acquisition software, in close coordination with beamline scientists, controls and data analysis groups. In addition to day-to-day management of the group, you will be responsible for developing, with the other software group leaders, a medium term vision for beamline software that meets the needs of the Diamond user community.

Scientific Software and Computing at Diamond is currently undergoing a strategic review. The outcome of which will be a definition of future direction Software and Computing including a structure for the software and computing groups. This may not include a Data Acquisition Group as is, but will have a number of software focused groups, of which data acquisition will be a part. Hence the responsibilities of this role will likely evolve as part of the strategic review of Scientific Software and Computing.

Business Area: Software
Division: Life Science
Salary range (Full Time): £54,017 to £63,550 per annum (Discretionary range to £73,083)
Closing Date: 29/11/2018
Ref No: 10082

Other information

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.