Senior R&D Associate

University of South Wales - Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Science

The University of South Wales has secured ERDF funding to establish the Centre of Excellence in Mobile & Emerging Technologies (CEMET).

This will be the first of its type in the United Kingdom. CEMET will build on existing expertise, and the strong digital economy in Wales, to collaborate with a range of businesses on the delivery of a number of developmental and applied research projects. CEMET will be a specialist centre, undertaking applied research into emerging technologies (including IoT, AR, VR, AI, Serious Game Technology, Big Data, Cyber Security, Sensor Technology and M-Health) and their use and adoption within businesses. The Centre will build on the existing capability held in Wales in the Digital field, by undertaking collaborative R&D projects focusing on the development of products and services that have the potential to support Welsh businesses across all sectors.

Reporting directly to the Programme Manager, the post holder will be primarily responsible for leading on collaborative R&D projects from a research perspective and will also be expected to develop hardware / software using a variety of programming languages. The applicant will have a minimum of a Masters degree (or equivalent) in a computing, engineering or relevant field, and knowledge in one or more emerging technology areas.

This post is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government.

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