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Call for Position: DTIC-PSR-2023-01 - Research Support position – Software engineer

Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
11 Jan 2023

Job Information

Organisation/Company
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
Department
Tecnologies de la Informació i les Comunicacions
Research Field
Engineering » Computer engineering
Engineering
Researcher Profile
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Country
Spain
Application Deadline
Type of Contract
Other
Job Status
Full-time
Hours Per Week
35
Offer Starting Date
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
No

Offer Description

The main goal of this position is to continue the development of VIDAA to add advanced functionalities such as realistic device deployment, connection of the web-based interface to cloud-based processing of the data, or visualisation of fluid simulation results, among others. Moreover, the candidate will be responsible for processing cases from the clinical collaborators that are helping to design VIDAA, e.g., physicians and researchers from Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain), Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (Barcelona, Spain), Hospital Puerta del Mar (Cádiz, Spain), and Righospitalet (Copenhagen, Denmark), among others.

Requirements

Research Field
Engineering » Computer engineering
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent
Skills/Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Engineer with an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, Physics, or related disciplines. 
  • Excellence in programming skills in front-end and web-based technologies (e.g., HTML5; ideally also ReactJS). Basic knowledge in Python,  Docker, mongoDB. Knowledge in back-end framework, as well as experience in computer graphics, image processing and data science. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Candidates must have excellent teamwork and communication skills and be enthusiastic about collaborating with a diverse range of partners.
Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Excellent

Additional Information

Eligibility criteria

The selection committee uses several indicators to evaluate the applicant’s 
1. Academic Training (0-20 points). Undergraduate performance: with a special focus on relevant field-specific courses.
2. Professional experience/Adequacy to the proposed profile ( 0-60 points)  

  • Statement of purpose: experience, motivation for applying to this position, background fit, contribution of the position to the candidate’s future careers plans, …
  • Any demonstrated experience, particularly if supported by evidence
  • Additional relevant skills (field-specific): demonstrated, e.g., through previous projects, and or through previous participation in contests, training, … 

3. Other merits (0-20 points): Admitted candidates will be contacted for an interview (virtual)  in which the motivation, the proactive behaviour, the capacity to work collaboratively, the organizational skills, the communication skills, and the capacity to engage in a discussion and manage problems, will be assessed. 

The final decision will be the result of a consensus of an evaluation committee that will consider the results. The candidate with the highest score in the selection process will be offered the job. 

Additional comments

For more information about the call, how to apply, the list of those admitted and excluded, as well as the hiring proposal, check the website: https://www.upf.edu/web/etic/management

Work Location(s)

Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
Country
Spain
City
Barcelona
Postal Code
08018
Street
Roc Boronat 138
Geofield

Contact

City
Barcelona
Street
Roc Boronat 138
Postal Code
08018
E-Mail
randp.dtic@upf.edu
recerca.etic@upf.edu