Masters Studentship in Coastal Software Development, University College Cork, Ireland
Two-year stipend, €16K p.a. plus tuition fees
Contribution to overall research costs including research exchange programme
Location: Haulbowline Island, Cork, Ireland
University College Cork, Ireland wishes to recruit an additional member to the Marine Geomatics team to work on the EU ECOOP project to develop a data management system to deliver real time and near real time data and metadata.
The successful candidate will implement a framework for managing and providing access to harmonised, quality assured observational and satellite data and associated metadata sourced from regional oceanographic observation centres in Europe.
The successful candidate will have:
Graduated with 1st Class Honours in Computer Sciences or a related field,
Proficiency and excellence in programming languages such as Java, PHP, and C/C++
Excellent team working and oral and written communication skills.
Other beneficial qualities include:
Knowledge of OGC and metadata standards, OpenDAP,
Web development, HTML, an understanding of GIS / Web GIS, Open Source Software, XML, Unix/Linux,
Interest in using technology with the coastal/marine environment and knowledge of the coastal/marine domain,
Additional opportunities include:
- The potential to pursue a research masters degree (student fees covered).
UCC is an equal opportunity employer.
Closing date for applications is Monday June 25th.
Please forward curriculum vitae, including a statement of research interests and experience as well as names and addresses of two referees, either electronically (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by regular mail to:
Coastal & Marine Resources Centre,
Naval Base, Haulbowline,
Phone: 00 353 21 470 31 00