Research Associate Data Economist Jobs Vacancy at Imperial College London London
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Research Associate Data Economist Jobs Vacancy at Imperial College London London Jobs Details:
(Maximum salary on appointment will be £41,940 per annum)
South Kensington Campus
Fixed Term position for 3 years
We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Associate to work at the Data Science Institute with the founding Director Professor Yike Guo and his team.
Imperial College have recently signed a five year agreement with HNA to establish the HNA Research Centre for Future Data Ecosystems. The aim of the Centre is to promote theory and technology development and innovation in the field of data economy. The Centre will generate and be responsible for the management of interdisciplinary research projects in the field of data economy.
In this exciting new role there will be several projects that the post holders will contribute to as part of the Centre, including the development of digital currency transaction model and platform based on Block-chain technology, and the application of intelligent contract technology in logistics.
At Research Associate level you must have a PhD (or equivalent) in computer science, engineering, informatics or significant experience.
For this role you must have experience in in block-chain technology and intelligent contracts. Knowledge of finance, economics, and the markets is also required.
Experience in the research environment and statistical procedures with a broad range of practical experience including, but not limited to machine learning and data visualisation. A proven track record in programming skills and experience with distributed systems.
You will be based at the South Kensington campus. All applicants must be fluent in English.
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26 September 2017 (midnight BST)