Computing and Informatics Technician
Salary: £28,143 to £30,738 per annum
Fixed Term Appointment – 2 years
SAMS is seeking an enthusiastic person with skills in scientific computing and data management. Duties will be to support a broad range of scientific projects in all areas of marine science covering high performance computing, databases, bioinformatics and application development. Linux Administration, database\SQL and strong scripting skills are essential; experience with bioinformatics software and application development would be of major benefit.
Initially for 2 years, this post has potential to be extended as new scientific projects are awarded.
SAMS offers an employee benefits package as well as generous pension scheme.
Situated at Dunstaffnage on the beautiful west coast of Scotland, the area offers a range of activities for those who enjoy the outdoors. There is a nursery adjacent to SAMS as well as a visitor centre and café.
Further information is available on line at www.sams.ac.uk. Alternatively, please write to: Human Resources, Computing & Informatics Technician, Job Ref D08/15.SG, The Scottish Association for Marine Science, Scottish Marine Institute, Oban, Argyll PA37 1QA or e-mail email@example.com
The closing date for receipt of applications is 15th April 2016
SAMS is a registered Scottish charity (SC 009206), has an equal opportunities policy and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.