[visionlist] Computer Programmer/Systems Manager post

Zeki PA zeki.pa at ucl.ac.uk
Thu Jan 10 13:34:23 GMT 2008

The Wellcome Laboratory of Neurobiology www.vislab.ucl.ac.uk headed by Prof
Semir Zeki has a vacancy for a Computer Programmer/System Manager:-

Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology

Computer programmer / Systems manager

Organisation of the human visual brain

We are seeking a computer programmer / systems manager for our small
laboratory network. Responsibilities will include managing the network
infrastructure (software, firewall and hardware) and maintaining and
updating the laboratory website and associated databases.  You will also
have a unique opportunity to expand the existing computer infrastructure for
an exciting new field of research over the coming five years. Linux
expertise is essential, in particular all aspects of network management and
network security and managing a hybrid Linux/Windows network.

The main computational workload of the laboratory is concerned with brain
imaging using Matlab and SPM, but detailed knowledge of these packages is
not essential.  The ideal candidate will be versatile and able to lend
assistance in all aspects of the work of the laboratory, including
preparation of material for publication and for public lectures as well as
providing technical and operational support for an ongoing programme of
research and experimentation.  The work of the laboratory is concerned with
neural basis of creativity and art appreciation, and knowledge of standard
graphics packages and an artistic flair would be favourably regarded.

The post is funded by the Wellcome Trust, and funding is available from 1
March 2008 to 28 February 2013 years initially.

The starting salary will be £26,666 plus £2,572 London Allowance.

The interview will take place in February.

For application details (and form) please go to www.anat.ucl.ac.uk/
(vacancies) or contact Helen Jefferson-Brown, Department of Anatomy and
Developmental Biology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E
6BT; 020 7679 2200; E-mail: ucgahel at ucl.ac.uk .

Please quote Ref: FAVN01

The closing date for applications is Monday 28 January 2008.

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