Come and work for the SSI: Project Manager and Communications Officer vacancies

Posted by g.law on 12 February 2020 - 1:43pm

lego menThe Software Sustainability Institute is hiring! 

The Institute is looking for a Communications Officer and a Project Manager to help it deliver its tagline of “better software, better research”.

Both roles are full-time, available immediately, and fixed term for three years with the possibility of extension dependent on funding. The posts are based in Edinburgh at EPCC at the University of Edinburgh. Applications for part-time work are welcome for the Communications Officer role. 

The closing date for applications is 28 February 2020.

Further information

Since 2010, the Software Sustainability Institute has facilitated the advancement of software in research by cultivating better, more sustainable, research software to enable world-class research (“Better software, better research”). It is a collaboration between the universities of Edinburgh, Manchester, Oxford and Southampton. In 2018, we were awarded funding from all seven research councils. Our mission is to become the world-leading hub for research software practice. 

Founded at the University of Edinburgh in 1990, EPCC is a leading European centre of expertise in advanced research, technology transfer and the provision of supercomputer services. Staff have the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects in a number of different areas. All these activities mesh closely together, enjoying significant mutual leverage. The variety of work gives all staff exciting opportunities to develop skills in a wide range of areas.

More information on EPCC and working at EPCC can be found at: https://www.epcc.ed.ac.uk/about