Job alert: Jisc recruiting Research Support Senior Manager
Posted by j.laird
on 10 September 2021 - 9:30am
Jisc are recruiting a Research Support Manager, supporting the research community in the use of Jisc Digital Infrastructure Services, in particular Janet and related network resources.
The role is full-time and permanent, and will be hybrid or based at any of their UK hubs.
Jisc supports UK research and innovation through the coordination of a comprehensive range of technologies and by enhancing end-to-end research lifecycle management. They are recognised as a major provider of digital research infrastructure and services, a trusted partner and, in their areas of expertise, an authority on the use of technology to support research.
You will be working in a small team that provides this expertise in the area of e-infrastructure (i.e. the underpinning digital and network tools and technologies to support research and teaching), and some of your responsibilities involve:
Engagement with and provision of support for the research community in the use of Jisc Digital Infrastructure Services, in particular Janet and related network resources.
Engaging and collaborating with UK data- and network-intensive research projects and research support facilities.
Representing Jisc in relevant digital infrastructure groups (including UKRI Digital Infrastructure).
Horizon scanning of the research landscape and emerging technology landscape for early detection of new research requirements and developments in research techniques which can offer new solutions to their members.
Liaising with other teams within Jisc to represent research community needs.