Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary See description
Updated 4 days ago
Excellent opportunity for Software Engineer – KTP Associate – EventMAP based in Belfast.
Software Engineer – KTP Associate – EventMAP
Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 4,200 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.
EventMAP’s core business is in providing tools and expertise to help their clients solve their most complex scheduling problems. Our tools offer interactive event planning, space planning, resource management, timetabling and scheduling capabilities that optimise and reduce the cost of these activities for our clients.
An exciting opportunity to work as a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Associate has arisen as part of a 24-month KTP with EventMAP in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast. This project offers the opportunity to take on research challenges in the development of a fully functional resource scheduling software solution to facilitate the complex planning and management needs of all capability training operations within the defence, policing, emergency and healthcare sectors in the UK, with the aim of wider global application in these markets. The postholder will be based in EventMAP in Belfast, with opportunity for travel as part of the post.
The successful candidate must have:
Informal enquires may be directed to Karen McGeough
Further information about the Company can be found on our website.
Salary scale: £27,000 to £31,000. One of the key KTP benefits for graduates is access to a £8,500 training and travel budget over the 24 month project.
To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website.
Closing date: Wednesday 18 September 2019
Anticipated interview date: Tuesday 1 October 2019
For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.