Are you interested in working for a world top 100 university?
We have an exciting opportunity in the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre for someone with a passion for software development who is looking to use their skills in manufacturing to make an impact on UK productivity.
As a Software Developer, you will work as part of The Integrated Manufacturing Group (IMG), delivering projects looking at robotics, automation and digital transformation activities. Housed within AMRC's state of the art Factory 2050, the team has grown organically over the last seven years and is expanding further to meet demand. As a Software Developer, you will join the Factory 2050 team working as part of an agile development team, utilising the latest technology, to deliver research projects of one to 24 months duration.
Digital Manufacturing is one of three key themes within Factory 2050 and your role will look at the development of software applications for "the 4th Industrial revolution". Working with some of the largest names in Aerospace, Automotive and Construction, your work will encompass the implementation of Industrial Internet of Things (IoT), and Digitally Assisted Assembly (DAA) technologies, for advanced manufacturing systems.
- Have a good degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent industrial experience).
- Be capable of building an application from the ground up
- Be competent in number of programming languages.
- Have good organisational skills
- Need the ability to research, problem solve, design, and implement ideas in a hands-on environment.
This post is aimed at both recent graduates and applicants with relevant experience in a research or industrial environment.
About the Team
The University of Sheffield AMRC builds on the success of the original Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing, creating a cluster of industry-focused manufacturing R&D centres and supporting facilities. The AMRC with Boeing, established in 2001, has grown to become a world-leading centre of advanced machining and materials research for aerospace and other high-value sectors. It has around 70 industrial members, from global giants such as Rolls-Royce, BAE Systems and Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, to local small businesses.
About the University
We're one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University's Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.
We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.
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If you're passionate about working at the AMRC in Factory 2050, then we would love to hear from you.
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Closing date: 4th February 2021
Role: Software Developer
Job Type: Contract
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