Research Associate

Kinect Recruitment
Crawley, West Sussex
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Kinect Recruitment's client are seeking a candidate to head up their research team. They are looking for someone with strong knowledge of information management, architecture and applications.

The Role:

  • Desire to lead and builda research team; with minimum of 5 years management experience
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a research context with in the computer science domain
  • Knowledge of related industrystandards
  • Excellent writing, communication and public speakingskills
  • Advanced degree in related field (Masters orPhD)
  • Experience developing sales proposals or client services highlydesirable


  • Provide leadership of the Applied Research Department providing guidance, instruction and direction.
  • Provide staff management, career development, mentoring and coaching to allocated staff.
  • Monitor and report on Applied Research Team performancemeasurements.
  • Provide advice and expertise to customers on technologies, strategy andapplications.
  • Participate in bid preparation, helping define the scope and identify risks aswell asproviding technical leadership and coordination of requirements.
  • Work closely and collaborate with the sales Department to identify and win business from new and existing customer relationships.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of relevant technologies, standards, specifications and industry trends especially in application of machine learning and AI to dataanalytics.
  • Undertake the analysis of technical documentation including research papers / standards / software and producing summary reports, comment, conclusions and proposed actions for customers.
  • Write and present technical papers at relevant conferences and support through leadership.