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Microscopist/Imaging Specialist/Developer Position

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (Oeiras-Portugal)

 

Deadline for applications is this Friday 12th July, 2019

 

We're looking for an imaging specialist (PhD) to work on correlative multimodal imaging with light-sheet, OPT, confocal/two-photon and support users with these techniques. A strong background with 3D fluorescence microscopy including any of the techniques mentioned, with preparation of biological samples and image analysis will be highly valued.

The candidate would join our team of 4 specialists (http://facilities.igc.gulbenkian.pt/microscopy/microscopy-people.php), and would benefit of a full contract (not a post-doc fellowship!) including health insurance & SS, for the duration of the project (30 months).

More details about the call here: http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=115649

The Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC) is a research institute devoted to biological and biomedical research, innovative training and to transforming society through science. The values IGC thrives to and aims to spread to society are scientific excellence, originality, communication, tolerance and cooperation. The IGC's imaging facility is the home of >20 different microscopes (WFs, Confocals, 2P...), including the OpenSpinMicroscopy platform (one of the 1st open-source dLSMs worldwide), of OPenT (the 1st fully open-source OPT scanner), and the 1st home-built dSTORM in Portugal. The facility is one of the most comprehensive in the country, providing optical imaging from nano to 3D meso/macro scale. We support a population of >200 users/y with a combined total of almost 20Kh, including support with experimental planning, image acquisition and bioimage data analysis. More details about our technologies and services are available at the website: http://facilities.igc.gulbenkian.pt/microscopy/microscopy.php

Portugal has recently been elected, for the 2nd consecutive year, the "best world destination" according to the World Travel Awards. A beautiful country with lovely and welcoming people, great food and weather, and a panoply of natural beauties to discover, all of which can be found also @IGC campus! 

 

Senior Project Manager - Biological Data Imaging Projects – EBI01406

 

The Strategic Project Management Office Oversees capital programmes, operation / change projects and large scale procurement for the Institute. The Office also works closely with other external and operational teams to support EMBL-EBI leadership, contributing to consultations, external reviews and by tracking and reporting key indicators to measure the wider impact of the Institute. 

EMBL-EBI has been awarded £45m via UKRI’s Strategic Priorities Fund Project to support the continued expansion of its range of open biological data resources until 2024. This investment will underpin the data centre capacity, storage, compute, networking for all of EMBL-EBI’s data resources and the establishment of a central open biological image archive.

 

Your role

This Senior Project Manager position will be working on the projects that support EMBL-EBI’s technical infrastructure expansion and on the project that will formally establish EMBL-EBI’s BioImage Archive. This will entail working with wide community of imaging expertise and research programmes, which involve a Imaging project associated with the aforementioned UKRI funding and establishment of the Biological Image Archive. 

Reporting to the Head of the Strategic Project Management Office and working alongside internal project sponsors and external stakeholders, you would be expected to coordinate the efficient running of the programme, create and maintain documents and develop project plans to ensure the smooth running and success of the project. 
 

You have

You will have professional experience in project management, preferably on large government or publicly funded initiatives. You will have experience in management large scale scientific or technical projects.

Excellent organisational, interpersonal, analytical and communication skills are required. We are looking for someone who is capable of quickly grasping complex concepts and communicating them effectively to different target audiences, ranging from administrative colleagues to scientists to policy-makers.

You will be flexible, energetic and able to work as part of a team as well as independently. The ability to work to deadlines and handle a number of tasks simultaneously is fundamental.

You must also have an in depth knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically MS Excel (using pivot tables, visual basic, dashboard creation etc), broad demonstrable experience of project delivery and experience of budget management.

 

You might also have

A life science background
Prince 2 certification

 

Why join us

At EMBL-EBI, we help scientists realise the potential of ‘big data’ in biology by enabling them to exploit complex information to make discoveries that benefit mankind. Working for EMBL-EBI gives you an opportunity to apply your skills and energy for the greater good. As part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), we are a non-profit, intergovernmental organisation funded by over 27 member states and two associate member states. We are located on the Wellcome Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK, and our 600 staff are engineers, technicians, scientists and other professionals from all over the world.

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. The remuneration package comprises a competitive salary, a comprehensive pension scheme and health insurance, educational and other family related benefits where applicable, as well as financial support for relocation and installation. For more information about pay and benefits click here. We have an informal culture, international working environment and excellent professional development opportunities but one of the really amazing things about us is the concentration of technical and scientific expertise – something you probably won’t find anywhere else.

If you’ve ever visited the campus you’ll have experienced first-hand our friendly, collegial and supportive atmosphere, set in the beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. Our staff also enjoy excellent sports facilities including a gym, a free shuttle bus, an on-site nursery, cafés and restaurant and a library.

 

What else you need to know

To view a copy of the full job description please visit our website.

To apply please submit a covering letter and CV through our online system. 

Applications are welcome from all nationalities and this will continue after Brexit. For more information please see our website. Visa information will be discussed in more depth with applicants selected for interview. 

This position is limited to the project duration specified. 

Applications will close on 14 August 2019 at 23:00 GMT.

 

 

 

Image analysis specialist

The Director of Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC MU) opens a position

Description

CELLIM – Cellular Imaging Core Facility is a light microscopy facility of CEITEC MU. Main role is to provide access to state-of-the-art light microscopy techniques and instruments, together with user training and support during all steps of imaging experiment. More information about facility can be found at https://www.ceitec.eu/cellular-imaging/cf119. Currently, we are looking for image analysis specialist, who would be responsible for developing and performing image analysis tasks for facility users. 

Responsibilities:

  • Developing, performing and teaching basic and advanced image analysis tasks: image segmentation, objects detection & classification, feature extraction using variety of analytical tools, such an IMARIS, FIJI/ImageJ, Cell Profiler, Matlab
  • Writing customized tools in ImageJ/Matlab/Python
  • Teaching image analysis methods on workshops and courses organized by CELLIM
  • Maintaining facility computers

Requirements:

  • Master degree in bioinformatics, or related field
  • Good knowledge of image processing methods and algorithms
  • Experience with image analysis software such as Imaris, ImageJ/Fiji, CellProfiler, ZEN, Matlab and programming languages (Python, R, Java)
  • Ability to work in service oriented mode
  • Willing of learning microscopy; previous experience with microsopy is an advantage
  • Keeping up to date with new methods of image analysis methods/tools
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Good communication in English language

We offer:

  • Flexible time
  • Interesting work with variable image datasets from variety research laboratories
  • MU employment benefit
  • Starting date, September 2019
  • Length of contract – 1 year, with possibility of extension

Anticipated start date:

September 2019

For further information, please contact Mgr. Milan Ešner, Ph.D., Head of Cellular Imaging Core Facility: milan.esner@ceitec.muni.cz

  • Please send the application (Letter of motivation, CV with description of required skills and

contact details of two references) by e-mail to recruitment@ceitec.muni.cz

Please quote the “Image analysis specialist” position in the subject.

 

Microscopy specialist

The Director of Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC MU) opens a position

 

Description

CELLIM – Cellular Imaging Core Facility is a light microscopy facility of CEITEC MU. Main role is to provide access to state-of-the-art light microscopy techniques and instruments, together with user training and support during all steps of imaging experiment. More information about facility can be found at https://www.ceitec.eu/cellular-imaging/cf119. Currently we are looking for an experienced microscopist, who would be responsible for user assistance and training, microscopes maintenance and developing/performing advanced imaging methods using facility instruments.    

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide training and assistence to facility users with all steps of imaging experiments -  experimental design, sample preparation, selection of appropriate imaging method/instrument, and image acquisition using all facility instruments
  • help with troubleshooting at all levels – from sample preparation to image acquisition
  • performing cleaning and maintenance of facility instruments
  • teaching microscopy methods on workshops and courses organized by CELLIM
  • participating in CELLIM daily operations
  • keeping up to date with newest microscopy developments

Requirements:

  • Msc or PhD degree in life science, physics or related field
  • good knowledge of different imaging methods and modalities – widefield, confocal microscopy, FRET, FRAP, lightsheet microscopy, SIM, localization microscopy etc…
  • experience with image analysis tools such as Imaris, ImageJ/Fiji, CellProfiler, ZEN is an advantage
  • ability to work in service oriented mode
  • willing of learning new methods of microscopy
  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • good communication in english language

We offer:

  • Work on various projects on the state-of-the-art light microscopes
  • MU employment benefit
  • Starting date, September 2019
  • Length of contract – 1 year, with the possibility of extensions

Anticipated start date:

September 2019

For further information, please contact Mgr. Milan Ešner, Ph.D., Head of Cellular Imaging Core Facility: milan.esner@ceitec.muni.cz

  • Please send the application (Letter of motivation, CV with description of required skills and

contact details of two references) by e-mail to recruitment@ceitec.muni.cz

Please quote the “Microscopy specialist” position in the subject.

 

 

 

 

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