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New Robotic Telescope - Lead Engineer - 5 years fixed term

New Robotic Telescope – Lead Engineer - 5 years fixed term

£39,993 - £49,149 per annum

Liverpool John Moores University owns and operates a 2.0-m robotic telescope (“The Liverpool Telescope”) on La Palma in the Canary Islands.  Working with international partners we now intend to build a 4.0m class robotic telescope on the same site.  

We seek an experienced engineer to take responsibility for leading all engineering activity related to the development of the telescope and its enclosure. You will identify and manage the delivery of effort within LJMU engineering team, external partners and companies as well as carrying out System Engineering responsibilities and contributing their own discipline specific expertise to the design. You will also take ownership of the Health and Safety aspects of the project.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Iain Steele (Liverpool Telescope Director) email: i.a.steele@ljmu.ac.uk

 

Contract Type: Fixed Term Hours: Full Time
Job Type: Technical Vacancy Type: Other Vacancies
Closing Date:03/11/2017
Ref No:2046


New Robotic Telescope - Project Manager - 5 years fixed term

New Robotic Telescope – Project Manager - 5 year fixed term

£39,993 - £49,149 per annum

Liverpool John Moores University owns and operates a 2.0-m robotic telescope (“The Liverpool Telescope”) on La Palma in the Canary Islands.  Working with international partners we now intend to build a 4.0m class robotic telescope on the same site.  

We seek an experienced project manager to take responsibility for managing cost, quality, risk and schedule in the delivery of the telescope and its enclosure. You will organize and monitor the delivery of effort within LJMU and in external partners and companies as well as establishing and maintaining systems of document management, change control and interface control.  You will also take responsibility for integrating project delivery within existing LJMU processes and systems in areas of governance, finance, procurement and legal and manage contractual relationships with partner and supplier organisations. 

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Iain Steele (Liverpool Telescope Director), email: i.a.steele@ljmu.ac.uk

Contract Type: Fixed Term Hours: Full Time
Job Type: Manager Vacancy Type: Other Vacancies
Closing Date:03/11/2017
Ref No:2045