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Research Analyst

Beckington, Somerset
£40,000 to £48,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Research Analyst - Beckington Salary £40k to £48k dep on exp, hybrid mix of on-site & home-based SEA has an exciting new opportunity for a Research Analyst to join our growing complex systems team of modelling experts. You will get to work on exciting projects involving underwater acoustic modelling, signal processing, mathematical modelling, machine learning and sonar. The ideal candidate will have a numeracy related Degree, PhD or proven 'relevant experience' coupled with an interest in applied data science or signal processing, to mathematical modelling of real world problems. This is a fast moving and exciting opportunity in a growing Defence Engineering company; if this sounds like your next career move, then Apply NOW! What you will be doing . Working in a small, dedicated team of research specialists you will apply numerical and analytical methods to create mathematical models of observed and predicted behaviour, extract information from data providing domain specific knowledge and insight. Your day to day duties will include things like: - Apply mathematical and programmatic methods to perform the extraction, cleansing, manipulation and visualisation of data to extract information. - Design trials and experiments to generate data for analysis. - Design and implement mathematical models of observed and predicted, behaviour and performance. - Develop and configure software tools to support modelling and analysis - A full job description is available on application Your experience will include . - Commercial experience of applied data science or signal processing to mathematical modelling on real world problems. - Completed a numerate degree and ideally MSc or PhD in application for mathematical or data science techniques in a real world environment. - Data analytics and visualisation - Experience in Sonar Signal Processing or geo-acoustics. - A keen interest in Machine Learning - Experience of Python / Matlab Programming useful but not essential - Will need to be able to pass UK Security clearance Our benefits package At SEA we put people at the heart of our business. Every member of our team is important to us and our business is structured to offer generous rewards as well as excellent career and training opportunities. Check out our benefits listed below: Work life balance: - 37.5 hour week - Hybrid / flexible working arrangements - Half day Fridays - Flexi leave accrual - up to 16 days a year - 25 days annual leave, with the ability to buy and sell Family & well being: - Group Pension Plan - up to 7% employer contribution - Private medical health insurance & Employee Assistance Program - Access to GP and financial advice available through Canada Life - Life assurance policy 4 x salary - Regular sports and social activities and employee discounts - Bonus for writing publications & recruitment rewards - Linked-in Learning and excellent development opportunities - SEA rewards In-store and online discounts, travel savings etc. Facilities & resources: - Cycle to work scheme and onsite showers - Fantastic onsite facilities including Bistro at our Barnstaple site & free beverages at all sites - Great working environment with free, onsite car parking - Electric vehicle charging points at all sites If you would like an informal chat, please call Claire our Recruitment & Employee Experience Business Partner on (phone number removed). We are committed to equal opportunities for all. SEA0219
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  • Job Reference: 719525977-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Systems Engineering & Assessment (SEA)
    Systems Engineering & Assessment (SEA)
  • Location: Beckington, Somerset
  • Salary: £40,000 to £48,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: DOE + Benefits including Flexitime
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent