EBRAINS 2.0 – Management and analysis of big data in the field of advanced fluorescence microscopy

  • Full Time
  • Firenze
  • Giu 17, 2024

LENS University of Florence

he biophotonics group at LENS, is looking for a IT on “EBRAINS 2.0 – Management and analysis of big data in the field of advanced fluorescence microscopy”.

The required person must provide services to support the technical-scientific activities carried out at LENS as part of the European Project EBRAINS 2.0 and will last 18 months.

Detailed information can be found at: https://www.unifi.it/vp-2839-personale-tecnico-e-amministrativo-concorsi-pubblici.html

The deadline for submitting the application for selection is 17/06/2024.

The position involves carrying out the following activities:
• ensure big-data analysis operations in the field of advanced high-resolution fluorescence microscopy, such as light-sheet and two-photon microscopy for brain and mouse mapping;
• ensure the development of customized software applications for the management of data analysis also ensuring image post-processing, archiving, atlassing, automatic segmentation of images using artificial neural networks;
• guarantee the sharing of data produced during acquisitions through the EBRAINS platform following the principles of FAIR data.

In addition to the skills required to carry out the activities listed above, the following knowledge is required:
• programming (Python, C++, Bash, Linus);
• analysis and processing of big data;
• control software and electronics
• good command of written and spoken English.

Finally, the following professional skills are required:
• collaboration: actively contributing to the achievement of a common result, interacting with colleagues even remotely – through the sharing of information, the valorisation of the contribution of others, the search for synergies and reducing conflicts;
• accuracy: carrying out one’s activities with precision, method and attention, reducing the risk of errors, so as to produce quality results consistent with the organisation’s expectations.
• result orientation: acting with determination in order to constantly direct one’s activity towards achieving the expected objectives and constantly improve the quality standards of public action, investing energy in overcoming any difficulties;
• problem solving: analyzing situations or problems, defining their perimeter and focusing on the relevant elements, so as to promptly identify effective solutions that meet the needs of the situation

To apply for this job please visit www.unifi.it.

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