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Contract Indoor Positioning Researcher

Thursday 09 Nov 2023

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2 Year Contract

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Bright Purple is working in close partnership with one of the world’s most innovative tech companies with one of the largest R&D teams in the world with approximately 80,000 employees in their research centres. A household name, their products are used by hundreds of millions of people.

This amazing opportunity is also unique in so far as they can commit to a 2-year "fixed term" day rate contract, so this is very financially lucrative. 

We are looking to recruit an exceptional systems-focused, engineering-minded Positioning/Mapping Researcher for their Edinburgh R&D centre – which forms part of the £3 billion+ they have committed to their British research operations. You will be working alongside some of the best engineers and researchers in the world, working on groundbreaking mapping technologies that will underpin our digital future;

The main responsibilities will be:

  • Research - GNSS alternative navigation systems for civilians and transport 
  • Software Development - technical component development for localisation and positioning 
  • Data Analysis - geo-spatial data analysis via clustering, classification, dimensionality etc

YOU will have experience such as:

  • Research or commercial engineering experience in Signal Processing, ML or SLAM
  • Strong Python (Pandas, Pytorch, etc.)
  • Ideally a strong academic background to PHD level or at least a clear career commitment to positioning and mapping technologies
  • Some exposure to AR, VR or Computer Vision 

Bright Purple is an equal opportunities employer: we are proud to work with clients who share our values of diversity and inclusion in our industry.

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