Data Science- Research/R&D

Oscar Technology
40000.00 GBP Annual
20 Apr 2019
04 May 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

R&D Research Scientist- Computer Science, Python/C++/C#- Telford- Up to GBP40,000

The Role

This is a great opportunity for an individual with a background in a Computer Science related field. We are looking for someone with a very proactive approach that is self motivated and ready to work to apply their knowledge to develop new technologies to provide solutions. Working within an experienced science team. The successful candidate will contribute to and be required to take responsibility for some of the day-to-day conduct of work packages within the scope of the project.


  • To refine and further develop a system to non-invasively count and size produce prior to harvest
  • To create a software solution that will integrate multiple outputs to determine and map average size and yield
  • To evaluate the technology both in the lab and in the field
  • To assist in conducting field trials of the new system
  • To communicate with the industrial and academic partners on the progress of the work
  • To write and present reports on the progress of the work
  • To conduct information searches and critically review findings to aid in the development of the system
  • To work to commercial project deadlines


  • Post-graduate degree in Physics, Computer Science, Software Development, Algorithm Creation or similar.
  • Computer programming skills such as; C#, C++, MATLAB, LabView, Python
  • Knowledge and experience of building instrumentation software and hardware systems

The Company

The company are an agri-tech business that work along side leading suppliers, aiming to solve the challenges and difficulties that the fresh produce industry face.

They work toward tackling key challenges including; increasing marketable yield, enhancing produce quality, adding value to the business, reducing food and energy waste. The company are able to achieve this be using and creating innovating new technologies using machine learning and data science.

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Interviews for this role will be held imminently. To be considered, please send your CV to me now to avoid disappointment.

R&D Research Scientist - Computer Science, Python/C++/C#- Telford- up to GBP40,000

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