CSIRO Early Research Career (CERC) Postdoctoral Fellowships provide opportunities to scientists and engineers who have completed their doctorate and have less than three years of relevant postdoctoral work experience. These fellowships aim to develop the next generation of future leaders of the innovation system.
The postdoctoral researcher will support the Science Leader - Minerals 4D role in researching novel methods for geoscientific knowledge management. This role will provide needed research into providing rigorous and repeatable management of data, information and knowledge generated by geoscientific modelling and simulation. Knowledge management is key to advancing confidence in existing technologies that aid CSIRO's objectives in creating a more sustainable, productive and globally competitive mining industry.
We are seeking a talented Informatician or Computer Scientist to join a team of geologists, geophysicists, computer and software engineers to join the Discovery Program at CSIRO's Kensington site in Perth under the supervision of the Science Leader: 4D Minerals and the Mining Value Chain. This is an exciting opportunity where you will contribute to knowledge management through research into developing a geoscientific ontology and exploring emerging research areas such network theory and computational thinking.
To be successful you will need a high degree of competency in scientific computing languages, algorithm design and database technologies is required, with familiarity with decision theory, pattern recognition, generalisation and abstraction considered a bonus.
Your duties will include:
Location: Kensington, WA
To be considered you will need:
If you meet the majority of these requirements, please consider applying.
For full details about this role please view the Position Description
To be eligible you must be an Australian/New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or Australian temporary resident currently residing in Australia (visa sponsorship may be provided to eligible onshore candidates).
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Check or equivalent. Additional integrity checks may be required for specific roles which require security clearance for working with children, Australian Government cybersecurity requirements or other identified security roles.
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How to Apply
Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.
Applications Close: 12 October 2021, 11:00pm AEST