KTP Associate – Cyber Security Data Analyst

at Glasgow Caledonian University
Location Glasgow City Campus, 70 Cowcaddens Road, United Kingdom
Date Posted April 15, 2018
Category Digital
Job Type Full-time
Contract Type Fixed Term
Salary £20,001 - £30,000
Hours 35



Full time/fixed term for 2 years


The KTP Associate will be an employee of GCU but will based at Stream Technologies Glasgow office with regular supervision meetings with the University supervisory team


Stream Technologies Ltd design and develop end to end wireless connectivity for M2M (machine to machine) devices. Streams provides global connectivity services including end to end 2G, 3G, 4G/LTE (wireless communication of high speed data for mobile phones/devices), satellite services and many Low Power Radio Network technologies, each designed for the Internet of Things (IoT). As well as network connectivity, Stream provide proprietary subscriber management software built entirely “in-house” with a large client base ranging from Global Enterprises, large blue chip companies and SMEs worldwide.

The project provides an excellent opportunity to use cutting edge technical skills in software programing (e.g. python), IoT systems, wireless sensors, security and machine learning to develop a novel Real time monitoring tool for security threats in IoT of live data within. The skills associated with developing and delivering this capability as either an integrated service or as a new service to their customers will require knowledge in machine learning, advanced artificial intelligence and big data.

The successful candidate will possess BSc Honours degree or higher in Computer Systems, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications.

Required Experience will include:

Experience of machine learning techniques based on previous experience (e.g. honours/MSc project)
General knowledge of security threats
Programming skills (e.g. Python),
Exposure to the full software development lifecycle.
The candidate must also have a positive attitude toward interdisciplinary research and teamwork.


For informal enquiries or if you would like further information please contact Prof. Hadi Larijani at Glasgow Caledonian University (H.Larijani@gcu.ac.uk)

This position forms part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) funded by Innovate UK. KTP is one of the UK’s largest graduate recruitment programmes. There are over 300 job opportunities each year. It supports career development and often leads to a permanent job. To find out how KTP works with business and the University, and the vital role you will play if you successfully secure a KTP Associate position. Please visit: www.ktpws.org.uk

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality and diversity, as well as our values in everything that we do. As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

Applicants must have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom to apply for this vacancy.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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