Marine Institute

Team Leader, Data Management

Vacancy Area: 
Manager / Team Leader

Summary of the Role:

The Team Leader will be responsible for building on the capacity existing in the Marine Institute Data Management team to support and develop Institute operational data services and marine data research activities. The individual will be responsible for 1) scientific data management, including supporting data processes for operational services including research vessels, sensor networks, oceanographic modelling, fisheries ecosystem, marine environmental and food safety programmes; 2) delivery of online data services e.g. Ireland's Marine Atlas (, the Irish Spatial Data Exchange (, Ireland's Marine Renewable Energy portal (; and 3) leading data initiatives within the Institute and at a national level, and participating in new national and international R&D projects. This role will be responsible for coordinating data management strategy within the Institute. A full Job Description can be downloaded here.

Duration of Contract:

The successful candidate will be offered a Contract of Indefinite Duration following satisfactory completion of a 12 month probation period.

How to Apply:

A C.V. and letter of application, summarising experience and skill set applicable to the position should be emailed to recruitment [at] marine [dot] ie or posted to Human Resources at the Marine Institute, Rinville, Oranmore, Galway. All correspondence for this post should quote reference OSIS/DMGT/TL/June 2015.

Closing date for Applications:

All applications for this post should be received by the Marine Institute in advance of 17:00 on Thursday 2nd July 2015. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

The Marine Institute is an equal opportunities employer

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 2 July, 2015