[Comp-neuro] Wanted: Web Application and Database Developer for
andrew.davison at iaf.cnrs-gif.fr
Tue Nov 20 11:03:28 CET 2007
Web Application and Database Developer
The Integrative and Computational Neuroscience Unit
(http://www.unic.cnrs-gif.fr/) at the Gif sur Yvette campus of the CNRS, near
Paris, France, seeks a highly motivated individual to work on a
neuroinformatics project in the context of a pan-European project on
brain-inspired computing (http://www.facets-project.org).
The project involves development of a database of experimental data
from the visual system, combining diverse datasets from research
labs in London, Debrecen (Hungary), Gif sur Yvette and Marseille, France, with
multiple interfaces (web, web-services, and via in-house developed data
analysis/acquisition software). The database will provide data for use within
the FACETS project (http://www.facets-project.org) in models of visual cortex
and in the development of novel analog VLSI hardware for neural circuit
emulation, and will also be made available to the wider scientific community.
Requirements: Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, software
engineering or other field with comparable software engineering experience.
Demonstrable expert-level knowledge of relational databases (PostgreSQL,
MySQL), dynamic languages (Python, Perl, Ruby, PHP, etc.), both Linux/Unix
and Windows environments, and web development (AJAX, XML, DOM, HTML,
skills. Fluent English essential, ability to speak French preferred but not
Please send your CV and the contact details of three referees to
andrew.davison at unic.cnrs-gif.fr, or feel free to make informal inquiries to
the same address.
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