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DATA APPLICATION SUPERVISOR, AGE LAB , Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) , to manage staff and contractors involved in developing and deploying data acquisition equipment, annotation approaches, storage solutions, and data access. Will collaborate with senior laboratory staff to set technical/strategic direction; help set and manage team goals/priorities; lead large-scale data efforts through various software components of a growing data pipeline; supervise and assist with retrieving data from vehicles, developing new data acquisition systems, and building and maintaining systems; manage secure storage and access for hundreds of terabytes of data while providing data support for researchers/sponsors; leverage existing PostgreSQL database for storing metadata and design new storage schemas; manage, maintain, and leverage existing preprocessing code and synchronization scripts that prepare video and time series data for analysis; develop/integrate third-party annotation approaches; lead development of new installation plans; evaluate and develop new computing resources; implement backup routines; generate documentation; assist with deployment, maintenance, and development of custom data acquisition equipment and data validation; and perform other duties as requested.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in related field; five years' relevant technical experience, one year of project management and supervisory experience, and three years' programming experience in a Linux environment using Python and/or C/C++ (may include undergrad experience); experience with relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL) and managing large complex data including signals such as video, CAN, and GPS; meticulous attention to detail; strong problem-solving, time-management, communication, and organizational skills; team orientation; experience managing projects/significant aspects of project components; interest in building, maintaining, and implementing strategic plans for data acquisition equipment and data management; and ability to quickly learn new software programs/interfaces and troubleshoot minor technical problems. Job #17773
Internal Number: 17773
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