Business Intelligence/Machine Learning Developer

University of the West of Scotland In Partnership with CircoSense Ltd                                            

Business Intelligence/Machine Learning Developer (KTP Associate)


Up to £25,000 (plus £4,000 training budget)

24 month fixed term post with potential for permanent employment

·    Opportunity to register free of charge for a Higher Degree (Ph.D.)

·    Gain management experience

·    Apply your degree and lead your own project in a business

·    Work with senior company management to realise benefits to the business

CircoSense Ltd is an innovative new company established to provide solutions to reduce fuel wastage and carbon emissions through cognitive energy saving devices.  CircoSense Ltd are committed to providing innovative green energy solutions through cutting-edge intelligent technology, enabling customer to reduce costs and lower carbon emissions.  In order to meet the above criteria, CircoSense Ltd have launched the CircoSense3000 device, which uses patented cognitive technology to revolutionise the control of secondary return hot water systems in commercial building installations.

We wish to recruit a Business Intelligence/Machine Learning Software Developer (Honours Graduate in Computer-related discipline) with strong data warehouse, business intelligence and machine learning knowledge and experience.  The aim of this post is to help drive the development of the next generation of unique business intelligence (BI) and machine learning products and services for CircoSense.

Good project management and strong analytical skills are essential to the post as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team, collaborating with colleagues and sharing expertise.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to produce a high level of report writing are crucial, as is enthusiasm to learn and explore new technical opportunities.  Knowledge of the design and implementation of data warehouse, BI tools and machine learning are essential.  Industrial experience of dashboard and/or machine learning design and implementation are desirable.

Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) is one of Europe’s leading graduate recruitment programmes.  High calibre graduates are employed to work on specific projects of strategic importance to companies, whilst being supported by a dedicated University or College.  All graduates spend around 10% of their time in training and development and are offered the opportunity to gain a Diploma in Management.  While you will be recruited by the University and work to their terms and conditions of your employment, your role will be based at the company.

Informal enquiries to Professor Thomas M Connolly (email:

Further information, including details of how to apply is available at

Closing date: 21st September 2016
Interviews: 29/30th September 2016

Posted in: West, Vacancy