The IMaR Research Centre works with a large number of companies every year in collaborative R&D projects. Through the open day IMaR wants to showcase our expertise and the funding supports that are available to local companies. Meet the IMaR Research Team and learn about the latest developments in the areas of:
Industrial Internet of Things
Robotics, automation and improving operational efficiencies
Sensor and wireless communications for greater operational intelligence and enhanced maintenance
Leveraging open source software to accelerate development cycles
Electronic asset tracking / RFID
View and check out the demos of our state of the art equipment and the Technology Themes, case studies, and learn about the latest research funding opportunities, and how we can support your ideas.
The open day is free to attend and open to all businesses, it will take place on Wednesday the 2nd of March from 9:30am to 3pm in the Kerry Sports Academy.
We are looking for a highly motivated and creative researcher to work within the SISTERS project. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering an innovation hardware and software solution using IoT (Internet of Things), sensor technology and cloud-based software. The researcher will be tasked with assisting the other SISTERS project partners in deploying the sensors and collecting data from the trials.
The researcher will:
Have a clear understanding of the technical requirements of the project, both hardware and software
Be responsible for identifying hardware solutions as per the requirements of the SISTERS project,
Liaise with partners to design, develop and test prototype hardware devices where necessary
Be responsible for communicating with project partners in relation to project scope, technical
requirements and ensuring deliverables are fulfilled,
Create and maintain project and technical documentation,
Work collaboratively with and provide guidance to other team members.
The successful candidate ideally will have experience in IoT technologies and/or embedded systems preferably
including sensors, automation and/or robotics and instrumentation. The successful candidate will ideally also
have experience of cloud based software systems and data analysis related to IoT systems.
IMaR, based in Munster Technological University Kerry, is a nationwide resource for companies seeking to develop new products, processes or services. Supported by Enterprise Ireland, IMaR asissts in the delivery of state of the art digital solutions across all sectors of enterprise in Ireland.