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Department Head Human-Centred Digitalization 
Halden 
Description:

Department Head: Human-Centred Digitalization
We are looking for a motivational and research-oriented manager to lead our Department of Human-Centred Digitalization.
The Department Head’s role involves developing and managing the department and creating an inspiring environment where the best minds can thrive. The Department Head reports to the Director of the sector and participates in the sector’s management team. Candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships throughout the organisation.


The department of Human-Centred Digitalization (HCD) seeks to enable organisations to exploit the full potential of emerging technologies and analytics by producing state-of-the-art knowledge on how to develop and adapt technology and organisations based on human strengths and limitations.  The department core research areas are human-technology interaction, human-systems performance analysis and evaluation, and work systems design. We perform empirical research in simulator-based operational environments in the MTO-labs as well as in the industry, on how individuals and organizations efficiently and safely interact with increasingly more advanced and intelligent technology; on how research methods can enable integration of new knowledge into the design of systems, operations and on-line decision making; and how adaptive expertise can be engineered into organizations to support performance in changing environments. A substantial part of the research activities are performed within the international OECD Halden Reactor Project and in research projects for the Research Council of Norway. Bilateral and multilateral projects are carried out for the nuclear industry, the petroleum industry, and other industries.
We seek to address the following main questions:

  • How do individuals interact with increasingly intelligent technologies?
  • How can we best enable humans to perform in digital organizations?
  • How can emerging technologies be used for innovating our ways of working?

Qualifications:
  • Education level: PhD, M.Sc., or B.Sc.
  • Research experience that aligns with the department’s research focus.
  • Experience from leadership roles in research based organisations and coordination of research projects.
  • Experience from marketing and selling research Projects.
Prefered profile:
  • A motivational leader. (A good leader that motivates and manages staff effectively, and builds a positive working environment)
  • Customer and sales oriented with an understanding for customer needs.
  • Results focussed with an ability to deliver on expectations.
  • Team player that brings out the best in our People.
  • Ability to find innovative solutions.
  • Fluency in English oral and written. Scandinavian Languages is an advantage.

 We perform background checks as part of our recruitment process

Location:
Halden
Application deadline:
31.august 2020
Department Head Applied Data Science 
Halden 
Description:

Department Head: Applied Data Science

 We are looking for a motivational and business-oriented manager to lead our Department of Applied Data Science.

The role involves developing and managing the department and creating an inspiring environment where the best minds can thrive. The Department Head reports to the Director of the sector and participates in the sector’s management team. Candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships throughout the organisation.  

The Department of Applied Data Science aims at improving the understanding of complex and diverse data to predict equipment failure, optimise production, and enable more informed decision making in all levels of an organisation. We deliver methods and solutions for new revenues and value-producing opportunities in digital systems.
To address these challenges the team applies their competences in data analytics, computer science and process modelling. We aim at strengthening the cooperation with leading national and international academic environments within our research areas. Our project portfolio extends across a range of industries, including traditional process industry, nuclear, petroleum, and energy production and distribution. IFE’s laboratory facilities provide unique possibilities for evaluating our solutions in realistic environments.

Our solutions are:

  • data-driven decision support systems based on AI, machine learning and data analytics
  • condition monitoring and process optimization techniques
  • advanced information visualization and interaction
Qualifications:
  • Education level: PhD or M.Sc.
  • Research experience that aligns with the department’s research focus.
  • Experience from leadership roles in research-based organisations and coordination of research projects.
  • Experience from marketing and selling research Projects.
Prefered profile:
  • An excellent leader that motivates and manages staff effectively, and builds a positive working environment.
  • Customer and sales oriented with an understanding of customer needs.
  • Results focussed with an ability to deliver on expectations.
  • Team player that brings out the best in our people.
  • Ability to find innovative solutions.
  • Fluency in English oral and written. Scandinavian Languages is an advantage.

  We perform background checks as part of our recruitment process

Location:
Halden
Application deadline:
31.august 2020

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