We are looking to hire a Research Assistant in Visual Analytics / Machine Learning as part of the FareViz project at City University London. The project involves developing new ways of visualizing and analysing ticket pricing of rail journeys in the UK. Its aim is to reveal structure and anomalies in the complexities of UK rail pricing to support the general public, transport analysis/policy and ticket vendors.
The 15 month full-time post will involve developing new visual analytic software combining interactive visual exploration with machine learning based approaches to analysis. The project is funded by the ESRC / Technology Strategy Board in partnership with Transport API, RailEasy and DigitalMR. The deadline for application is 7th September 2014.