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Software Engineer (EPrints)

Web & Internet Science

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £29,799 to £36,613 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term - 2 Years
Closing Date:  Friday 22 June 2018
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1014618FP

Applications are invited for a Software Engineer to work with the EPrints Services team within Electronics and Computer Science.

The team develop and maintain web based repositories for a wide variety of organisations all over the world.  At the core is an open source software platform that provides a flexible way to configure the operations of a repository such as submission workflows, the metadata for content, and a range of services to allow people to access content within a repository.

The team is growing and requires people who can take responsibility for the development of customer focused projects requiring design, programming, testing, project management, and customer support.

The successful applicant should have a PhD or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in Computer Science or related discipline and/or proven industrial experience and some knowledge of Linux and web technologies, for example XML, Javascript and CSS. Experience of Perl or similar applicable high level programming language will be highly desirable.

The initial duration of the post is 2 years.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Rosie McPhail (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043. Please quote reference 1014618FP on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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