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Software Engineer

Service Delivery

Location:  1 Guildhall Square
Salary:   £30,942 to £38,017
Full Time Fixed Term (12 months)
Closing Date:  Thursday 10 December 2020
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1309720JF

The Business Services Group has a one-year, fixed term opportunity for a full stack developer to join our quality-focused team.   The team’s mission is to build a first-class business support service for the University. You will work closely with professional services, faculties, and students to design and develop the software and systems which underpin and enhance the University experience.

About the Role

By joining the Business Services Group, you will have the opportunity to design, deliver and manage solutions which cover a wide range of platforms and software allowing you to grow your professional skills and career.

If you have experience in any of the following, we would love to hear from you:

  • Drupal and WordPress Administration
  • PHP 
  • JavaScript (including Angular, Vue and TypeScript)
  • Java

Additionally, if you have experience with working in a DevOps environment, Microsoft Power Platform (specifically Dynamics and Power Apps) or administering Linux or Windows servers, we would be especially keen to know.

Our teams are diverse, open, friendly, and supportive. So, take this opportunity to develop your career in our professional and flexible working environment where training is provided, and your creativity would be valued in our search for a brilliant user experience for our students, academics, and professional service users.

The University of Southampton is a research driven institution, home to some of the world’s leading minds, expanding our knowledge, and passing it on to future generations. iSolutions is the University’s IT support service whose 230+ staff support the delivery of the University’s research and education activities as well as the usual business operations. We would love you to join us and help change the world for the better.

The University of Southampton promotes a healthy work life balance with generous holiday allowance (30+ days), defined benefit pension, flexi-time and flexible working, generous parental leave, and childcare provision. For more information on our benefits, please visit our human resources pages.

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 Annabelle Trimm (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email  Please quote reference 1309720JF on all correspondence. 

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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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