Software Engineer


University of Southampton

Listed on

20th March


Highfield Campus


£34,980 - £42,978



Software Engineer
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: £34,980 to £42,978 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term for 3 years
Closing Date: Thursday 04 April 2024
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference: 2654224WR

GeoData, Geography and Environment, University of Southampton
Software Engineer - Web Applications Developer

GeoData, part of the School of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Southampton, are seeking to appoint a Software Engineer with PHP, MySQL, CSS, Javascript, HTML, Python, GIT, Docker and Linux skills who will principally work on the development of Web Applications and be involved in all stages of the project lifecycle.
Typical applications vary from database interfaces to web mapping applications using spatial data, working for a range of customers within academia, industry and government.
Suitable candidates will have a computing or software development qualification (or equivalent experience). You must be able to demonstrate knowledge in the application of web development and data management technologies. You must have good analytical and problem solving skills.
The position offers the opportunity to work with spatial data and web maps, so an interest in developing skills in this area, or existing skills, would be useful.
The position would be suitable for anyone from a recent graduate to a more experienced developer, as appropriate training would be given to less experienced candidates.
The position is offered on a full-time, 3-year fixed-term basis in the first instance, with an aim for it to be extended or made permanent, subject to funding. It offers 30 days' holiday and bank holidays plus 6 additional "University days" and an excellent pension. We operate a hybrid working system, as we recognise and value the importance of personal interaction in the workplace.

Informal enquiries may be made to Jason Sadler via email.
Application Procedure

The application deadline is midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need assistance, call or email Recruitment. Quote the advert reference on all correspondence.

We believe equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to making the University of Southampton a welcoming, vibrant and successful organisation. Having a diverse workforce, inclusive of people of all ages and beliefs, from different racial backgrounds, educational and social backgrounds, opens up a wealth of possibilities, makes us more creative and accelerates our impact on society. We welcome applicants that value the diversity of our community and are willing to play their part in supporting the mission of inclusivity.

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated on the job.

Contact Name: Candidate Services

Reference: TJ/11216/2654224WR

Job ID: 3314179

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