Here at Oxford Brookes University, we are looking for an enthusiastic Application Developer who is ready to grow as part of a well-established team. You’ll be working in a friendly, supportive team who wants to hear your ideas.
As a member of our Information Services team, you’ll be helping to analyse requirements for, develop, maintain, and configure software solutions as well helping to deliver a range of integrations using cloud first full stack provisioning, deployment and orchestration.
We will support and encourage you to use your creativity to design and build innovative integrations to and applications for our Virtual Learning Environment and the Student Records System, amongst others.
As part of your work, you will be helping to analyse university business requirements as well as researching, reviewing, and analysing the effectiveness and efficiency of new development languages, platforms, processes and tools.
You will be making a difference. All of the work we do is to support and improve the daily experience of our students and staff. We will provide you with development opportunities both professionally and personally that will enable you to continually enhance your skills and knowledge.
Sometimes people can be put off applying for a job that doesn’t seem like a ‘perfect fit’, but we realise the ‘perfect candidate’ doesn’t exist. So, if you are excited about working for us, go ahead and apply. You could be exactly what we need.
You will have experience of developing, maintaining, configuring and deploying software. You’ll also be comfortable with software installation, administration and management.
Our benefits are good too:
- Flexible working: we support work-life balance for all staff, including career breaks, job sharing, flexible hours, etc.
- Holidays: 38 days, including 13 Bank Holidays and Concessionary Days
- Pension: a generous Local Government scheme with a 14.7% Employer contribution rate
- Save money: Cycle to work scheme
- Facilities: NHS Dentist, Brookes Nursery, Gym and sports facilities
CV and Personal Statement:
As part of the application process all applicants are required to complete our online application form by clicking on the “Apply for Job” button below. All parts of the application form should be completed and in the section of the form called “Supporting Documents”, applicants must upload their CV and a Personal Statement. To complete the Personal Statement part of the application, applicants must download the Personal Statement document which is part of the advert below and complete the form, providing examples and explaining how they meet each item detailed on the document. The Personal Statement must then be uploaded to the application form along with the CV.
The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values. We welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates whatever their background, and especially from BAME candidates who are under-represented in our workforce.
Closing date: 28 November 2021.