Software Developer

Brayford Wharf, Lincoln
£23,334 per annum
28 Nov 2018
17 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Lincoln Students' Union

The Students’ Union is an independent body affiliated to the National Union of Students and supports students in both academic and non-academic experiences; whilst working closely with the University and local community. Student leaders are elected by students, and supported by the staff’s expertise delivering services and represent student needs.

The Software Developer Position

The Software Developer will assist in the development, support and general maintenance of the platform spread across longer term projects and day-to-day tasks. The Software Developer will also assist in resolving software development related queries and issues, assisting the Web Assistant as required.

Key Responsibilities include:

- take an active role in implementing patches and small feature additions that may come through support channels to recommend to the Senior Web Developer for implementation, to ensure the platform is kept in line with stakeholder requirements outside of the usual project scope
- ensure code for the platform is kept modern and in line with sector developments, to ease the maintainability and longevity of SUMS development
- throughout development, liaise with external stakeholders to ensure technical requirements continue to be met and development stays within adjusted requirements
- utilise automated tooling to ensure code quality is kept inline across the project and the application continues to build gracefully onto the development and production environments. Making minor adjustments as necessary

For Further Information: please visit our vacancies web page where you can access the full Job Description and Person Specification and information on how to apply.