Principal Software Architect

University of Manchester
£39,992 to £49,149 per annum according to experience
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Centre for Health Informatics is seeking a software architect. We have a vacancy for a Principal Software Architect to provide key technical leadership and strategic direction in the busy and exciting Centre for Health Informatics, with an initial focus on eLab projects.

Solving complex problems in health increasingly requires collaboration between different groups and data must be combined from different locations. The Centre for Health Informatics leads the development of the eLab Platform, a Virtual Research Environment for health. The eLab provides a single web-based interface for researchers to collaborate, manage data and run analysis programs, with the aim of furthering our understanding of disease.

In this post, you will have an opportunity to gain experience with high-profile emerging technologies in areas including cloud computing, big data analytics and infrastructure security. You will have the chance to apply your skills and knowledge to develop the architecture of the eLab platform and inform the strategic direction of the team. You will have a passion for technology and developing software, combined with a genuine enthusiasm to make a difference to the health and well-being of the population. You may have opportunities to travel internationally to study new technologies and to work alongside our stakeholders.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

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