Senior Software Programmer

University of Dundee
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Full Time, Fixed Term (12 months)

Working in a team you will be involved in the development of enhancements and the re-engineering of existing systems alongside the design and implementation of new Software Projects.

You will work as part of a team on a mission critical database driven desktop application; you will move to work on different work streams dependant on the project requirements at any one time. You will be expected to investigate both business and research requirements and to translate those requirements into solutions. You will be expected to have a good understanding of state of the art technologies available to match these requirements.

You will be expected to take a role in design and implementation and also be a hands-on developer of the systems. You will be expected to include non-functional aspects such as performance, security, testability and compliance in addition to functional aspects and the decomposition of the solution into well-defined components with clear interfaces.

You will be expected to learn the domain information required to deliver the projects. Such information could be health data, genomic data and image data.

You will be expected to have exceptional C# development skills along with experience with database design concepts. You will be able to provide an excellent track record of software technology development for large scale projects and you will be familiar with the .NET development framework.

You will produce system documentation in line with documentation standards and keep abreast of developments in the standards and modelling community for health information and knowledge.

You will regularly be required to communicate clearly on complex and specialised issues both orally and in writing, sometimes to non-specialists and may be required to draft revised policies, procedures and processes within own area of responsibility.

Applications should be made via the University of Dundee online recruitment system. Applications received through Jobsite cannot be considered.

The University of Dundee is a diverse community and is committed to equality of opportunity for all by providing a supportive, flexible and inclusive working environment. We have family friendly policies (including flexible working and childcare vouchers), staff groups for LGBT and BME; and prayer room facilities.

The University of Dundee has received the Athena SWAN Bronze Award (Athena Swan) which recognises the promotion of gender equality and has made further commitment to advancing inclusive culture which supports and encourages all under-represented groups.

The University of Dundee is a Scottish Registered Charity, No. SC015096.

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