Software Developer/Software Engineer

  • The University of Manchester
  • Manchester, UK
  • Dec 03, 2019
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Software Technologies

We use a range of different software technologies for our projects including Java, Spring, Hibernate, JavaScript, MySQL, Cordova, Android and iOS. It is likely that you will get involved in most or all of these technologies during your time working at the Health eResearch Centre. To ensure that the software we develop is of high quality we use a range of techniques including unit, integration and system testing and peer code review. You will be required to work across the whole software lifecycle to deliver innovative software systems for a range of projects.

What You’ll Need

We are seeking talented software engineers to apply their skills to the further development of innovative healthcare projects. 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 will also work on a range of other projects related to mobile health and the software developed will include both mobile and web-based applications. These posts are based at the University of Manchester in the Centre for Health Informatics working in the Connected Health Team.

Rewards and Benefits

Working at a large successful university brings with it a range of benefits including competitive pension scheme, generous holiday allowance plus 4 closure days and training and development opportunities. The working environment is flexible and friendly including flexi-time. Part-time or job share would be considered for the right candidate.

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 will be made on merit.

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

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Pauline Whelan


Technical support:


Tel:      0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Closing Date (DD-MM-YYYY) : 02/01/2020

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate