Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me

Create an account

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
Name *
Username *
Password *
Verify password *
Email *
Verify email *
Captcha *
Reload Captcha

Software Engineer Vacancy Southampton University

Written by  Jul 29, 2020

Location: 1 Guildhall Square

Fixed Term: 12 months

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Education Applications is looking for someone to join our quality focused team whose mission is to build frictionless education services. You will work closely with academics and students to design and develop software which enhances the learning experience. Grow your professional skills using C#, JavaScript, continuous integration and automated deployment and get experience and training with industry standard tools such as Blackboard, Panoto and QuestionMark OnDemand. We have a supportive team where training is provided so take this opportunity to develop your career in our professional and flexible working environment.

Our team is open, friendly and would value your creativity in our search for a brilliant user experience for our students and academics.

About the Department

iSolutions provides all aspects of ICT to support for University activities. Whether it is custom tools for teaching, off the shelf research application, desktop builds, networking and infrastructure we do the lot.

The department is largely based at our new, spacious corporate accommodation in Guildhall Square, located in Southampton’s recently redeveloped Cultural Quarter. With excellent links via rail and road, we are in a prime city location, with convenient access to high street shops, bars, and cafés, as well as arts and entertainment venues.

About the University

At the University of Southampton we are committed to our strategic principles of collegiality, quality, sustainability and global reputation — which our new leadership team is using to implement meaningful change. We value equality and diversity and are a founding signatory of the Athena SWAN Charter. We have held an Athena SWAN Bronze Award since 2006, demonstrating our commitment to addressing equality issues in order to maximise the potential of all our people.

Work-life balance is important to us and this is reflected in our generous maternity policy and childcare facilities; employees are also able to participate in the Childcare Voucher Scheme. Our staff may wish to have working patterns that fit in with their caring responsibilities, so we invite requests to undertake this role on a part-time or a flexible working basis. We also welcome applicants who have had career breaks for reasons including maternity, paternity or adoption leave, disability, or illness.

As part of our commitment to your well-being we offer an occupational pension scheme and generous holidays. Staff also have access to our state-of-the-art on-campus sports, arts, and culture facilities, a full programme of events, and access to a number of University employee-discount schemes.

Further information about working at the University of Southampton can be found on our web site: https://jobs.soton.ac.uk/display.aspx?id=1091

Application Procedure: 

You should submit your completed online application form by clicking on the 'Apply' button above. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Kate Pounds (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 5456. Please quote reference 1279520JF on all correspondence.

Email details to a friend

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

Peter Flynn

Creator and director of IT Security Centre UK.

I have worked in the IT industry for many years and developed my IT security skills in particular. As this area has always been of interest to me and is more important now than ever.

Advertisement

Popular News

Jun 13, 2020 IT Security News

Microsoft announces major issue in Windows 10 June 2020 updates

On 9th June, 2020, Microsoft released cumulative updates for supported versions of Windows 10 including version 2004, ve...

Jun 12, 2020 Cyber Security

NHS email service fooled users in phishing attack

NHS Digital is contacting users of its NHSmail email system after a small number of mailboxes were compromised in a gene...

Jul 23, 2020 Cyber Security

Many cyber attacks on UK sports industry says report

At large percentage of sporting institutions, organisations and teams in the UK have suffered a security incident in the...

Jun 12, 2020 IT Security News

100,000 cheap wireless cameras sold in the UK are vulnerable to hacking

Consumer advocacy organisation Which? has issued a warning over the security of wireless camera brands made by China-bas...

Jun 25, 2020 IT Security News

NCSC catch a million phish

The National Cyber Security Centre has received the millionth submission to its Suspicious Email Reporting Service. ...

Jun 11, 2020 IT Security News

UK government still can’t decide how NHS contact tracing app should work

A new report today says that the UK government still hasn’t decided exactly how its NHS contact tracing app should wor...

Jun 10, 2020 IT Security News

Is your boss spying on you whilst you are homeworking?

The recent worldwide move to working from home has caused concern amongst employers.

Jun 27, 2020 IT Security News

Apple devices to get encrypted DNS

Apple this year will boldly go where its peers have gone before by implementing support for encrypted DNS in iOS and mac...

Jun 12, 2020 Cyber Security

Cybersecurity in the shortsighted gig economy

The ‘gig’ economy encompasses the increasing economic trend for professionals to take on a series of temporary work ...

Jun 16, 2020 Internet of Things

Ripple20 Bug Exposes Millions of IoT Devices

Exactly how many of the devices that include Ripple20 bugs are directly hackable via the internet remains far from clear...

Jun 11, 2020 Cyber Security

UK government to fund nine cyber security projects

The government is to invest £10m through March 2024 from various sources to fund nine academic cyber security projects ...

Jul 03, 2020 IT Security News

Increasing number of UK business PCs are vulnerable

A rising number of business PCs are at risk of malware infections, according to a new report from cybersecurity firm Ava...

Jun 12, 2020 IT Security News

Good reasons to use a proxy server

A proxy server – is a computer on the internet which acts as a middle-man between your computer and the website or ser...

Jul 21, 2020 IT Security News

Businesses underestimate disruptive auto bot traffic

Business leaders say about 15% of their web application resources are taken up in dealing with the impact of automated b...

Jun 12, 2020 IT Security News

Apple hardens security in macOS Catalina

Apple added new security-related features to iOS 13, and the company is not missing out on the opportunity to do the sam...

Jul 21, 2020 Cyber Security

UK number two country for targeted cyberattacks

The UK is the second most frequent target of “serious” cyberattacks, according to a new report from cybersecurity fi...

Advertisement