• Senior Research Software Engineer (Trusted Research Environments) (SAE-023829)

  • Manchester, UK
  • 45585-56021 Sterling / Year
  • 14 December 2023

Website The University of Manchester, eScience Laboratory

R&D of products and practices designed for data driven research

Applications are invited for the above post focused on leadership in software engineering, architecture, requirements capture and working with stakeholders across HDR UK to drive forward interoperation between trusted research environments.

The role is varied and interesting and you will be working in an engaging and supportive environment that will help you develop as an individual while allowing you to be productive and use your abilities bring to develop the bridges between Trusted Research Environment (TRE) owners: NHS Digital (England), EPCC (Scotland), SAIL (Wales), ONS (England) and the Northern Ireland Honest Broker Service.

Candidates will require a good BSc (Hons) in a computing or scientific subject (or equivalent experience), evidence of leadership on a variety of software systems, excellent software development skills, a deep understanding of technologies the web is based on, experience of the entire software life cycle on several projects, use of development best practice (e.g., version control, release management) and having worked on multiple projects.

It will be desirable if candidates have Linked Data experience or have worked with data formats. In addition, API development, software consultancy experience and experience of working on multi-partner, multi-site collaborative projects are also desirable.

Having a can-do attitude, thriving off engaging with a wider team, attention to detail and having a strong personal work ethic and output are a must for the post holder. Your ideas, passion, intelligence, and energy are most welcome!

The post is being recruited at Grade 7 reflecting the software leadership required for the role in terms of guiding others as well as the senior expertise you bring to the role.

To apply for this job please visit www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk.

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