Position type:

Full time


£30,395 to £37,345

05 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019

Full details:

Reference number: SOU-1168219FP

EPrints Services are part of the successful and long running enterprise activities in the School of Electronics and Computer Science. Enterprise activities are expanding and as such the team needs to grow too.

The team develop and maintain Web based services for a wide variety of organisations all over the World.

At the core is an open source repository platform that provides a flexible way to configure operations concerning data capture, structure and presentation, and a range of services that allow content to be accessed in a variety of ways.

We require applicants who can take responsibility for the development of customer focused projects for both EPrints systems and more varied engineering projects relating to Open Data, Digital Education, and systems integrations. All projects require some level of design, programming, testing, project management, and customer support.

Some knowledge of Linux as well as Web relevant technologies, for example XML, Javascript and CSS is essential for this role. 

Experience in high level programming languages such as Python, PHP or Perl will be highly desirable.

The successful applicant should have a PhD or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in Computer Science or related discipline and/or proven industrial experience.

For further information please see, or contact Justin Bradley at

The initial duration of the post is 2 years. This is a fixed term post with a high likelihood of a subsequent extension.


Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Farrance (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2507. Please quote reference 1168219FP on all correspondence.


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.

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