Power Platform Developer

Job title Power Platform Developer

Department Digital, Data & Technology Group

Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Grade Grade 7

SOC Code - Visa Requirements 3131

Placed on Wednesday 28 April 2021

Closing date Wednesday 12 May 2021

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference DD8236

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We have a great opportunity for a Power Platform Developer to join us at The University of Bath, School of Management. We are looking for a passionate technologist to deliver innovative applications that drives impact and increases mobility and agility across the University professional services and academic departments. 

This role requires a superb communicator and collaborator who can gather ideas and convert into customized solutions, troubleshooting issues and providing advice and support. Solutions orientated you will be self-motivated, and engaged in a range of technically challenging work, automating processes and building solutions alongside advocating Power Platform, Office 365 and Sharepoint with a program of user-adoption and training to ensure problems are solved. 

We are looking for a digital professional who wishes to progress their career and is confident and proactive taking ownership and leading on application services driving a user-centric approach to application delivery, enabling people to be productive seamlessly across multiple devices and multiple locations.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Provide support for the existing solutions built PowerPlatform (Power Automate and PowerApps).
  • Design and deliver applications and features incorporating the full range of Office 365 tools including Sharepoint, Power Apps and Power Automate. 
  • Identify new and alternative approaches to performing business activities. Bring about improvements and measurable business benefits by identifying and proposing process improvements. 
  • Establish an appropriate knowledge of the roles of other teams and individuals within the university, related to the relevant business areas, in particular where systems and services interact. Know-how and from whom to elicit help. 
  • Gather Requirements and translate it to appropriate develoment methodologies i.e Agile/hybrid/waterall development
  • Documentation - document Solution Design and Specification/ Training Document, support and;. user Guides

Key Technical Skills required 

  • Experience in SharePoint Online development and Power Platform 
  • Experience in Migration and redesign of legacy SharePoint solutions is desirable, but not mandatory
  • Front End Web Experience (e.g. using HTML, CSS, React.Js)

For any information enquiries please contact Deniz Whelan at dw754@bath.ac.uk.

Digital, Data and Technology are here to ensure our staff and students are able to enjoy a seamless experience for learning, teaching & research. We aim to provide a technological environment that matches the University's international, teaching and research reputation, and which contributes to the realisation of its key institutional strategies. We strive to respond intuitively to both the ever evolving needs of our users, and the wide diversity of those users through the exploration of new and emerging technologies.

What we can offer you:

Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and the City of Bath with its historic charm and social activity only a short distance away creates an excellent environment in which to work. 

We are:

  • a family friendly workplace 
  • open to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit you and the University. 
  • recognising of the talents of our diverse workforce through an excellent reward package 
  • encouraging of your personal and professional development

Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.

We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds leads to a better environment for our employees and students, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that enhances health and wellbeing across our community. We are very proud to have recently received Ambassadors for Autism certification and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.

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Further details:

If you think you may require a visa to work in the UK you should refer to our applicant information webpage  before embarking on a job application to ensure that you understand the requirements for sponsorship. You may be eligible to work in the UK via other alternative visa routes such as the Global Talent Visa or by having Settlement / ILR, please refer to our Staff Immigration webpages for further details.

The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations.  We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively working towards a Silver award. We are a family-friendly University, with an increasingly agile workforce. We are open to flexible working arrangements and we’re also proud to be a disability confident employer and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.