System Developer (Microsoft Dynamics)

Job title System Developer (Microsoft Dynamics)

Department Computing Services

Salary Starting from £32,548, rising to £38,833

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Friday 24 November 2017

Closing date Sunday 07 January 2018

Interview date Tuesday 16 January 2018

Reference DM5373-R

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This is an exciting opportunity for two Systems Developers to join a new team within the University of Bath's Computing Services responsible for the development and maintenance of Dynamics solutions and services that support the University’s research, teaching and professional services.

For your initial project, you will be part of a Project Team building an entirely new Microsoft Dynamics/Sharepoint solution for our student placements activities. You will be working closely with the Project Manager, technical project team and stakeholders including the University’s Placements Teams and Placement Tutors. The new system will integrate with existing University systems including the student records system.

The Placements system will deliver valuable process improvements for staff and an enhanced experience for thousands of our students who undertake work placements as part of their studies.

Future developments using Microsoft Dynamics/Sharepoint solutions are in the pipeline.

The University of Bath is one of the UK's top 10 Universities with an international reputation for research and teaching at the highest academic standards. The University's buildings are set in an attractive campus about a mile from the centre of Bath, a World Heritage City.

Department Overview

Computing Services is here to help staff and students of the University make effective use of computing for learning, teaching & research. We aim to provide an IT environment that matches the University's international, teaching and research reputation, and which contributes to the realisation of its key institutional strategies. Furthermore we aim to respond to both the changing needs of our constituent users, and the wide diversity of those users through the exploitation of new technologies.

The University of Bath

We are a leading University, with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We have been number one in the National Student Survey for two years running. With over 3,300 staff and around 17,000 students, the campus provides a vibrant and rewarding working environment, where innovation and passion for excellence is pursued. We offer a unique and unrivalled working environment. There is a wide range of on-site amenities, including world-class sporting facilities. Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside and overlooks the city of Bath.

We are committed to personal and professional development. In addition to this we offer the following employee benefits: 

  • 18% employer pension contributions (8% employee contributions)
  • 39 days holiday (annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays)
  • A flexible working environment
  • Ofsted outstanding rated onsite nursery and childcare vouchers schemes
  • Salary exchange scheme (cycle to work)
  • Interest free loans for public transport seasons tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting
  • Onsite private and NHS dentist, onsite medical centre
  • Discounted physiotherapy services
  • Onsite parking

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Mark Ricketts, Director of Process Improvement  by email: or phone 01225 386102

Interviews are likely to be held on 16/01/2018

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.