Cloud Solutions Developer

Job title Cloud Solutions Developer

Department Computing Services

Salary Starting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Wednesday 01 May 2019

Closing date Wednesday 22 May 2019

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference SS6719

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Do you have a passion for exploring new and emerging technologies and practices within research computing and want to share your talent with a vibrant community?

The Advancing Research Computing (ARC) team is embarking on an exciting project to support prominent research for the cloud. We are seeking a highly motivated and talented developer who has experience of crafting and delivering new and novel solutions, with a focus on performance and optimisation, for research computing solutions for the cloud. They will work closely with colleagues across the University and apply in-depth expertise to translate their requirements into a viable, sustainable and compliant cloud-based solutions, generate innovative ideas and to enhance the delivery of digital research.

The successful candidate will have an innovative and agile approach, be an excellent communicator, have a strong team work ethic, and be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced dynamic environment. They will contribute to developing knowledge and skills of an active and growing community through providing technical training, support and promoting the adoption of best practices.

About the University of Bath

The University of Bath was established by Royal Charter in 1966. Our campus overlooks the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath and offers a welcoming, supportive and inspiring environment for research, study and work. The vibrancy of our campus community springs from a culture of high aspiration, enterprise, creativity and diversity. Our research and teaching activities focus on our academic strength in Science, Technology, Engineering, Management and the Social Sciences. Within these areas, we have created a virtuous circle of research and teaching excellence and our engaged, agile approach is attuned to the rapidly evolving global agenda. Our research has practical applications with social and economic benefit and is conducted in a true spirit of international and inter-disciplinary cooperation.

The University of Bath is an exciting and engaging place to work. We are committed to personal and professional development. In addition to this, we offer the following employee benefits:

  • 19.5% employer pension contribution, 8.8% employee contribution
  • 39 days holiday (annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays)
  • A flexible working environment
  • Ofsted outstanding rated onsite nursery
  • Salary exchange scheme (NurseryPlus, Cycle to Work)
  • Interest free loans for public transport seasons tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting
  • Onsite dentist and medical centre
  • Discounted physiotherapy services
  • Onsite parking

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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.