System Engineer

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7060165 (Ref.No. CSUIT1299)
Posted: September 9, 2019

Job Description

Are you interested in using your knowledge and skills in software development to take the lead in a key support role within the development team? Are you an enthusiastic and driven individual with a desire to be part of an Application/Platform Development team delivering high quality services to support development activity on a range of business critical systems?

Using a combination of different technologies, you will be responsible for a range of non-development activities required to support software development work within the team. Initially this will involve working with Technical Leads and Operational Leads to introduce new processes within the team. The role will include maintenance of non-production environments ensuring consistency across the ‘route to live’, and non-production deployments required during the development phase. You will work with other IT teams to support maintenance of production environments and to carry out production deployments.

You will use skills and knowledge gained in a software development environment to support the development of applications using a range of technologies. You will work effectively, aligned to the development lifecycle ensuring effective communication and consultation with stakeholders and customers throughout the development process.

Working in a complex environment, your work as a Systems Engineer will involve extensive documentation in line with standard operating procedures to ensure alignment with industry best practice, IT standards, and regulatory compliance. As an experienced member of the team you will be responsible for supporting, training, coaching and mentoring colleagues as required.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Catharine Morgan, Application Development Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7527, email: 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £33,797 to £40,322 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Friday 06 September 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 22 September 2019
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  CSUIT1299


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