Senior Developer - Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research (LICTR)

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7073742 (Ref.No. CSUIT1356)
Posted: January 6, 2021

Job Description

Are you interested in using your extensive development skills in an innovative clinical research environment? Are you an enthusiastic and driven individual with a desire to be part of an Information Systems team delivering high quality regulatory compliant IT services to support complex research? 

LICTR has a national and international reputation for conducting complex, large clinical trials, which address issues of high importance to the NHS; specialising in cancer, mental health, stroke, obesity, older people, cardiovascular disease, musculoskeletal disease, oral health and skin.  

As a Senior Developer you will join the Information Systems Team within the trials unit. You will be a senior member of the team responsible for delivering and supporting services underpinning one of the country’s largest clinical trials units. Reporting to the Information Systems Manager you will be responsible for leading development projects delivering new and enhancing existing key services used by multiple research projects.

Working in a highly regulated environment, your work will also involve ensuring services comply with regulatory requirements through adherence to standard operating procedures. You will also use your experience to provide support and guidance to more junior members of the team allocating and managing their work effectively to deliver solutions to specifications within project timeframes.

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

Adam Barrett, Information Systems Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7659, email:

Due to the current Government Coronavirus lockdown and social distancing measures, the interviews for this role are likely to be conducted remotely using Microsoft Teams or Zoom.  It is also expected that relevant work within these roles may be done remotely, within the UK, while these restrictions remain in place.

Please note: If you are not a British or Irish citizen, from 1 January 2021 you will require permission to work in the UK. This will normally be in the form of a visa but, if you are an EEA/Swiss citizen and resident in the UK before 31 December 2020, this may be your passport or status under the EU Settlement Scheme.

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:  Fixed Term (Open ended fixed funding for 36 months)
Release Date:  Monday 04 January 2021
Closing Date:  Sunday 17 January 2021
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  CSUIT1356

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.


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