Application Developer (Front-end)

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7111486 (Ref.No. CSUIT1593)
Posted: September 23, 2022

Job Description

To apply for this role, you must be a current employee working within the IT service at the University of Leeds. 

Salary: Grade 7 (£35,333 – £42,155 p.a.)

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner.   We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you interested in using your development knowledge and skills in a diverse development function? Are you an enthusiastic and driven individual with a desire to be part of a development team delivering high quality IT services to support a range of business critical systems?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world.  We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities.  Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

As we embark on an ambitious Digital Transformation, we are investing in our IT Service, which is key to developing our learning and research capability as we strive to collaborate across the globe, attacking global issues.

Using a range of technologies, you will be part of a team delivering and supporting development of the University’s web applications and websites. You will contribute to the development of new and existing websites and applications used by current and prospective students, researchers, businesses and the wider public. You will be working closely with a range of people across the wider IT team to ensure that websites and applications are fit for purpose and meet strategic and user requirements.

You will be responsible for front-end development for a wide range of web applications and websites, and you will be working across a range of technologies. You will be using a range of technologies including HTML5, CSS, vanilla JavaScript, React and Node.

If you are looking for a role that will help change the world apply today.

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

Catharine Morgan, Application Development and Test Manager

Email: [email protected] 


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £35,333 to £42,155 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Thursday 22 September 2022
Closing Date:  Tuesday 11 October 2022
Interview Date:  Wednesday 19 October 2022
Reference:  CSUIT1593


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.