Web Programmer - Full Time

Full-time Cardiff University in Cardiff

Web Programmer, Wales Deanery (Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education)

Wales Deanery (Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education: (PGMDE) is looking to recruit a Web Programmer. This is an exciting opportunity to make a valuable contribution to an innovative development team in Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education at the Wales Deanery. You will be working on I.T. projects which facilitate and support key functions for the benefit of doctors and patients in Wales. The position requires sound knowledge of PHP and Javascript programming environments and knowledge of Apache environments. Systems analysis skills would also be useful.

You will be working in a dynamic, creative team of five which delivers projects of high quality to tight timescales. You will be an effective team player, able to learn and adapt quickly to change and new challenges. The role will require you to be involved in designing, developing, testing and demonstrating outcomes to stakeholders.

This is a full time, 2 year fixed term position of 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Salary: £31,656 - £37,768 per annum (Grade 6).

Date advert posted: Friday, 20 May 2016.

Closing date: Monday, 6 June 2016.

You are required to evidence/demonstrate, in a supporting statement, how you fulfil each of the Essential and Desirable criteria shown on the Person Specification. Please list each of the person specification criteria and give evidence for each one, using the same number order as in the advert. Please upload the supporting statement document quoting this post’s reference number (4745BR).

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity. Our inclusive environment welcomes applications from talented people from diverse backgrounds.

Job Description To work closely with the Business Systems Support Unit Manager and the Systems Analysts to contribute to the analysis, design, implementation and testing of key systems which support the business processes of the Deanery.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

· To contribute to the design, development, implementation and testing of the Medical Appraisal and Revalidation System (MARS) and other software systems.

· To provide server administration and support for Deanery systems.

· To work closely with the BSSU Manager to support partnerships and collaborations as necessary for the efficient and effective provision of key software systems and to identify and advise on software, hardware, network and service requirements.

· To contribute to the effective development and integration of a variety of relevant databases and associated functions with MARS and other systems.

· To contribute to the provision of one-to-one and group training programmes to support the users of MARS and other systems.

· To maintain confidentiality of all information including electronic records across the School in line with the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act.

· To comply with and contribute to PGMDE quality assurance systems which ensure high standards of software and service.

· To promote equality and diversity throughout the IM&T Strategy.

· To liaise with Deanery stakeholders on a regular basis, provide reports and updates on software projects, contribute to effective team working, and maintain effective internal and external communication channels.

· To be an active participant in CPD activities appropriate to the role.

· You may be asked to perform other duties occasionally which are not included above, but which will be consistent with the role.

Person Specification Essential Criteria

  1. Good organisational and communication skills – written, oral and presentation, including the ability to communicate a range of specialist technical issues to technical and non-technical staff.

  2. Systems analysis, program design, user interface design, implementation and testing skills.

  3. Detailed high level working knowledge and expertise in the following programming languages and their application: html/xhtml, JSON, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, PHP, JQuery, and MySQL. Working knowledge of SVN and current industry standards for best practice in systems and software development and version control.

  4. Knowledge of object-oriented programming.

  5. Knowledge of Internet Information Services (IIS) and experience of Apache Server.

  6. Knowledge and expertise in PHPMyAdmin or equivalent.

  7. Degree/ NVQ 4 or equivalent Professional Membership/ experience.

  8. Track record as a team member developing, testing and implementing web based software systems using PHP and JavaScript.

  9. Proactive, able to work on own initiative.

  10. Evidence of ability to undertake and deliver specific projects and supervise short term project teams.

Desirable criteria

  1. Knowledge of Responsive website design, DRUPAL CMS.

  2. Knowledge of MSSQL, Agile and ASP.NET VB/C#.

  3. Knowledge of Data Protection, security and usability.

  4. Knowledge of Data Management, Security and Usability standards.

Additional Information PGMDE Summary

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