SLA03336 - Java Software Developer

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Ref no: SLA03336
Closes: Thursday, 21st September 2017
Published: Thursday, 7th September 2017
Location: SEEMiS Group LLP, Council Offices, Almada Street, Hamilton
Salary: £24,782 - £40,385 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: IT / Telecommunications
Sub-category: Software Support

Job Description


Java Software Developers

Location: SEEMiS Group LLP, Floor 14, South Lanarkshire Council Headquarters, Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA.

Fixed Term: 2 Year Fixed Term

Hours: 35 hours

Salary:   Grade 3 Level 1 - Grade 4 Level 2 (£24,782 - £40,385)

Please note this post is a re-advertisement and previous applicants need not re-apply.

Please note South Lanarkshire Council administers the recruitment process on behalf of SEEMiS Group LLP but are not the employers.

SEEMiS Group is a unique software development organisation, owned and managed by all 32 Scottish Local Authorities delivering a national Education Management Information System (MIS). As such all 32 local authority student data is processed and managed by SEEMiS.

Working closely with its members and strategic bodies responsible for the direction of Education in Scotland, the organisation is charged with developing and continually improving its Products and Services to support Local Authorities and associated schools to deliver statutory and discretionary responsibilities.

We are looking to recruit a number of highly motivated Software Developers, with a range of knowledge and experience, to work alongside our in-house teams.

Whether assigned to project Delivery teams or BAU support team, using Agile development techniques, you will be involved in the design, development, test and documentation of both new and enhanced services.

Candidates must have experience of Java software development preferably with Java OCA / OCP certification. Knowledge and experience of Microsoft SQL Server and Object Oriented programming is also desirable.


As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.

As this post involves accessing the public services network, the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

Applications online

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Please note all correspondence with be sent to your email account.

SEEMiS Group LLP are Equal Opportunities employers and encourages applications from all sectors of the community. In addition we are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers him / herself to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.


Closing Date: Thursday 21 September 2017.

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