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Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, G4 0BA
£34,304 - £39,739 per year
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Full Time
35 hours per week
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Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant, multi-cultural and modern university in the centre of Glasgow, and is placed amongst the top 70 universities globally (THE Impact rankings, 2021).  Our welcoming community of 20,000 students, from more than 100 countries, enjoy a wide range of award-winning support services and state of the art facilities across each of our campuses in Glasgow, London and New York.  Our University mission - with its commitment to the Common Good and core values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence - is integral to everything we do.

Corporate Applications is a team, sitting within GCU’s Information Technology Department.  It supports and maintains the main business applications used by the university, such as the Student Information Management System, Finance and HR, as well as a number smaller but equally important applications that are crucial to the operation of the university.

The role will mainly focus on ESB/SOA integration along with .NET and C# development, as well as maintenance of in-house web parts and applications.  The role also involves the maintenance of the legacy point to point integrations as well as playing a key role in the migration of these integrations to an ESB. Experience of

The successful candidate will be proficient in C#.NET as well as having experience in REST, SOAP, XML, XSD, XSL, JSON and ODBC/JDBC.  They will have experience of development work with an enterprise level RDBMS and experience of developing and supporting integrations using an ESB.  Ideally hey should also be familiar with design, testing, debugging, delivering products to a schedule as well as methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile and use of Kanban.

The candidate should also have good documentation and communication skills, be able to work independently and demonstrate an ability to share complex ideas with a groups of people of various technical abilities.

Previous experience of working within the HE sector is desirable.

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

Glasgow Caledonian University is committed to a fair and transparent recruitment process that is free from bias so that we can attract and retain a high performing workforce which makes a critical contribution to our success​.

The University holds the prestigious Athena SWAN Silver institution award, which recognises our significant record of activity and achievement in promoting gender equality across different disciplines.

As a Disability Confident 'Committed' employer, we are striving to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to disabled people. Although the Disability Confident 'Committed' level does not guarantee an interview for disabled applicants, we will make reasonable adjustments for disabled applicants during the recruitment process.

The University also holds the Carer Positive ‘Engaged’ employer award, which recognises our commitment to supporting staff with caring responsibilities.

Glasgow Caledonian University are committed signatories to the Armed Forces Covenant

The University offers a range of benefits including opportunities for professional development, family friendly policies, cycle to work scheme and onsite childcare facilities.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

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