Trainee Information Systems Developer x 2

University of East London Professional Services - IT Services

UEL’s ambition is to become London’s leading university for civic engagement. We are a vibrant and diverse university located in the heart of east London. Our new corporate plan sets an ambitious agenda for our future success and growth which focusses on the delivery of high quality teaching and learning and excellence in research.

The Corporate Information System team is an integral part of UEL IT Services, responsible for ensuring that all the Universities key business platforms are running optimally these include (but not limited to) the Student Information, Timetabling, Finance, HR, Web, Leisure Management and Library systems. UEL IT Services has embarked on a programme of significant development and service improvement and we are seeking experienced, enthusiastic and motivated colleagues to join our highly skilled team.

You will be part of a team that is responsible for all aspects involving the core information systems from implementation to customer support. An integral part of this role will include SQL scripting, data management, data analysis and data presentation. 

This will be an excellent opportunity for someone who wishes to further their career in IT systems development, with very good training and project experience provided. After successful completion of the in-house training programme (which will include the completion of four projects) this role will transition to a full Developer role.

Educated to degree level in a relevant or numerate discipline, you should be able to demonstrate good analytical and problem-solving skills. Programming experience, including SQL or any script based language is essential. Knowledge of relational databases - either Oracle or MS SQL Server, would be an advantage. Good interpersonal and communication skills are essential.

A successful external candidate for this position would be employed by UEL Professional Services Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of UEL. Employees of UEL Professional Services Ltd work alongside UEL colleagues in delivery of UEL’s mission, and UEL Professional Services Ltd will adopt UEL HR policies and procedures in full. Further detail regarding employment benefits can be found at the employee benefits section of our recruitment pages.

To obtain further details about this vacancy please visit our website at (reference number: PS207S2016). The closing date for applications is 16th December 2016

CVs without completed applications forms will not be accepted.

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