Web Developer - Research Programme on Internet-delivered Psychological Treatments

University of Oxford - Department of Experimental Psychology and NIHR Oxford Health Biomedical Research Centre

Grade 8: £39,992 - £47,722 with discretionary range to £52,132 p.a.

Web developers with good degree in computer science or a related area and extensive professional experience with the Django-Python web framework are invited to apply for the position of Web Developer for research on internet-delivered psychological treatments.

The successful applicant will work closely with an internationally renowned team of researchers who have developed highly effective face-to-face psychological treatments for a range of mental health problems. The postholder will lead the development of a platform for the online delivery of some of these treatments, maintain existing programmes, and play a major role in research projects evaluating the internet-delivered treatments and the processes that lead to symptom improvement.

The successful applicant will be part of a vibrant and growing informatics/IT community at the Departments of Experimental Psychology and Psychiatry. We develop and support infrastructure and conduct research across a range of domains including clinical trials, virtual reality, clinical informatics, bioinformatics, digital health/connected devices, imaging.

The successful applicant will also have experience with JavaScript, HTML/CSS, and SQL. Knowledge about working with Amazon Web Services hosted databases, the PHP-platform and the specific requirements surrounding confidential health data and information governance is desirable.

The post is currently funded until 31 March 2019 with the expectation of annual renewal until 31 March 2022, depending on annual release of the budget awarded by NIHR

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on 7 February 2018.


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