|£38,205 to £42,978 per annum, dependent on experience
|1st November 2023
|7th January 2024
Join The Department of Computing one of the top ten biggest computing departments in the UK, with more than 2,000 students and nearly 100 staff, who bring global expertise from 22 different countries.
Sheffield is home to a thriving digital and tech industry, employing over 21,000 people and generating billions of pounds in the region and our department is located right at the heart of it all.
We are seeking an outstanding individual to contribute to teaching, consultancy and research to deliver curriculum on Higher Degree Apprenticeship and IT Management programme. You should have a strong academic background with significant experience in leading and training in a commercial environment. The area of expertise you will be involved in will be including but not limited to strategic analysis and management of information systems, work-based review, learning and reflection of personal and professional skills development, management of change in context of IT infrastructure and digital information structures, systems, and processes.
You will be joining the Digital Analytics and Technology group, which is responsible for the delivery of Digital Technology and Data Analytics degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and Degree Apprenticeship programmes.
You will be responsible for delivering a high-quality learning experience to students and contributing to the development of new and exciting courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You will be expected to be involved in module leadership and delivery, to contribute specialist topics, to supervise dissertations, liaise with industrial partners and to engage in academic and applied research.
As well as the ability to design and deliver transformative and innovative learning experiences, you'll need well developed and current knowledge and understanding of critical, practical, and theoretical issues relevant to managing enterprise projects, business analysis as a practice, and planning, management, and implementation of digital projects. A Masters degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience in industry is essential. A PhD in a relevant discipline is desirable.
You will join a large and vibrant Computing Department that actively engages in teaching, research, and commercial consultancy. Teaching and research in the Department delivers practical knowledge, skills and solutions that meet the needs of employers and society are that consistent with the University’s desire to be the leading applied university in the UK.
Join our team and you’ll get to use extraordinary facilities and equipment from the world’s largest PlayStation development lab to our cyber security & forensic labs. You’ll also have some unique colleagues, in the shape of our humanoid robots Nao and Pepper and our pet robot dog MiRo.
We offer a diverse range of benefits and opportunities to pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in a supportive environment.
You will be contractually enrolled into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) – one of the largest and most generous defined benefit pension schemes in the country. Further details on TPS can be found here: New Starter | Teachers' Pensions (teacherspensions.co.uk)
The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on a number of factors specific to the individual applicant.
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