Industry IT, Web Development
Contract Full Time
Job Type Permanent
The Students’ Union is an independent body affiliated to the National Union of Students and supports students in both academic and non-academic experiences; whilst working closely with the University and local community. Student Leaders are elected by students, and supported by the staff’s expertise delivering services and represent students needs.
The Web Developer will support, maintain and develop the Students’ Union sector leading CRM system; the Students’ Union Management System (SUMS).
The Web Developer will assist in the development, support and general maintenance of the platform spread across longer term projects and day-to-day tasks.
The role will act as the second level of support for any SUMS related queries, assisting the Web Assistant in solving both hardware and software related issues.
Key responsibilities include:
- take an active role in implementing patches and small feature additions that may come through support channels to recommend to the Senior Web Developer for implementation, to ensure the platform is kept in line with stakeholder requirements outside of the usual project scope
- keep up to date on the latest platform developments and progress to ensure relayed information is kept relevant
- ensure code developed for the platform is kept modern and in line with sector developments, to ease the maintainability and longevity of SUMS development
- throughout development, liaise with external stakeholders to ensure technical requirements continue to be met and development stays within adjusted requirements
For further information and to apply for the role, please see the Job Description and application form on our vacancy page.