UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON

Application Support & Development Specialist X 2

Location
Remote with occasional travel to Stratford or Docklands campus
Salary
starting at £35,155 per annum pro-rata inclusive of London Weighting
Posted
29 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
12 Jul 2022
Academic Discipline
Business & Economics
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Location: Other
Salary: starting at £35,155 per annum pro-rata inclusive of London Weighting
Post Type:  Full Time
Post Type:  Fixed Term
Contract Length: 36 months
Closing Date: Tuesday 12 July 2022
Reference: PS110S2022-R

Location details: Remote with occasional travel to Stratford or Docklands campus

It’s a particularly exciting time here at the university as, under our 10-year strategy, Vision 2028, we’re committed to providing students with the skills necessary to thrive in an ever-changing world. And, right now, our IT Services department has an exciting opportunity for a well-organised, self-motivated individual who will play a key role in the development, innovation, enhancement, design, and operational support of our applications. 

Join the University of East London and become a part of our multi-disciplinary team of application specialists and delivery experts. As an Application Support & Development Specialist, you will play a key role in the operational support and enhancement of applications, including but not limited to Microsoft Power Platform, SharePoint, and MS Dynamics, Financial System, Learning Systems, HR System, Timetabling. You’ll have the opportunity to work remotely but may need to travel to our Stratford or Docklands campus occasionally when required.

Your highly-developed IT skills and experience will enable you to manage multiple corporate applications systems effectively within a fast-paced and challenging environment. You will contribute to the existing developmental roadmap, and ensure operational and developmental activities are planned efficiently according to strategic priorities. You will also contribute to technical solutions and improvements, as well as collaborating on design. 

The successful candidate for this role will be a positive team player who proactively supports activities and has the confidence to progress chase information. You will have a proven ability to work in high-pressure project environments, and produce key deliverables to tight deadlines by effectively managing multiple priorities. Excellent all-round communication skills is essential as you'll build relationships with a variety of key senior stakeholders and vendors.

So, if you have what we are looking for and are keen to take on this exciting challenge, get in touch.

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.

CVs without a completed application form will not be accepted.

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