Frontend Website Developer

Contract Full Time

Frontend Website Developer

* (Ref: BU02906)

* Grade 7: £34,304 – £40,927 p.a. OR Grade 8: £42,149 – £50,296 p.a.

Applications are invited for this fixed-term post of Frontend Website Developer to join the Imardis support team, based in the Centre for Applied Marine Sciences within the School of Ocean Sciences at Bangor University.

As Frontend Website Developer you will be responsible for designing and programming new and existing web-based resources for Imardis. You will have a solid understanding of primary front-end technologies – HTML, CSS and JavaScript – and will use these to design and deliver new websites. These will range from map-based portals through to data analysis tools, providing frontend management, control and analysis of cloud-based data, provided by separate APIs and micro-services. You will provide cutting edge UX utilising wireframe designs and modern web design frameworks, working alongside a team of experienced developers.

This exciting role offers the opportunity to have a tangible impact on the cutting-edge research being performed at the School of Ocean Sciences and Bangor University. It would suit an IT professional with excellent design skills, a passion for learning new technologies, and who wants to expand their portfolio to include scientific computing in support of society’s path to net zero.

This post is funded by the Morlais project, through the European Regional Development Fund, administered by the Welsh Government.

The role is available at either grade 7 or grade 8, to be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Grade 7 candidates should possess a degree in a Computing, Digital Media or HCI Design-related subject or have significant similar and relevant experience in web development. Additionally, to be appointed at grade 8 candidates will EITHER possess a Postgraduate degree in a Computing Science related subject OR hold a relevant professional accreditation OR possess equivalent significant experience. This role will be located on campus at Bangor. Through our Dynamic Working framework, there will also be the option to spend some time working remotely (although remaining in the UK) to support work life balance, which will be discussed further with candidates at interview.

Applications will also be considered to carry out this role on a part-time or job share basis. The successful candidates will be expected to start as soon as possible. The post is available initially until 31st December 2023, with the possibility of extension dependant on further funding. For more information about the post and its requirements, please contact Dr Noel Bristow, Senior Analyst/Developer.

Closing data for applications: 15 August 2022

Committed to Equal Opportunities


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