We are hiring a software developer

We are hiring! Details are below:

University of Oxford, UK
Software Engineer (3 year fixed term) start date April 2012, or asap

Complete applications must be received by 12 noon on 15th February 2012
Interviews will held between 22nd and 28th February.

Salary: £29,099 – £35,788pa (grade 7)
Location: Oxford e-Research Centre, 7 Keble Road, Oxford, UK
Projects: http://www.isa-tools.org and http://www.biosharing.org
Other entitlements: 38 days’ annual leave including public holidays and Christmas closure
Membership of the University’s Pension Scheme

We are seeking an enthusiastic, experienced Software Developer to engage in software development and to contribute to successful projects on standards and data sharing infrastructure for management, curation and sharing of bio-investigations.

The following criteria are considered essential to the post:
• degree in a relevant field, such as computer science or bioinformatics, ideally with some background knowledge in biology
• proven professional experience and profound knowledge of Java
• ability to work efficiently as part of a distributed development team
• experience in the design and/or implementation of distributed software
• willingness to work as part of a team and demonstrated flexibility to respond to emerging needs
The following criteria are considered to be desirable though not essential
• Oracle, MySQL, JBoss, JBoss Seam, Lucene, AJAX, JAXB, XML schema, RDF, SPARQL, Java Script, PHP, Python
• experience of development for and testing on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems
• understanding of software development lifecycle and agile development methodologies
• ability to perform user requirements analysis

More details and link to application form at: https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk and enter Vacancy ID: 101935