Senior Research Software Engineer

Updated: 8 months ago
Location: Manchester, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 19 Dec 2019

A position is available for an outstanding and ambitious Senior Research Software Engineer to undertake project leadership, software engineering, and community building for ELIXIR-TeSS (, an innovative, international training portal designed to bring together training resources from many institutions around the world. The position is part of the eScience Lab team ( at the Department of Computer Science.

The TeSS platform has already established itself as a valuable resource to the Life science community. We have a stable site, lots of data, a strong reputation, and real users. We are looking for a new project leader to take TeSS to the next level!

If you’re innovative, ambitious, technically-skilled and community-oriented, leading TeSS to further success will be a fulfilling, rewarding and empowering position for you with great professional autonomy.

Please see the job description for details about the role and the requirements for applicants.

The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School holds a Bronze Award for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. All appointments will be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Shoaib Sufi


Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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