£11.10 per hour plus £1.34 holiday pay
Advertising End Date
25 May 2022

Role & Department Overview

Are you an aspiring developer? The IT Partnering and Innovation (ITPI) team in ISS are looking for an aspiring developer to support their development on iLancaster and other projects!
You'll be working in a fast paced environment on mobile applications and other technologies to improve the student experience. It's also a brilliant opportunity to work remotely whilst studying, which will put you in an incredibly strong position when looking for employment beyond your studies.

Start Date: ASAP
End Date: End of June 2022 (may extend beyond this)
Location: On campus
Hours per Week: up to 12
Working Pattern: Flexible

Job Description

Job Description
  • Supporting a project-based approach to new applications development as part of a team.
  • Involvement in the Agile process to assist in the continual improvement of existing services. 
  • Have responsibility in the testing phase for new and existing applications particularly coordination with the business to monitor their testing.
  • This is a full stack position, and will be mainly focusing on: C# and React Native

Person Specification


  1. Experience with an OOP language such as JAVA/C#
  2. Ability to work within a team, and under own initiative
  3. Experience of achieving clear goals
  4. Ability to plan, organise and solve complex problems


One or more of the following 
1. Understanding of SOLID architecture principles
Design Patterns
Knowledge of Unit Testing and Test Driven Design


Experience in one or more of the following:
  1. 1. C#
  2. 2. SQL
  3. 3. .Net Web Api / .Net Core
  4. 4. HTML / JS / React Native
Please highlight your technical experience in your application

Personal Skills
  • Ability to work, and communicate, effectively with staff at all levels of seniority and technical ability
  • The ability to work as part of a team with minimum day-to-day supervision
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Enthusiasm, attention to detail and demonstrated logical and systematic problem solving skills
Working in this role will help develop the following skills and experience:
  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Decisiveness
  • Flexibility
  • Multi-tasking
  • Problem Solving
  • Time Management 
  • Verbal Communication 
For informal inquiries please contact Abigail Wells: a.wells@lancaster.ac.uk

You are required to submit a cover letter to support your application. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Please note: Unless specified otherwise in the advert wording, this role is only open to individuals living in the UK.

Under the terms of this work, we endeavour to provide the advertised number of hours however, hours are not guaranteed and that work may cease if there is a fall in demand. 
Adverts that display a closing date should be treated as a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

Help and advice on making applications can be found on the Lancaster University Careers pages. Visit www.lancaster.ac.uk/careers.