Applications Consultant (Multiple Opportunities)

Sheffield Hallam University
December 05, 2023
Offerd Salary:£44,263 to £56,021
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Applications Consultant (Multiple Opportunities)

Infrastructure & Change Professional & Business Support Grade 8 - £44,263 to £56,021 per annum, dependent on experience

This is a rolling advert and may close earlier than advertised. Once a certain number of applications are received, they will be processed at regular intervals. Please ensure you complete and submit your application as soon as possible for consideration

Digital Technology Services (DTS) is a large service focused on enabling, implementing and supporting a wide range of technology to meet the needs of the University community. We are looking to recruit new Applications Consultants to support our work and ambitions.

As a consultant you will be in a technical service lead role mentoring staff, leading on projects and leading on technical standards.

The candidate will be someone with extensive experience, who is wanting to expand their knowledge in a wide-ranging dynamic and supportive environment to deliver an excellent service providing the bridge between Business requirements and Technical roadmaps. Experience in an ITIL based service environment is desirable.

Find out more about working with Digital Technology Services from Will Boothman, Applications Team Leader here .

We welcome all applicants fitting the essential criteria. We have a number of posts in the Applications Team, each with a particular focus so would be particularly (but not exclusively) interested in hearing about your skills one or more of the following:


  • Back-end and/or front-end coding skills, our current platforms include Sitecore, WordPress and Cold Fusion
  • Experience in developing for the web e.g. Dotnet, C#, PHP, JavaScript
  • Knowledge/experience of source control and release pipelines, we currently use Git and Azure DevOps
  • Data and Integration

  • Experience in data transformation and integration.
  • Experience of all aspects of data management, including an understanding of data governance.
  • Technical skills using Data Warehouse and/or Data Lake related technologies.
  • Experience maintaining custom reports such as SSRS.
  • Student Management

  • Experience of developing student information systems - SITS e:Vision functionality.
  • Strong skills using web technologies in support to developing SITS: e:Vision
  • Specific SITS StuTalk (RESTful) XML, JSON or experience to integrating applications using API's.
  • CRM

  • Experience working with CRM, Dynamics and / or Power Platform
  • Non-team Specific Knowledge

  • Experience of scripting SQL methods.
  • Experience in maintaining ETL processes inc. SSIS
  • Experience in a number of web technologies and frameworks e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, bootstrap
  • Experience of IT Service Management and source control
  • We look forward to hearing from you.

    Sheffield Hallam welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.

    The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on a number of factors specific to the individual applicant.

    Our benefits

    We offer a diverse range of benefits and opportunities to pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in a supportive environment. To find out more, please visit The Hallam Deal: Your Benefits.

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    We welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements

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    Contact Person : Neil Brady Contact Number : 0114 225 6483 Date Advertised : 05-Oct-2023 Closing Date : 05-Dec-2023 Location : City Employment Type : Permanent - Full Time Job number : 102088

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