Software Engineer (KTP Associate) Ref 7584

School/department: School of Engineering and Informatics, Informatics Department
Hours: 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: fixed term until April 2024
Reference: 7584
Salary: starting at £34,304 to £44,706 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 21 December 2021
Closing date:  4 February 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: As soon as possible

Job description

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to develop your career in software engineering?

The University of Sussex have teamed up with Sprint Electric Ltd, to offer this exceptional Software Engineering role based at their offices in Arundel, West Sussex

The project will develop an Industry 4.0-ready software suite, based on state-of-the-art web and cloud technologies, that will facilitate the configuration of complex motor controller hardware and the streaming, visualisation, aggregation and analysis of data in the cloud from multiple similar devices.

If you're a talented individual with a background in computer science and web technologies looking for a new challenge and to take control of your own project, then make sure you take advantage of this rare opportunity.

This 24-month project offers a £33k-£44k pa salary plus additional benefits such as a generous training budget, visits to European trade shows and academic support throughout.

Please contact Dr George Parisis, for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 7584) (PDF XKB)

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code and meets the salary requirements for Skilled Worker Sponsorship. Please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page  for further information about Visa Sponsorship.

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.


How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to  

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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