Lecturer in Software Engineering

University of Salford

Lecturer in Software Engineering

We are looking for a Lecturer in Software Engineering to join our Computer Science and Software Engineering subject group as we deliver exceptional research, innovation and undergraduate and postgraduate teaching 

Software Engineering underpins digital transformation and the information economy, and we’re looking for a Lecturer to join us with applied, industry-relevant, research interests in areas such as DevOps, CI/CD, Agile and Lean development models, automated testing, UX, Visualisation, mobile, cloud and fog development, and machine language translation.

Role Responsibilities

As a Lecturer in Software Engineering, you’ll deliver high-quality, engaging and relevant learning across a range of modules, programmes and courses, using strategies and insight to maximise student experience and attainment.

You’ll bring your expertise to the design and development of new programmes, and review material to ensure we’re delivering current and future-facing learning with industry relevant skills.

You’ll undertake research, both individually and collaboratively, and you’ll be well-positioned for that here at Salford, with so many dedicated academics across the university, and cross-collaborative projects a key part of our strong research focus.

Ideal candidates will have a PhD in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a closely related subject and have experience teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

We are also interested in hearing from candidates from industry who demonstrate relevant thought leadership, experience and ability.  

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Alli Whitehouse (Senior Recruitment Consultant) via [email protected]  

About us

The University of Salford (UoS) is ambitious and at the heart of a fast-developing community. 

We strive constantly to create an inspirational, inclusive learning and working environment and celebrate our diverse University community. 

Careers at the School of Science, Engineering and Environment University of Salford

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and excellent pension scheme
  • Generous annual leave plus the option to buy additional holiday days
  • Flexible working – we have a culture of flexible and agile working, to help you find the right balance
  • Professional development – a comprehensive package of training and development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential
  • Our community – there’s a real sense of belonging here at Salford. We value diversity in backgrounds and in experiences. Our difference makes us stronger, and together we share a passion for improving students’ lives
  • The perks! – MySalford, our online employee portal, offers a wide range of lifestyle benefits and discounts
  • Wellbeing support – dedicated services and facilities to support your mental and physical health, ranging from an Employee Assistance Programme and counselling, to sports and fitness facilities, including discounted gym memberships
  • Sustainable Salford – We embed sustainability in all aspects of university life and have a commitment to becoming NetZero Carbon by 2038
  • Our Peel Park campus is unique and offers lots of green spaces.
  • Our MediaCity campus is at the heart of one of the country’s leading digital and media hubs

However you identify, whatever your journey has been to get here, come and join us at the University of Salford where we are all proud to belong!

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