Would you like to become a part of a recently formed agile product team to solve a complex problem within the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and decide with the team what is the best approach to solve this problem?
And help develop it? ICT Services (ICTS) within the UvA and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) is looking for a solution architect, tech lead, senior developer for the new product team WISH.
This team will work within the programme of educational logistics of the UvA and make sure that every student is always informed of relevant information, can ask questions online, and has access to self-services.
To realize this, we will solve interesting problems like building a search service, bots, live chat, gradually replacing legacy systems, automated translations and integration with a headless CMS, a front end that will be built by colleagues within the team and existing customer service software.
The team will also create or source microservices for saving user preferences about notifications and sending those notifications.
As an agile product team, team WISH itself is responsible for reaching their goals and organizing how to reach those goals.
Your voice is an essential part of this way of working. You will be employed by ICTS, within the department of Sturing en Ondersteuning (S&O).
Together with colleagues within and outside ICTS that have a focus on educational logistics, you will take on the challenge to adapt to new developments that require UvA wide changes in information dissemination towards students.
What are you going to do?
What do we require of you?
The gross monthly salary based on full-time employment (38 hours per week) ranges from €3.746,- up to a maximum of €5.826,- gross per month (salary scale 11 or 12).
This is exclusive 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus. The starting salary will be based on qualifications, expertise and relevant experience.
The profile Consultant ICT 2 / Consultant ICT 1 is applicable in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities.
The UvA offers excellent possibilities for further professional development and education.
The centrally positioned service ICTS has about 290 employees that support the primary process of both the UvA as well as the AUAS.
We do this by offering a vast number of IT services to over 90.000 students and 10.000 employees in many distinct locations of the faculties, support units and associated institutions in Amsterdam.
To work at the UvA is to work in a discerning, independent, creative, innovative and international climate characterized by an open atmosphere and a genuine engagement with the city of Amsterdam and society.
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The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritise diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone.
We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.
Do you recognize yourself in the job profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application by 4 July 2021. You may apply online by using the ' Apply ' button
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We will invite potential candidates for interviews within one week after the closing date.