Programmer Consultant (Band Level 7)

Health Sciences Information and Media Services (HSIMS)
Faculty of Medicine
(Full Time, Contractual until January 10, 2023)

This competition may be used to fill identical positions in this unit within three (3) months of the closing date.

The University will consider applications from qualified permanent staff who may be interested in a temporary assignment, subject to departmental approval

All qualified employees are welcome to apply, however preference is given to CUPE members.


Reporting to the HSIMS Manager of Health Education Technology and Learning & Operations, the successful applicant will work in a team environment on various development projects that will align with the outcomes of the Faculty of Medicine's Strategic Plan. Duties include: working with a team to develop mobile apps and web applications; writing and editing user support documentation; providing technical support; organizing and delivering professional presentations of developed products; training end-user; and performing other related duties as required.


Experience (3-5 years) in app, web, and database development and graduation from a 4-year college or university program with major course work in Computer Science or any combination of relevant experience and training. The Programmer Consultant must possess experience with RESTful API, .NET development environment, and software development cycles. The ideal candidate will have practical programming experience using .NET in the Windows Environment, Microsoft SQL, and a demonstrated ability to use a combination of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create web applications with a database backend. Compliance with Memorial's Procedure for Vaccination Requirement (COVID - 19) is a condition of employment.

SALARY $47,222 to $66,220 per annum (CUPE Local 1615)
An upscale hiring step will apply to this position (Step 22)
CLOSING DATE January 21, 2022

Please note that we will ONLY accept applications for this position through our website

Applications must be received by the end of business day on the competition closing date. You may drop off a paper application to the Faculty of Medicine - Memorial University, Medical Education Centre, St. John's, Room M2M229; or fax your resume to (709) 864-6320. Call us at (709) 864-6371 for assistance.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, preference will be given to applicants who are legally entitled to work in Canada. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, people of any sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities and racialized people; and people with disabilities.

The personal information requested in your application is collected under the authority of the Memorial University Act (RSNL 1990 c M-7) for the purpose of identifying and recruiting candidates; assessing applicant qualifications; and maintaining records pertaining to the administration of employment with Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Inquiries about this opportunity should be directed to the Faculty of Medicine - Memorial University, Medical Education Centre, St. John's, Room M2M229 or by telephone at (709) 864-6371.

Please be advised that we are unable to provide updates on current competitions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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About Memorial University of Newfoundland

Memorial University is one of the largest universities in Atlantic Canada. It was established as a memorial to Newfoundlanders who lost their lives on active service during the First World War and subsequent conflicts. As the province’s only university, Memorial has a special obligation to the people of the province and plays an integral role in education and continuing development in the region.

Memorial is an inclusive community dedicated to innovation and excellence in teaching and learning, research, scholarship, creative activity, service and public engagement. Memorial has more than 19,000 students from over 115 countries spread across five campuses and a global network of almost 100,000 alumni. From the classics to advanced technology, Memorial offers certificate, diploma, undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs. A respected employer with more than 3,600 employees, Memorial provides an environment that fosters innovation, creativity, equity, diversity and inclusion.

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