Junior Software Developer
University of Basel Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

Junior Software Developer (60-100%)


The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training at the local, national and international level. About 850 people from more than 80 nations work at Swiss TPH focusing on in-fectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society and health as well as health sys-tems and interventions.
Within the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health (EPH) we are looking for a Junior Software Developer (60-100%)

Your position

  • Development of features/plugins to be integrated with the current Electronic Data Collection system (REDCap)
  • Interact with study implementers to understand requirements
  • Support existing studies
  • Help on designing new studies

Your profile

  • Bachelor's degree or apprenticeship in Computer Science, Engineering or other related area
  • 0-2 years of HTML, CSS, JavaScript (React), and PHP (Laravel Framework) experience
  • Knowledge of Restful concepts and APIs
  • Knowledge of relational database structures and structured query language (SQL)
  • Technical skills including knowledge of software development processes, ability to understand application functions and technical documentation required
  • Experience working with Git version control and the command line is a plus
  • Some knowledge of REDCap highly preferred
  • Self-motivated, critical thinker, thrives in a small team environment
  • Self-directed learner who picks up new skills quickly
  • Good communication and organizational skills
Application / Contact

Do you like to work in a multicultural and varied environment? Then please send us your application with:
  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Salary expectations
  • Reference letters
  • BSc course transcripts including grades
  • Contact details of 2-3 references
Please note that we can only consider direct applications through our online platform: https://recruitingapp-2698.umantis.com/Jobs/All
Applications via post or email and from agencies are therefore not considered.

General conditions:

Starting date: as soon as possible upon agreement
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Contract duration: 1 year with possible extension
Workload: 60-100%


For more detailed information please call Aurelio Di Pasquale at 061 284 87 02.


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