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Senior Lecturer in Computer Science (Software Engineering)

Job no: 570953
Work type: Full time - Continuing/Permanent
Categories: Engineering, Information Technology, Research, Sciences, Education

  • Convenient Melbourne CBD Location
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • $115,972 - $133,726 + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise.  Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Science One of RMIT's top-performing research schools, we deliver research that addresses the 'real life questions' essential to Australia's innovation agenda.

Computer Science, Software Engineering, and IT programs at RMIT University are offered through the disciplines of Computer Science and IT, and Computer Science and Software Engineering, which together comprise one of Australia’s largest and leading educational facilities in the field.

In the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 11th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 26th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment.  We are also among the world’s top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

RMIT University is seeking enthusiastic, dynamic and experienced academics to deliver effective teaching in the area of Software development, in particular in the fundamentals of Software Engineering, System Testing, Programming, Software Development Tools and Processes, and Software Project Management.

Skills & Experience Required

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate knowledge with modern Software Engineering and demonstrate a strong publication record in areas relevant to the discipline. A strong publication record along with demonstrated success attracting competitive research funding will be essential to your success in the role. Experience supervising higher degree by research students and a history of industry collaboration/connectedness will be highly desirable.

To Apply

For further information please contact John Thangarajah on +61 3 9925 9535 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 570953

Download File Level C Software Engineering .pdf

Applications close on Tuesday 6th November 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.  

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

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