• The University of Western Australia
  • Australia, WA
  • Aug 2, 2022
Technology Full-time

Job Description:

UWA Centre for Medical Research

Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.? With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team

This position is based within the Diabetes Laboratory and located at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and the UWA Centre for Medical Research (CMR). The laboratory is focused on developing “systems genetics” technology, which integrate multiple levels of data with underlying genetic information, allowing the definition of networks interacting genes.

About the opportunity

You will assist the research group with program development, data analysis and database management. You will also maintain online website tools and assist in system administration, writing software in conjunction with the Director of the Centre for Diabetes Research and other researchers.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

About you

To excel in this position, you will be willing to learn new technology and programming languages. You will be able to work independently, have initiative and work collaboratively with other researchers and academics.

About your application

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description: Download File PD - Programmer 510368.pdf

You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria


In line with the Western Australia COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Programme the successful applicant for this position will be required to provide proof of their full COVID-19 vaccination status (or have a Vaccination Exemption Statement) before commencing work at UWA.

Closing date: Monday, 15 August 2022

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

Assistance and Support

UWA is committed to inclusive recruitment and is happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. If you have queries in relation to the application process, please contact [email protected] referencing the 6-digit job reference number and type of communication you prefer, and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your requirements.