Senior Technical Project Manager

University of Manchester

Want to come and work on some cutting-edge smartphone apps and infrastructure that could improve the health of people with a range of long-term conditions? Want to work in an exciting, challenging and flexible environment on a range of different healthcare projects?  Want to work with clinical and academic leaders to build software and infrastructure to make a real difference to people’s lives?

Our Team and Projects

The Digital Health Software team within the Centre for Health Informatics at the University of Manchester is a team of software and infrastructure engineers, designers, project managers, digital health researchers.  We have successfully developed a number of innovative digital health technologies that aim to improve patient care across multiple health conditions.  ClinTouch ( ) is one of our success stories and is a mobile app that enables personalised clinical monitoring and supports self-management of symptoms for people with serious mental illness. CFHealthHub ( ) is another successful project and provides a digital platform (web and mobile) to support adherence to treatment in people with Cystic Fibrosis.

Details of the projects that we have and are currently working on can be found here:

We are seeking a talented Senior Technical Project Manager who can apply their skills, knowledge and experience to manage the development of innovative software and infrastructure to improve health care and research in the Centre for Health Informatics. The successful candidate will have a passion for technology and developing software combined with a genuine enthusiasm to make a difference to the health and well-being of the population. The post holder will lead a range of projects related to mobile health and the software developed will include both mobile and web-based applications. The post is based at the University of Manchester in the Centre for Health Informatics.

Informal enquiries can be made to Charlotte Stockton-Powdrell

Email : [email protected]

As this role involves research at a postgraduate level, applicants who are not an EEA national or a national of an exempt country and who will require sponsorship under the Skilled Worker route of the UK Visas and Immigration’s (UKVI) Points Based System in order to take up the role, will be required to apply for an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) Certificate and will need to obtain this prior to making any official visa application UKVI.

As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Application forms and further particulars can be obtained at

Closing date: 25-05-2023​​​​​​​

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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