We are a small and enthusiastic tech-for-good startup team with an immediate requirement for a full stack software engineer.

Our society faces a rapidly ageing population and the current paper-based systems for managing elderly care are not working effectively. Our vision is to create a coherent system that supports the highest quality care, providing greater accountability and a better quality of life for older people in our communities.

Responsibilities

  • Research, design, develop, test, implement and maintain software systems

  • Manage individual project deadlines and support team tasks and goals.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BSc degree in a relevant Computer Science subject or similar technical or practical level of experience.

  • Demonstrable software development experience in a general purpose programming language.

  • Experience with three or more of the following areas:

    • JavaScript

    • Node.js

    • HTML5

    • CSS3

    • MongoDB

    • Developing for security

    • Developing for data minimisation

    • Developing for reliability

  • Ability to respond to changing roadmap requirements to support startup development.

  • Good level of verbal and written communication skills in English.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree level educated or above, or similar technical or practical level of experience.

  • Demonstrable software development experience of Node.js and MongoDB.

  • Experience working with the whole web stack.

  • Understanding and appreciation of the needs of older people when using technology.

  • User centred design

  • UX experience

Hours

  • Hours will typically be 40 hours per week.

  • Flexibility to support out-of-hours support.

  • Salary negotiable based on experience.

Based in central London.  Role will require some travel.

Closing date

Please apply in writing with a CV and covering letter to:

jobs@konnektis.com

No agencies please.