We’re looking for amazing people to help us drive a digital revolution for the benefit of society.??
We know that sometimes people can be put off applying for a job if they think they can’t tick every box. But we realise the 'perfect candidate’ doesn’t exist. If you're excited about working for us and can do most of what we are looking for, go ahead and apply. You could be exactly what we need!??
We’re ideally looking for someone with:?
An adaptable approach, able to explore and learn new technologies
Able to work independently whilst contributing to wider team goals
About the role?
We work closely with different product families to create products that meet their vision and the users’ requirements.
With a focus on technical innovation and software delivery, we pride ourselves on building the right thing, and building the thing right. We do this using agile methodologies, with continuous testing, architecting, integration, delivery, and validated learning.
As a software developer with Jisc you can expect to work with a fast-paced team contributing to the development of a wide range of applications to support Jisc’s services by writing high quality code to agreed standards. You will work with users, product owners and team members to understand requirements, and help translate these into development tasks.
We want a world where people learn, discover and thrive through access to technology. No matter who they are or where they live. We’re a social enterprise, so every penny we create is reinvested in our core?purpose.??
We’re a place where people make a difference to our members, feel valued and have fun. Our values are our guiding principles. They define how we work and help us to do what we do so well. Our values are pride, passion, pace, trust, and teamwork.??
Why work at Jisc??
We want to make sure our people have the flexibility they need to balance their personal lives and do well at work. So, we focus on outputs rather than presenteeism and are open to a whole range of ways of working including flexible hours and working from home.??
We’re always learning and developing. All our people have access to a huge variety of learning resources to help them achieve this.??
Our benefits are great too:?
We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays and 3 days Christmas closure)??
You have the option to join the generous USS pension scheme??
Simply health, a health cash plan
We provide discounts on IT equipment, a cycle to work scheme and season ticket loans?
We also offer generous parental leave arrangements, career breaks and volunteer leave??
This role will be based in Manchester, Bristol of London.
Connecting with each other is a doddle, thanks to our technology, but getting face to face is something we value and find time for when we can, so you may need to travel on occasion. Our main offices are in Bristol, Harwell, London and Manchester.?
Other stuff you need to know?
At Jisc we celebrate diversity and know that it’s critical for our success. We work hard to make sure were inclusive. So, if you are great at what you do and share our values, we want to hear from you.??
If you need any adjustments made to the application or selection process so you can do your best, let us know. We will be happy to help.??
We review CV’s as we receive them and interview as soon as we receive good applications. We don’t use closing dates. So, please apply as soon as possible to avoiding missing out on this role.??