Current Vacancies

Working at Instil

Senior/Principal Software Engineer x 2

We are looking for a Senior/Principal Software Engineer to join and lead a team of engineers, developing bespoke cloud and mobile software solutions for our clients.

Need to have

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the software industry
  • An exceptional understanding of how to create and test clean code
  • Excellent academic qualifications and communication skills, written and verbal
  • A keen eye for detail and quality which should be reflected in your outputs
  • Deep curiosity and excellent understanding of emerging technologies and practices
  • Evidence of building cloud applications in Java or C#, or enterprise mobile applications
  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

Good to have

  • Evidence of contribution to a personal or open source project
  • Evidence of taking a leadership role in a technical team to deliver software to market
  • Client facing experience

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of fellow engineers to develop software solutions of the highest quality to production - solutions that meet and exceed our client’s expectations
  • Research, evaluate and implement new technologies that help improve how we work
  • Proactively contribute to a team culture that values quality, robustness and knowledge sharing
  • Mentor more junior staff and peers

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Graduate Software Engineer x 2

We are looking for 2 Graduate Software Engineers to be part of our core engineering team, and help us build the next generation of cloud and mobile applications

Need to have

  • Excellent academic qualifications and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Completed (or completing) a computer science or software engineering related degree, 2.1 or higher
  • A keen eye for detail and quality which should be reflected in your outputs
  • An ability to program and solve basic programming challenges in Java (or similar high level programming language)
  • A deep curiosity about programming and software in general
  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

Good to have

  • Evidence of contribution to a personal or open source project
  • Great interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • An understanding of developer tooling (IntelliJ, Git, etc), testing and clean code

Key Responsibilities

  • Play an integral role helping us develop software systems of the highest quality
  • Learn and adopt the skills to become a confident, independent software engineer

Closing Date - 31st October 2017 Apply

Intern Developer x 2

We are looking for 2 Intern Developers to join our engineering team and play an integral role in helping us develop the highest quality software solutions.

Need to have

  • Excellent academic qualifications and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Working towards a Computer Science / Software Engineering degree, or similar
  • A keen eye for detail and quality which should be reflected in your outputs
  • An ability to program and solve simple challenges in Java (or similar high level programming language)
  • A deep curiosity about programming and software in general
  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

Good to have

  • Evidence of contribution to a personal or group project
  • An understanding of automated testing (e.g. JUnit) and tooling (e.g. IntelliJ, Git, etc).

Key Responsibilities

  • Play an integral role helping us develop robust, high-quality software systems for our clients
  • Learn and adopt the skills to become a confident, independent software engineer

Closing Date - 31st October 2017 Apply

Contract Software Engineer (multiple)

We are looking for exceptional Contract Engineers to work on a range of exciting short and medium range projects with our clients. We are looking for people with excellent programming skills and an ability to communicate brilliantly, backed by hard won experience.

Need to have

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the software industry
  • An exceptional understanding of how to create and test clean code
  • Excellent academic qualifications and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Fresh experience of building cloud applications.
  • Expertise in some or all of Java (or C#), Spring, Angular, React, Typescript and Javascript
  • A keen eye for detail and quality which should be reflected in your outputs
  • Deep curiosity and excellent understanding of emerging technologies and practices
  • Eligible to live and work in the UK

Good to have

  • Evidence of contribution to a personal or open source project
  • Evidence of taking a leadership role in a technical team to deliver software to market
  • Client facing experience

Key Responsibilities

  • Work on site, playing a hands-on role in the development of great software for our clients
  • Mentor more junior staff and peers

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We are looking for

We value raw ability over knowing all the things. If you know any of the following technologies then great, but we are more interested in hiring doers, learners and challengers who know how to create great code and deliver amazing outcomes for our clients.

  • Java / Kotlin / C# / Swift
  • Cloud / Enterprise / Cloud Native / AWS
  • iOS / Android / Xamarin
  • Spring / Angular

We are striving to make Instil a truly challenging and rewarding place to work. We are not perfect but we do love to work with people who share our values and ideals. In return you will have the autonomy to build things the right way and using tools of your choosing. You will have significant budget to spend on hardware, including a minimum spend on laptop.

If you crave autonomy, buy into a culture of doing things properly, and enjoy developing software systems from inception to delivery then we'd love to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunities employer and 100% believe that staff diversity is key to our long-term success.

How to Apply

If you are interested in any of our open positions then please:

  • Send your CV to careers@instil.co
  • Telling us why you'd be a good fit

We would delighted to hear from you, even if you don't see a suitable role today.

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Don't see your role?

We are always eager to hear from those who think they would be a good fit. If your desired role isn't advertised above, don't worry, our door is always open. Why not email us a CV with a blurb about why you are applying.

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