Big Health

Junior Developer

Position Purpose

We're looking for a Junior DeveloperBuild amazing things and help the world to sleep.BackgroundBillions of people worldwide are suffering from problems for which we have proven behavioural solutions. Yet most can’t access anything other than pills.That’s where we come in. We take your data and turn it into personalised behavioural medicine – to help you sleep better, stop smoking and worry less, without pills or potions.Our first product, Sleepio, is a digital sleep improvement programme clinically proven to help overcome long term poor sleep. Our partners include Jawbone, Boots and a leading multinational health insurer, and our advisors and investors include Esther Dyson, Martha Lane Fox and Prof Sir Neil Douglas.Now we’re looking for a Junior Developer to join our in-house development team to help us accelerate our technology programme, and solve problems that no one else can.Who we're looking forYou'll need strong skills in: Back end web development (node.js / PHP) Front end web development (HTML / CSS / JavaScript) Relational databases (PostgreSQL / MySQL) Web servers (Apache / nginx)And we'll be even more excited if you have experience in: Native mobile app development (Objective C / Java) Test-driven and behavior-driven development Memcached / Redis Neo4j Amazon AWS Payment processing (PayPal / Stripe) i18n / L10nWe're located in the heart of East London with an office in San Francisco opening later this year. We need someone who's fluent in English, with work clearance for full-time employment in the UK and who will work well in our small engineering team. You need to be committed to creating world-leading technical products, fired up to learn quickly and thrive in a fast-moving environment.How to applyIf you're interested in the role, please email us. Send a copy of your CV as well as 100-150 words about some recent projects that you’re proud of. If you have a GitHub account, please send that too.No agencies please, but feel free to tell your friends.To find out more about Sleepio, please visit or follow @sleepio

Job Summary

  • London, GB
Date Posted:
08 Aug 2014
Engineering Software