Role Type: 6 months - Fixed Term Contract, Full-Time
Hours: 37.5 per week
Location: Stoke Gifford, Bristol (moving to central Bristol in the near future)
Application Closes: Extended to 16/09/2019 at 09:00hrs
Salary: £30k - £35k per annum (pro rata)
Open Bionics Ltd is a Bristol based company who design, develop and manufacture bionic limbs for amputees. Our mission is to: “create and democratise technology that enhances the human body”. In other words, we want to make beautiful bionic limbs more accessible and to turn disabilities into superpowers! We’ve won several awards and was recently named as one of Fast-Company’s most innovative companies in the whole of Europe. Feel free to visit our website to find out more about us: www.openbionics.com.
We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Full Stack Web Developer to lead on developing and optimising Open Bionics’ web platforms; which currently include the Prosthetist Portal and Shop (Ruby on Rails application running on Heroku) and www.openbionics.com (a Wordpress marketing site). This is a really exciting opportunity to create incredible digital experiences for people with limb differences and talented clinicians. You’ll be working on a wide variety of back end and front end projects, have lots of autonomy, and be happy to chip in with whatever needs doing. Open Bionics is a start-up and has ambitious growth plans, which will enable you to grow your personal career and responsibilities along with the company.
Note: This role is initially a 6-month Fixed Term Contract, with a view to extend dependant on business requirements.
A successful first six months at Open Bionics would include:
1) Write a Covering Letter explaining why you are suitable for the role. You must address the person scorecard criteria and detail why you want to work for Open Bionics.
2) Upload your CV which evidences the technical aspects of your knowledge, skills and experience.
Please note that both of the above must be provided in order to be considered for the post.
32 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro rata)
50% subsidised Gym/Sports membership or exercise classes
50% subsidised language classes
Flexible working hours
Paid Professional Membership (if applicable)
Free Tea & Coffee
Open Bionics is an Equal Opportunities employer. If you are disabled and require any reasonable adjustments, please contact james @openbionics.com.
We welcome enquiries from everyone and we value diversity in our workplace. We may operate positive action measures to encourage people from under-represented groups to apply and help them overcome disadvantages in competing with other applicants.
If you are successful, you will be expected to start within one month following the offer of an employment contract with Open Bionics Ltd and be expected to provide proof of your right to work in the UK.
Please note we are expecting to move our main office to central Bristol within the next few months.