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We are always looking for great people to join our team. Check out our openings below.

 

Programme lead,

People Experience

We’re the tech company that’s changing up global workplaces and professional organisations. How? By raising the visibility of underrepresented groups through more inclusive career development.

WERKIN’s tech-based mentorship programmes connect mentors and mentees based on shared experiences and professional goals. We take mentorship beyond the screen, hosting live events to get people on track with their careers.

Want to work with some of the world’s most exciting companies, helping them to build more diverse and inclusive workplaces? Do you value autonomy, flexibility and remote working? Want to make your mark, engaging a community of users in New York and London?

We are looking for a programme lead for our People Experience team. Lead the way in engaging a community of mentors and mentees; optimising their experience with our technology; organising live and virtual networking events; and soliciting and integrating product feedback.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Designing and executing a customer outreach plan

  • Managing live program events (AMAs, Mentoring Circles, meet-ups, etc.)

  • Mobilising users and managing storytelling

  • Liaising with users and clients; achieving retention and conversion targets

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefit package

  • Travel around the world to team off-sites

  • Remote and flexible working hours

  • High levels of autonomy

  • Potential for share options

  • A modern, spacious working environment when you are in the office and a casual, relaxed atmosphere

  • Being part of a dynamic, friendly, and multicultural team

  • Career development plan

Career Development

We value our people and work hard to create an environment which rewards positivity and supports personal and professional development. As part of this commitment, we provide regular reviews and excellent opportunities for progression.

This role offers excellent development potential, with the opportunity to further improve your skills across user experience and community management.

TO APPLY

Please get in touch via careers@getwerkin.com with your CV.

 

FRONT END DEVELOPER (JavaScript, React.js, HTML, CSS, GraphQL)

Change the world, work from anywhere

We are looking for a Front End Developer to join our team at WERKIN. We are a new startup just coming out of stealth with a big client pipeline of companies that want our product now. We are nudge technology for mentoring.

You will have at least 2 years or more commercial experience developing responsive web and mobile web apps using JavaScript, React.js and Bootstrap or similar, consuming RESTful APIs and using alternative GraphQL architectures. Knowledge of Redux, Docker, Node.js, Express, Promises, TypeScript and Nginx would also be useful. React Native would be a bonus.

We are a team that works mostly remotely but come together to connect at off-sites around the world a few times a year. Last year we were in Ibiza, this year Berlin, next year Budapest!

FRONT-END TECHNOLOGIES

WERKIN is currently available as an iOS app. The next frontier is the development of a PWA (Progressive Web App) that gives our customers access to a responsive desktop and alternative mobile web platform (primarily Android users). Our ultimate aim is to get a high performance, native app type experience on mobile devices and desktop browsers.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Skills and experience

  • At least 2 + years of commercial experience developing responsive web and mobile web apps using HTML5, JavaScript, React.js, CSS3, jQuery, JSON, Bootstrap or similar frameworks

  • Experience developing PWAs (Progressive Web Apps) that use the Web App Manifest and Service Workers to include functionality such as push notifications, Background Sync and Offline Caching

  • Experience with browser testing, cross-browser compatibility and cross platform capability in particular with regard to PWA functionality and performance

  • Hands on experience in creating components using React.js

  • Demonstrated experience consuming RESTful APIs and using alternative GraphQL architectures

  • Knowledge of the latest trends in modern web design, producing visually appealing designs focussed on usability, SEO and Web Accessibility Standards (W3C)

  • Experience working with Sketch first (rather than Photoshop) designers and collaborating to produce modular componentised development

  • Experience working in an Agile development lifecycle, prototyping and iterating UI / UX Web and mobile applications

  • Exceptional problem solving, decision making capabilities and debugging

  • Knowledge of Redux, Docker, Node.js, Express, Promises, TypeScript and Nginx would also be useful. React Native would be a bonus

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Experience with working across multiple projects and platforms

  • Strong analytic and diagnostic skills

  • Strong numerical skills and the ability to understand complex systems

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Experience or the right environment and mind-set for remote working

  • Enthusiasm for learning, and adapting to, new technologies

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and benefit package

  • Travel around the world to team off-sites

  • Flexible working hours

  • High levels of autonomy

  • Potential for share options

  • A modern, spacious working environment when you are in the office and a casual, relaxed atmosphere

  • Being part of a dynamic, friendly, and multicultural team

  • Career development plan

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

We value our people and work hard to create an environment which rewards positivity and supports personal and professional development. As part of this commitment, we provide regular reviews and excellent opportunities for progression.

 This role offers excellent development potential, with the opportunity to further improve your test skills across a broad range of technologies and practices. We promote use of the latest technologies and encourage our team to keep up to date with the latest developments.

TO APPLY

Please get in touch via careers@getwerkin.com including links to your experience, GitHub and other repositories and / or attach your CV.

 

WERKIN Graduate Scheme

Are you a graduate student or recent graduate passionate about the power of technology to solve today's most pressing problems? Do you value mission-driven work that supports more diverse and inclusive organisations? Interested in joining one of London's most exciting tech companies located in the heart of the City?

Apply for the WERKIN graduate scheme! WERKIN is a tech company helping global organisations manage, measure and scale diversity and inclusion programmes.

WERKIN's tech-enabled mentorship changes how leaders recruit, retain and support the careers of employees from underrepresented communities in industries ranging from financial services to media, sport to retail.

As a member of our graduate scheme, you will get firsthand experience supporting all areas of our growing company:

  • People Experience: Find out what it takes to manage community relations, on-boarding new users and keeping them happy 📲

  • Business Development: Learn about business processes in identifying new clients and opportunities for the company 🤝

  • Product Development: Flex your skills and discover how the smart use of data can transform employee experiences 💻

  • Communications: How can storytelling transform how people understand and use new technology? Get the word out with our comms team 🎙

Our HQ is located in the heart of the City, though we have offices all around the world. You will be part of a very driven, diverse and high-energy team! Our people have worked in finance, technology, consultancy, theatre, media, government among other industries.

Requirements

  • Highly motivated

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Belief and active involvement in achieving equality for everyone

  • Team player

  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

Apply Now

Please get in touch via careers@getwerkin.com including a cover letter and CV.