Available Positions

Digital Product Designer
April 2017. Leeds. Office Based. Flexible Options.

Research, design and validate modern user-centric digital products for startups and established businesses.

Are there any other potential future openings?

In general, we always want to meet people who think they'd fit well here. It's nice to build some rapport even if we're not hiring immediately. If you think you might like to work here one day, send a quick "hello" to careers@pocketworks.co.uk and tell us about yourself.

  • iOS Developers
  • Android Developers
  • Ruby on Rails Developers
  • ReactJS Developers
  • Elixir Web Developers
  • Elixir IoT Developers
  • Designers (UX, Research, Visuals)
  • Scrum Masters
  • Product Owners
Work on a wide range of projects using the latest practices and technologies. Enjoy some flexibility with options such as occassional home-working, working whilst travelling and adapting your working hours around your own needs.

Taking software engineering seriously...

  • You’ll be working with a team that scores 10 out of 12 on the Joel Test (see scores)
  • You’ll work on a diverse set of products and challenges
  • You’ll get to do TDD, CI () with Jenkins, peer reviews, Git flow and automated builds
  • You’ll work in a small, friendly team where everyone is very important
  • You’re encouraged to experiment with new technologies
  • Note: We’re working on number 12 with exciting office refurb plans
  • You’ll be doing SCRUM properly
  • Never work on your birthday again
  • Enjoy flexible working options including home work
  • Work in a team that challenges and pushes you

Build Status

Designing for outcomes...

  • You’ll work on a diverse set of products and challenges
  • You’ll be making making lightweight prototypes and testing them on real people
  • You’ll be doing design sprints that are focused on learning, ala Google Ventures
  • You’ll focus on user pain points and desired outcomes, not just how pretty pixels
  • You’ll help us learn more about user validation and testing
  • You can use our Slack #hallway-testing channel that you can use to get feedback from everyone
  • Never work on your birthday again
  • Enjoy flexible working options including home work
  • Work in a team that challenges and pushes you

Why work @ Pocketworks?

  • You’ll be heard: You can make a huge difference here and be well heard. We’re a small, friendly < 10 person team after all
  • Meaningful projects: Your work will affect thousands or millions of people. All our clients are long term with successful apps
  • Engineering and Design excellence: You’ll be working with people striving to be at the top of their game. We want to produce usable, slick and smart solutions for customers.
  • Side-projects: We work with clients, but also on our own projects. So you get to explore your own ideas, not just do what clients say
  • Play with new tech: You get to play with new tech often, we don’t have slow monolithic baked-in processes or viewpoints
  • Use shiny kit: You’ll work on a shiny 27” iMac, in a nice office with great views of Leeds
  • Work from home: You’ll be in the office most of the time, but occassional home working is good too
  • Education: We believe that in order to be awesome, we must continually learn. Pocketworks encourages you learn and grow continually.
  • Drink beer (or not!): Our offices are near bars and restaurants, we go for team beers quite often, and have team breakfasts too. It’s fun, even if you don’t drink :)