Careers at Winterwell

Although we create innovative technology, we know that people are our greatest asset.

Illustration: team

We are always looking for talented people to join our team. The work we offer is challenging and highly varied. We employ people both full-time (the "core team") and on a per-project basis via our network of associates.

Recruitment Agencies

We prefer not to use agencies. Please do not contact us except for specific full-time jobs listed here. Please DO NOT PHONE US. If you have a good candidate, submit their CV, plus a short portfolio of their best work, and a statement of your charges. Agencies that waste our time will be blacklisted.

R&D Developer for an AI project

We're hiring a developer to work on an innovative AI system: Using machine learning for an NLP task (making an automated maths help-bot).
Salary: £22k-£36k depending on experience, with pension.

This is an exciting chance to do cutting-edge machine learning work, working with a top team. We're making a bot assistant that uses NLP technology to understand and help with maths questions. Looking at the use of examples in Maths-Overflow answers -- Can this be automated?

You'll be working with a world-class team: Dr Alison Pease of the Uni of Dundee, a world leading research centre for computing, and the agile team at Winterwell (makers of Good-Loop.com). You'll be contributing to software development and to research -- expect to do and learn a lot.

Essential Skills

  • Programming experience - this can be in any language, provided it shows your capability.
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team
  • Also must be independent enough to manage your own work
  • Must have example code that you can send us -- preferable a hobby project

Desirable Skills

We don't expect you to have experience in all of these -- but each one is a bonus. Let us know which ones you have:
  • Java
  • Javascript
  • Machine learning, especially relating to NLP.
  • Theorem proving and automated reasoning software
  • Knowledge of discourse or argumentation.
  • Mathematical logic
  • A-level maths
  • ElasticSearch
  • Experience working as part of an agile development team
  • UX / User-centred design
  • Graphic design

About You

You should be aged whatever with a passionate attitude to your work. The job involve a high level of responsibility working within a small talented team. The right candidate will have the chance to shape the job, and will be at the heart of an exciting company.

Details

Starting Date: As soon as possible.
Period: 1 year

How To Apply

To apply, please send a CV and a short portfolio of your best work (e.g. a github link, or a portfolio website) to jobs at sodash.com The shortlist will be invited for an interview which includes a short but challenging technical reasoning test.

 

 

Talented Developer for an exciting project

We're hiring a developer to work on an innovative data-powered web-app.
Salary: £18k-£25k, with equity options & pension available.

We are an Edinburgh-based software developer, working to make the world a better place.
No, really.
SoGive takes a pragmatic data-driven results-focused approach to saving lives, alleviating suffering, and doing good.
We're looking for a smart developer, who works well in a team, and is passionate about their work.

Essential Skills

  • Javascript (+HTML & CSS)
  • Backend development experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team
    • Also must be independent enough to manage your own work
  • Must have example code that you can send us -- preferable a hobby project

Desirable Skills

We don't expect you to have experience in all of these -- let us know which ones you have:

  • Java
  • React
  • ElasticSearch
  • Experience working as part of an agile development team
  • UX / User-centred design
  • Graphic design

About You

You should be aged whatever with a passionate attitude to your work. The job involve a high level of responsibility working within a small talented team. The right candidate will have the chance to shape the job, and will be at the heart of an exciting company.


Details

Starting Date

  • As soon as possible

How To Apply

To apply, please send a CV and a short portfolio of your best work to jobs at sodash.com

The shortlist will be invited for an interview which includes a short but challenging technical reasoning test.

For more about us, please see The SoGive Project Website.