Careers in the Business Apps Team

Watch this space for opportunities to get work experience with us, be one of our sandwich students, join our graduate scheme, or be a permanent member of our team.

Current Vacancies

Permanent developer jobs on our team

We are looking for several software developers / software engineers to join our team. Although we do expect everyone to "muck in" when needed, we also realise that few can be an expert at everything. We are looking for a mix of developers. Are you a software developer that can't get enough of writing great (primarily Java) backend libraries and web services? Or are you a web frontend developer that desperately wants to make our software a sheer delight to use? If you answered yes to either of those questions then we could be perfect for each other. We currently have vacancies for a Junior Software Developer and Software Engineer/Senior Software Engineer. 

Graduate Scheme

We are looking for graduates to start summer 2017.

How to Apply:

Coming soon!

There will be the opportunity for graduates to rotate throughout the division and across STFC to work on a variety of placements during the scheme. The Computing stream of the STFC graduate scheme is accredited by the BCS. For general information about the wider graduate scheme please see:

STFC Graduate Recruitment Scheme

Talent Pool

If we don't have a position that is right for you just yet we'd still like to hear from you.

Register your CV with the STFC Talent Pool

Sandwich Student Placements

Our popular sandwich placement scheme is now closed but it is about to open again soon! We will be looking for the very best students to join us in summer 2017 for a year.

See what our previous students said about their placements at in our team here:

Being a student in the Computing Group at ISIS

Want to know a bit more? Matt, our 2013/14 student, wrote a short report on his time with us to help you find out what it is really like. (P.S. Matt returned as a Graduate Software Engineer and has recently taken on a full Software Engineer position!)

Sandwich Student Placement Report

Other opportunities

At school or college?

Once again, we will have a couple of opportunities for placements / work experience in our team:

  • Year 10 or 11 student (1 or 2 weeks)
  • Year 12 student (4 - 6 weeks). We are also happy to supervise Year 12 students interested in a 'Nuffield Placement'.

There are fantastic placements across STFC but if you are particularly interested in a placement on our team please mention 'ISIS Business Applications group' in your application form.

Applications for summer 2017 will open in Autumn 2016.

For details of how to apply please see:

Work Experience

Just finished school? Want some work experience before you start university?

Year in Industry

Undergraduate? Want some practical work experience in your holidays?

Vacation Student Scheme

Other ideas

Visit the STFC website to find out how to follow us and be the first to hear news of opportunities. You can also search the topcareer website to look for similar careers.

Need help applying online?

We don't want to miss out on receiving your application so if you have any problems applying online please email hannah.griffin@stfc.ac.uk. Please don't give up - if all else fails please send your CV and a cover letter that includes why you are applying for this post and highlights all relevant knowledge, skills and experience to hannah.griffin@stfc.ac.uk.





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