Careers

We create technology that improves access to healthcare and empowers users who interact with it. We care about healthcare and the sustainability of the NHS.

Together we make a difference!

Substrakt Health is a fast-growing technology company working with the NHS to improve primary care services by developing user-centred digital products. You will be joining the company at an exciting time of growth. Our main product, PatientPack, is being adopted across several areas in the UK, with current coverage in excess of  2m patients. Based on maintaining this growth we forecast coverage of 5m patients by Mid-2020.
We aim to find simple and meaningful solutions to complex and important problems, by asking better questions and listening carefully to the answers and by placing design thinking at the heart of everything we do.

Hackday at the STEAMhouse in Birmingham

User flow sketching session

By collaborating, simplifying, innovating and iterating across everything we do, we are actively changing the way people engage and interact with Healthcare and are proud to work with the NHS. Our efforts make a real difference by helping healthcare professionals work more efficiently and patients access healthcare more easily on a daily basis. We provide our clients and end-users with an understanding of what’s possible in modern healthcare.

These values are reflected in our working environment with contributions to open-source software, strong engagement in communities and opportunities to influence policy and mindset.

The inclusive nature of our company puts accessibility firmly at the heart of our work, and our combined moral compass is well tuned so that the individuals are supported on those challenging days by a friendly team.  

Monthly strategy session and company update

Ambitious

Our team is relatively small with great aspirations. We are collaborative, open and transparent in our approach, forming partnerships to solve big sector challenges. You will relish progression and being exposed to genuinely game-changing digital transformations within the health sector.   

Wherever you are in the team, you will be involved in conceiving, crafting, testing and refining our solutions so we all take great pride in seeing them succeed.

Flexible

At Substrakt Health we aim to foster an ambitious, supportive and collaborative working environment. The team are trusted and empowered to deliver their work to a high quality in line with our company objectives and product roadmaps which are regularly discussed and agreed. With this in mind, we offer flexibility in our working lives, with several team members working remotely all/some of the time and others from our Jewellery Quarter based studio.

Benefits

We want to invest in you and help you grow.  As well as having the option to attend conferences, hackdays and industry events everyone has access to several benefits’ to help ensure working life at Substrakt Health is a happy life.

  • Profit sharing 
  • Pension scheme
  • Professional development allowance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Birthdays off 
  • Increase in holiday days based on your time with the company
  • Coffee subscription
  • Fruit delivery
  • A summer outing and Christmas dooooo
  • A monthly health and wellbeing allowance
  • Your preference of hardware and software supplied
  • Flexible working options (working hours, locations etc)

Who you'll be working with

Our team is talented, passionate and friendly with a diverse set of skills and experience, where everyone shares the same pursuit making an impact within the health sector. We follow agile principles, so your daily working life is structured around a clear rhythm, well-balanced communication and built-in flexibility giving you the time required to learn new skills and solve knotty challenges.

Max Woolf, Senior Developer

“Working at Substrakt Health is a hugely empowering job. Every day the work we do helps thousands of people across the UK take care of their healthcare needs quickly and efficiently. Developers here have real power to shape the solutions that we deliver to our clients. Our team is always breaking new ground and pioneering new engineering techniques in this relatively young industry and I’m proud to be at the forefront of that.”

Sonya Parmar, QA

“Substrakt Health has given me the flexibility and more importantly an opportunity to have a career AND a work-life balance which allows me to juggle life as a mother for which I am truly grateful and it makes me more determined and want to go over and beyond in my role.”

Current Roles

We’re always looking for talented team members, so if there’s not a role that suits your skill set but you think you’ll be able to help our mission, then do get in touch.