Software Developer (x2)

  • British Film Institute ( BFI )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Jan 18, 2021
Full time Software Development I.T. & Communications

Job Description

Software Developer (x2)

We are seeking two software developers to join our digital product team, building new features and functionality across the BFI's digital services. You will be delivering user facing functionality across a range of different delivery platforms as well as working on backend data services and integrations with other applications. 

You will be writing high quality code all the way through from early prototypes to production releases and beyond. You will be fully involved in the process of refining requirements and planning the work needed to deliver those requirements, working closely at all times with product and delivery managers as well as the rest of the software development team. 

Our core technology stack is PHP (Drupal) and Javascript (React) and you will need to have significant relevant professional experience with either or both of these technologies with knowledge of both front and backend development. You will also have experience working with datastores such as MySQL and Elasticsearch. You will also have demonstrable experience writing and maintaining automated tests as part of your development workflows. 

The role is predominantly based at BFI Stephen Street, however, in response to the current Covid-19 pandemic all team members are currently working remotely from home until the foreseeable future. 

Our benefits include excellent support for working parents, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others. 

Further details about the post can be obtained to the left in attachmemts. 


The closing date for applications is Monday 25 January 2021

First interviews will be held on Wednesday 3 February 2021

Futher details about the post can be obtained by visiting


£45,585 to £53,844