Come and work at Switchplane!

Switchplane is on the look out for talented, innovative, and hard working people to join our team.

Our Current Vacancies

You're in luck! We're currently on the look out for a new mid-senior back end developer. View the job ad here.

Why Switchplane?

We are a 19-year-old custom software engineering firm based in sunny Eastbourne. What started as a family business is now one of the most dominant tech firms in the area.

We work with great clients across the UK. We custom build software to make their businesses more efficient. And they love us for it.

It could be a custom CRM, a live data platform, or ecommerce software. Recent work and case studies are here.

What's it like to work for us?

A Day in the Life of a Switchplane Software Developer

Our Perks

  • 2 hours of CPD given every sprint for your passion projects or continuous learning.
  • Access to 24/7 GP, health, and wellbeing support - through the BHSF Connect app.
  • Opportunity for community engagement through our digital community network, Chalk - supporting young people to progress in the digital industry.
  • Access to a local coworking space.
  • Regular team meetups and get-togethers in Eastbourne.
  • We offset our carbon footprint as a company, because we care about the planet.
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Company pension scheme

Our Hiring Process

  1. Send us your CV and covering letter.
  2. We'll send you a quick fire knowledge questionnaire to complete.
  3. We'll arrange a Zoom call to get to know you better. We'll ask you to complete a dev task at home or at our co-working space.
  4. You'll meet some of our team members and have an interview with our Directors.

Our Values

1. Athlete's Mindset
  • Occam's razor
    🪒 Keep everything as simple as possible.
  • Feedback loops
    ➰ Actively seek feedback and act upon it quickly to improve.
  • Deliberate practice
    🎓 Relentless focus on eliminating weaknesses and improving strengths.
2. Pragmatic Optimism
  • No bullshit
    💩 Always acting in good faith, with honesty, openness, and accountability.
  • Honestly ambitious
    📈 Always striving to achieve, without harming others or the planet and celebrating everyone's success.
  • Comfortable taking risks
    ⚠ Be bold in taking calculated risks.
3. Do It Together
  • Loyalty
    🐕 Be loyal to the team, to clients, and to suppliers.
  • Enjoy the journey
    🚆 Find the joy in the discovery.
  • Customers as partners
    🤝 Be part of their team, and grow together.

Meet our Team

We don't all like our photos being taken...
Pre-pandemic days back in an office!
The directors tucking into a rocket cake at our 15th anniversary party.

Want to talk Software?

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Switchplane Ltd
24 Broad Road
Eastbourne
BN20 9QU
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