Careers

We’re looking for great people who want to develop their careers with us and help us to become the most user-centred IT and digital team in the country.

Our goal is to be a place for everyone; where residents and staff can be proud; a place that celebrates diversity and where everyone can feel valued, included and involved. In order to achieve this, we look for people who are: Proud; Ambitious; Pioneering; Open; Proactive; Inclusive.

Latest Jobs

Front-end Developer

£48,252 to £52,140; Closing date 16 February 2020

Service Designer 

£42,432 to £47,274; Closing date 12 February 2020

Keep up to date with new opportunities to join our team

We frequently advertise new opportunities to join our team. You can make sure that you know about new vacancies by subscribing to Hackney Council’s job alerts https://recruitment.hackney.gov.uk/job-search/. We also hold open days/evenings where you can learn about our work and speak with members of our team. Follow our Twitter account for details of these: @hackitdelivers.

We are regularly seeking developers, designers, UX specialists, support analysts, data analysts, delivery managers, infrastructure specialists, as well as other roles.

The Team

HackIT is a great place to work! Our team supports vital public services across the borough and is working every day to make things better for our residents and businesses.

HackIT is also a great place to develop your career. We offer a wide range of opportunities to learn new skills through training, mentoring and by working alongside some of the best digital agencies in the country. We are developing a new Digital Leadership Academy and launched an exciting apprenticeship programme in spring 2018, with 18 apprentice roles across our service.

As well as this, Hackney also offers great benefits for our people, including a range of flexible working options, discounts and other schemes to help you save money and the opportunity to plan for your future by joining the generous local government pension scheme (more details are available on our website).

We are determined to help the ICT and digital profession become more diverse, and we encourage women and other people who are under-represented in technology professions to apply to join our team. You can find out more about how Hackney promotes equalities and diversity and read about our commitment to being a Timewise employer.

Find yourself in Hackney

Our borough

Hackney is London’s most diverse and dynamic borough. Reaching from the Square Mile to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, this is an area of rapid economic growth, particularly in technology, media, fashion and other creative industries. Hackney has more green spaces than any other inner London borough; some of the capital’s finest schools; first class transport connections; excellent public services; and thriving arts, cultural and retail sectors. We seek people with ambition, creativity and commitment to ensure our economic growth provides benefits for everyone and creates opportunities to transform the lives of residents.