Web Designer Role DeadHappy

Insuretech start-upDeadHappy are looking for a Web Designer to help create amazing websites and a whole plethora of web related stuff (like landing pages).  The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful website design, a keen interest in UI and UX design and be well-versed in HTML and CSS. They are looking for creativity and talent to help grow an exciting disruptive brand.

If you’re ambitious, looking to grow and learn, and want to build something awesome, then your search is over.

Please contact Loren Wilby for further details about the role and requirements:


Video Streaming startup seeks a front end developer

We are a small video streaming startup offering a simple video streaming platform on a revenue share bases to sports associations and clubs.
We are reaching the end of out first development cycle and have already sold our product to several sports associations and are seeking a front end UI/UX developer to assist in tidying up the front end user interface and adding those final touches
This could be an experienced freelancer or a recent graduate with a flare for UI/UX work.
Please email isobelle.benge@gmail.com for more details.

China-Britain British Council UK-China Tech Accelerator is now recruiting

The UK-China Tech Accelerator is a tailored programme for UK-based tech start-ups and scale-ups to explore the China opportunity and connect digitally with Chinese clients, partners and investors. The programme will also prepare participants for doing business in China, through a series of market briefings and sector insights


Loughborough University graduate startup programme, the Studio, is currently recruiting

The Studio is currently accepting applications from finalists who want to launch their own businesses when they graduate – and graduates no more than five years out.

The Studio is the graduate programme of LU Inc, the University’s business incubator which brings together graduate and academic entrepreneurs with founders from across the region and beyond to create a rich and supportive start-up community.

The application deadline is midnight on 2 August 2020.


Do you have technology or business needs that DMU students could provide free, remote help with during the pandemic? 

Do you have technology or business needs that DMU students could provide free, remote help with during the pandemic? 

  • Someone to help you use social media or meetings tools?
  • Website development?
  • Hands-on help running your business remotely?
  • Brand and messaging enhancement?
  • Other needs?

DMU is keen to know whether their students could provide urgent remote assistance to local SMEs. Their aim is to support the Leicester and Leicestershire community during the pandemic.

Please help us assess demand by providing a few lines of information about your needs and replying to AMARDEEP PANASER –  apanaser@dmu.ac.uk 

The deadline for business requests is April 9th.

Note: DMU are trying to rapidly set up a scheme making use of their students’ tech-ready skills. They seeking to understand business demand first, and will mobilise students quickly, once they hear back from businesses. DMU will try to meet your needs but will be clear if they don’t think they can be fulfilled.

This proposed scheme is for remote support only – by phone, email or online tools.

£500,000 of funding is available for technology companies who come up with digital support solutions for people who need to stay at home because of coronavirus

The funding will be available to innovators who can find digital ways to support people who need help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The ‘Techforce19’ challenge aims to support those who need to stay at home for several weeks and need help. This could include people who need mental health support or who have social care needs.

Funding of up to £25,000 per company is available.

For more information on the programme and how to apply, visit techforce19.uk

App developer looking for interesting people to network with and innovate

App developer (www.divespotapp.com) looking to find a team of people with skills to solve new problems with technology. Keen to hear from project managers, designers or just anyone with a good idea and needs help. Contact Ben at benjaminsmith1981@gmail.com.

Electronic engineering development job/proj

Entrepreneur developing an IoT device for the waste and environmental management sector – looking for an electronic engineer who specialises in IoT, hardware programming to help with a small project. This will be paid work, initially 20 hours but may increase.


  • Experienced & confident in hardware programing
  • Knows development boards (espressif/arduino)
  • Understands PCB
  • You will require your own laptop

Contact Hashim for further details at: 07727808020 / Hashim_8@hotmail.com

Job: App Developer required at new start up project VybeMusic

“We are a social music start-up. Our mission is to connect people through music and to develop an app to support this. We intend to launch our music app on the DMU campus at the end of April for beta testing but thereafter, are looking for some specialist app developer support to move this form a proof of concept through to the market. The team is currently composed of two members: a business person and a software engineer. We are seeking experienced mobile app developers to help us complete the project.

Skills required for this job are: 

  • React Native
  • Javascript
  • API’s

Any additional skills in IOS and Android app development would be appreciated.”

This is an Equity and/or commission-based opportunity. Please get in touch with the project lead, Fares Abida: fares@vybemusic.com

Job: Start-up Leicester Co-working Project Manager

This is an exciting opportunity at University of Leicester for a passionate and entrepreneurial project manager who is keen to bring about flexible co-working space to support the entrepreneurial community, including entrepreneurs, new start-ups, existing businesses, freelancers, remote employees, academics, students and graduates. You will drive and facilitate communications, marketing and support the development of partnership and collaboration between the entrepreneurial community and with the partner organisations.

Full details here: https://jobs.le.ac.uk/vacancies/1480/start-up-leicester-co-working-project-manager.html