Flex - E - Card

  • Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Flex-e-card is a market leading shopping mall gift card provider, working with over 120 shopping centres across the UK, Europe and the United Arab Emirates. We specialise in delivering a comprehensive end to end gift card management solution. By using our extensive industry knowledge and market expertise, we aim to attract footfall in the mall, drive incremental spend for retailers and create brand awareness for your centre. We bring innovation and technology both into the mall and across digital platforms to maximise sales across our Omni channels.

We pride ourselves on providing a first class service to our shopping mall clients, supporting them with all aspects of the programme, from retailer acceptance through to customer service support and full financial reconciliation. Our award-winning services make us a progressive and trusted partner in the industry.

For more info on our gift card programmes and corporate services please visit our website www.flex-e-card.com or email us at business.enquiries@flex-e-card.com.

£18,000 - £25,000 yearly
Flex - E - Card Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Mar 25, 2020
Full time
The role We are seeking  talented  . Net Developer   to join our team, developing a variety of modules for our SaaS platform using technologies such as .Net Core Microservice Architecture Microsoft Azure including Service Fabric, Azure SQL Server Microsoft VSTS for Git and CI/CD Frontend technologies including AngularJS/Angular 6, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript Microsoft Power BI The role involves: Writing high quality, maintainable code that is easy to read and test Identifying and improving areas of our code base that could be made more efficient, more secure, or easier to maintain Carrying out code reviews with our Lead Developer and other developers, actively reviewing other team member's code to underpin good development practices Creating system components from scratch to help us expand our client offering and to fulfil business requirements. Actively contributing to planning meetings, including advising on the product backlog, and sizing user stories Engaging with internal teams and external stakeholders to fully understand business requirements and deliver an exceptional product Staying up to speed on emerging development techniques and technologies, and suggesting improvements to our development stack Requirements and qualifications The person filling this role will have A proven track record of creating commercial, flexible .NET applications in C# for a number of years. Proficiency in MVC, WebAPI and RESTful web services Front-end frameworks and libraries like AngularJS/Angular 6 & jQuery Creating responsive front-end applications Experience designing SQL Server databases and writing  efficient,  optimised queries & stored procedures Version and code management, (we use VSTS & Git) Knowledge of SOLID development practices It's not essential but would help if you have Understanding  of  star-schema databases and data warehousing Understanding and experience of implementing microservices Prior experience working with cloud hosting environments, particularly Microsoft Azure
£40,000 - £45,000 yearly
Flex - E - Card Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Mar 20, 2020
Full time
We are recruiting for a self-motivated senior developer to manage and lead a small and dynamic development team.    The key responsibilities of the post holder will be to develop and implement new products and services as well as maintain and improve our existing product/service range. The successful individual will possess excellent communication skills, ability to manage and motivate a small but effective team, with the ability to communicate well with the wider team (internally and externally). You will run the daily scrums with the team as well as participate in weekly project review meetings and code reviews with the team.   Who You'll Be The key technical skills and experience required for the role include: Object Oriented Development, Architecture and Design Patterns, SOLID Principles Software Development Lifecycle, Agile Development C#, .NET Framework and .NET Core ASP.NET MVC, Webforms CSS/HTML5, JQuery, Bootstrap WPF, Winforms Entity Framework, Linq2SQL, ADO.NET Web API, WCF, ASMX Web Services Git, TFS, Bitbucket, Teamcity IIS, SQL Server 2008 and 2012 VB.NET is desirable but not essential. Management and People Development Skills: Experience of managing and leading a small development team Knowledge of coding standards and experience with code reviews Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to effectively share and discuss technical requirements Leading by example
£20,000 - £30,000 yearly
Flex - E - Card Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
The role We are recruiting for a self-motivated Test Manager to join small and dynamic projects and development team.   System testing, UAT testing and where applicable application support. Take business requirements for BAU and new project tasks into tangible testing scenarios. Creating test scripts and use cases to support project documentation. Building a test case library. Building regression test cases.   Working closely with the technical development team. Executing and performing tests in an agile environment whilst ensuring there is continuous reviewing of test cases/ outcomes based on code updates and changes. Recording results in a standardised manner. Ownership of the testing processes and procedures suggesting and implementing new approaches to software testing, including addition to the current working practices i.e. implementation of test tools. QA and Defect Management. Defect life cycle, logging, recording, tracking and reporting on defects identified. Automation experience is an advantage. Ensure stakeholder sign off prior to any release of products and services. Ability to facilitate communications between technical and non-technical stakeholders, working in close partnership with the Project Team providing regular updates and feedback. Previous experience in setting up/implementation of new test procedures. Live demonstrations of changes to key stakeholders. Experience of SQL. Previous experience of working with tools such as Jira, Soap UI and Postman is an advantage. ISTQB certified.
£30,000 - £35,000 yearly
Flex - E - Card Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
We’re currently searching for a passionate and driven Senior .NET Developer to join us at our Newcastle (NE1) based office to lead the development of our new technology platform. Named Kani Payments, it combines and capitalises on the opportunities provided by Flex-e-card and GPS, to create service offerings in the Financial Technology (FinTech) sector. These offerings include but are not limited to, a rich reporting management information suite, card management tools and payment programme technologies. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a newly founded team backed by two highly successful businesses. What we offer: A casual, friendly working environment. Flexible working hours. A competitive salary. The chance to not only work with the latest technologies but the freedom to drive our technology stack forward. The opportunity to head a team that enjoys working collaboratively, sharing knowledge in an agile development environment. What you’ll bring: A proven track record of creating commercial, flexible .NET applications in C# for a period of 5+ years. Proficiency in .NET Core, ASP.NET Core, MVC, WebAPI and designing RESTful web services. Experience designing SQL Server Databases and writing efficient optimised queries. Version control exposure (specifically Git). Knowledge of Dependency Injection frameworks. Knowledge of server-side infrastructure, including but not limited to web application hosting and database management in SQL Server. Experience with cloud hosting environments (Azure, Google Cloud, AWS etc) and virtual networking. An understanding of Continuous Integration, Deployment and Unit Testing. The ability to communicate effectively with your peers. Experience building teams and managing developers of a wide expertise range. Most importantly, a passionate attitude toward empowering developers through guidance and autonomy. It’d be nice, but not critical if you had: An understanding of payments processing, and industry standards such as ISO 8583 messaging. Experience handling large datasets and working with data warehousing solutions. Exposure to front-end frameworks and libraries such as AngularJS and jQuery. Experience creating responsive front-end applications in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. Experience with issue tracking in JIRA, GitLab or TFS. Your responsibilities: Writing high quality, maintainable code that is easy to read and test. Creating system components from scratch to help us expand our client offering and to fulfil business requirements. Chair code reviews with team members, underpinning good development practices where appropriate. Participate in sprint planning and meetings related to the development roadmap. Hold daily stand-ups with the team to ensure tasks are progressing as expected. Control release management, ensuring we only ever release tested and clean builds. Managing our cloud-hosted infrastructure when required. Engage with internal teams and external stakeholders when required to fully understand business requirements. Actively engage in emerging development techniques and technologies, suggesting where feasible improvements to our development stack to the CIO. When required, work an extra hour or two with the team to get us across the line!  
£20,000 - £30,000 yearly
Flex - E - Card Newcastle upon Tyne
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
The role We are recruiting for a self-motivated developer to join a small and dynamic development team.  The key responsibilities of the post holder will be to support in the development and implement new products and services as well as maintain and improve our existing product/service range.  You will have a high technical capacity with a real passion for technology.   We are looking for someone to join the team who is comfortable working across a wide range of projects from supporting BAU activities, designing and developing new products whilst making a real contribution to the technology that underpins the business.   The key technical skills and experience required for the role include:   Essential C# ASP.NET MVC, Webforms WPF CSS, JQuery, HTML Entity Framework, LINQ WCF SQL Desirable VB.NE ASP.NET Web API Javascript framework e.g Angular, ReactJS, VueJS Experience of MVVM and MVC design patterns Knowledge of n-tier architecture Microservices .NET Core Unit and/or integration Testing Winforms