Vacancies

Now is a great time to join Data Interconnect, one of Europe’s leading SaaS Invoice to Cash Automation Providers as we embark on the
next stage of our exciting growth plan.

We are always looking for PHP Developers. We like to use PHP7, Symfony, Doctrine, MYSQL and Angular but if you’re not an exact match and good at problem solving, a logical thinker and pragmatic then please get in touch – careers@datainterconnect.com

Our Latest Vacancies

Development Manager/Head of Architecture

Title: Development Manager/Head of Architecture
Reporting line: Head of Product

Role overview

Data Interconnect is a highly successful world-class UK-based Fintech SaaS vendor, currently embarking on an exciting growth journey after significant recent investment in new product and people. Over the next 12 months the business will grow revenues significantly as a new flagship Enterprise SaaS platform is released as a unique proposition in the market.

With an existing and highly satisfied customer base of very well-known large international Blue-Chip enterprises. Data Interconnect is a secure and dynamically growing Software business with a 20 year history of stability and profit, currently employing c.50 people from brand new offices near Shrivenham on the Oxfordshire / Cotswolds border, and a new satellite office in Paddington, London. The next few years will be an exciting time for the company as growth explodes.

The Role

This is a very senior key position within the business, so as a Development Manager/Head of Architecture you must have experience and knowledge of software design, software development and architecture in an agile environment. We are looking for someone to come in with fresh ideas, but an evolutionary approach. There are many very exciting technologies for the future, but adoption needs to be evolutionary not revolutionary.

To start with, your role will primarily focus on the development of our flagship product and supporting our Head of Product in delivery of the product roadmap for the next 12 months. Your time will be split 60% between managing the developers, making sure they have the tools they need, helping the scrum master and product team refine processes, and putting together a delivery plan with the team, to support the product vision. You will essentially be responsible for how and when the product is delivered. The rest of the time you will be making architecture and infrastructure decisions for the product as well as helping the team to implement them. For this reason you should have strong AWS/cloud experience, and be able to make well thought out, and knowledgeable technical decisions while using the expertise within the team. This role is very much hands on in terms of technical detail and development.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Based in our Head Office, you will manage our technical team – currently 6 developers in the Shrivenham Head Office, 3 in London, and 4 in Moldova
  • Continued technical Architecture/Infrastructure design for our flagship product as the roadmap progresses
  • Be the go-to person for technical advice and decisions
  • Own the resourcing and recruitment strategy for all developers across the team
  • Establish career development plans and oversee the appropriate training, mentoring and coaching for all developers.
  • Conduct timely annual performance reviews setting a culture of high performance, ensuring the process cascades to all levels within the department.

Other important strategic areas the role will need to cover:

  • Testing strategy
  • Security policy
  • Performance and performance testing policy
  • Logging policy

Experience should include:

  • Proven ability to deliver Enterprise products to budget and time
  • You have technical & architectural expertise, and have evolved a growing code base, technology stack and architecture over many years
  • Have delivered Enterprise distributed cloud applications
  • Understand the value of high quality code and can effectively manage technical debt
  • Ideally you would have experience in SaaS solutions and Financial Services
  • Proven stakeholder management
  • Proven ability to wear many hats, technical, operational, strategic, customer/client facing
  • Proven experience mentoring and growing technology and development teams and understand how to hire good developers
  • Experience with teams distributed across multiple locations

Other Skills:

  • Great motivator of people and able to lead by example
  • Understand how to get the most out of people and how teams fit together
  • Delivery of products to tight deadlines but with a focus on high quality code
  • Understanding of enterprise development vs consumer development
  • Up to date knowledge of technical applications
  • Good knowledge of quality standards, legislation and best practice
  • Experience of working in the financial services is a nice to have

Developer Skills:

Language: PHP (7.1+ onwards), Typescript/Javascript, HTML(5), CSS(3), XML
Frameworks: Symfony 3/4 (or equivalent Laravel, zend etc)
Cloud services: AWS – specifically EC2, S3, SQS, SES & DynamoDb
Database: MySQL/Postgres
It would also be advantageous to have a knowledge of the following: Angular (5+), Python (2.7+), Composer, CSS Bootstrap, Material design, Redis, Apache server, NoSql databases, GIT, Linux environments.
Methodologies: Agile/Kanban, TDD/BDD, Continuous integration and Delivery.
Skillset: Analysis, OO design specification, programming, mentoring & training, Documentation

The Data Interconnect rewards and benefits package include:

  • Generous holiday allowance with the ability to purchase more;
  • Bonus opportunities;
  • Free access to our on-site gym;
  • Twice weekly Pilates class;
  • Private BUPA health insurance and option to include family members;
  • Childcare Vouchers and other affiliate major brand retail discounts;

What We Do

Data Interconnect’s current offering – the leading cloud-based Order-to-Cash Accounts Receivable suite – enables Enterprise customers to automate processes, reduce costs and improve cash collection efficiencies – meaning cashflow increases. The company’s SaaS platform enables customers to get paid faster by the automation of manual and time-consuming tasks. The solution we have been building is world beating and like no other solution on the market. The challenge is to keep us well ahead of the competition at all times as well build significant market share.

The company prides themselves on their enjoyable work environment and start up feel, however have been trading for over 20 years!

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a covering letter to careers@datainterconnect.co.uk
Strictly no agencies.

DevOps AWS Superstar Needed!

Data Interconnect needs an AWS superstar and talented DevOps professional to join our fast-growing team. As a SaaS business our reputation is built on our Clients has access to a stable and accessible platform, this role is key to us to delivering that vision. You will be working closely with our product development teams to facilitate their requirements primarily within AWS. You will be designing, building, testing and implementing systems to enable our developers to deliver high-quality code quickly and securely.

As a DevOps engineer, you will be responsible for delivering the most efficient, secure and high-performance solution that enables the business to deliver even more features and enhancements to our products. The role involves supporting multiple development teams in several locations as well as some general support to the business overall.

Candidates should come from a DevOps / Operations background with proven in-depth experience of AWS and Linux. Experience in working closely with Agile development teams is essential. One of the most important attributes is a ‘can do’ attitude and a real enthusiasm for using the right technology to meet the business needs.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Delivering AWS infrastructure and systems as required by the development team
  • Ensuring the complete security of the AWS infrastructure
  • Ensuring costs are controlled and kept within limits specified by the business
  • Developing and operating suitable monitoring systems for the AWS environment
  • Developing maintenance procedures to ensure that the AWS environment is upgraded correctly
  • Supporting the production environment both during office hours and out of hours as required by the business on a rota basis

The ideal candidate would have the following experience, skills and passion:

  • At least three years hands-on experience building and managing AWS infrastructure using Terraform and Packer
  • Experience in designing, writing and building systems using Ansible
  • Deep knowledge and experience of AWS with a focus on security and cost reduction
  • Experience of developing Identity and Access lifecycle systems across AWS
  • Advanced knowledge and experience working with Linux as a systems administrator – preferably Ubuntu
  • Good understanding of IPv4 and IPv6 networking
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment engaging with and delivering for a fast-moving development team
  • 3+ years’ experience of scripting preferably in Python3
  • Ability to explain complex ideas concisely that different levels of the business can understand
  • Experience with automated software testing tools
  • Experience with automatic build pipelines
  • Experience of monitoring systems especially monitoring on AWS

Experience should include:

  • Proven ability to deliver Enterprise products to budget and time
  • You have technical & architectural expertise, and have evolved a growing code base, technology stack and architecture over many years
  • Have delivered Enterprise distributed cloud applications
  • Understand the value of high quality code and can effectively manage technical debt
  • Ideally you would have experience in SaaS solutions and Financial Services
  • Proven stakeholder management
  • Proven ability to wear many hats, technical, operational, strategic, customer/client facing
  • Proven experience mentoring and growing technology and development teams and understand how to hire good developers
  • Experience with teams distributed across multiple locations

Also, the following skills would be highly desirable but not essential:

  • An interest in containers, e.g. Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience of Windows Server administration including Exchange
  • Knowledge of Git, Bitbucket or other source code version control systems
  • Good understanding of open source databases
  • Experience of working with change management processes and procedures
  • Experience of supporting users with Office 365
  • Experience in managing cloud-based services

Our rewards & benefits package includes:

  • Generous holiday allowance with the ability to purchase more days
  • Free access to our on-site gym
  • Private BUPA health insurance an option to include family members
  • Childcare Vouchers and other affiliates major brand retail discounts
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Annual Silverstone social day at British Grand Prix.

About Data Interconnect

We are a highly successful UK-based Fintech Software vendor embarking on an exciting growth journey after significant recent investment in new product and people.

We provide Clients with a leading cloud-based Invoice-to-Cash Accounts Receivable suite that enables them to automate processes, reduce costs and improve cash collection efficiencies resulting in increased cash flow. Our SaaS platform allows customers to get paid faster by automating manual and time-consuming tasks.

With the ongoing launch of a new platform and solution now is an exciting time to join the team!

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a covering letter to careers@datainterconnect.co.uk
Strictly no agencies.