Recruitment

2 Developers

Please send your applications in English to : jobs@corporatelinx.com

1 Consultant/Finance Expert

Please send your applications in English to : jobs@corporatelinx.com

Role Description

Job Title :            Developer/Junior Developer

Reporting to :     Paul Ward – Technical Manager

Job Outline :      Web Developer, Financial Web Application

This Role is for a Developer looking to support and extend our innovative web portal application which connects corporate suppliers and buyers across the globe in the increasingly important Supply Chain Finance market.   We have developed a unique proposition to better serve this market, using leading edge technology.   We pride ourselves on our ability to provide fast, flexible, and sometimes unique, solutions to our clients whilst becoming an important business partner to them.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to build a long-term future with the company and have a direct and important contribution to the development of its products and use of technology. The environment is one of support and encouragement to learn, grow, and contribute to the on-going quality and direction of the software tools we use and develop.

Corporate LinX is an international fintech which has been around for 12 years since its establishment in 2008. The business is privately owned, and our head office is in Paris, France.   Our technical team is in Andover, Hampshire, although flexible working arrangements are acceptable.  As a relatively small business we have short lines of communication and regular interactions with our senior management team.

We are looking for someone who will become part of our family and make a long-term commitment to the company with a real opportunity to influence the direction and success of the enterprise.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Key technologies :
    • Net and MVC
    • C#
    • .Net Framework 4
    • SQL Server
    • Entity Framework
  • Important technologies :
    • XML
    • XSLT
    • Javascript (JQuery and Telerik), HTML, CSS
  • Key Experience :
    • Developing public facing web applications and api’s
  • Desirable Experience :
    • Working as part of a small team
    • Agile and Scrum development methodology

Key Tasks

Undertake the coding of systems against an approved design, ensuring quality is maintained to our corporate standards and design issues/concerns are raised as early as possible.

Provide design technical solutions to functional requirements maintaining the context of the portal within the design.   Undertake design and code reviews. Pro-actively seek to improve internal processes, standards, and documentation.

Provide support and training for junior/trainee developers as required. Assist the Technical Author where necessary to ensure the accuracy and completeness of documentation.

Personal Attributes

The Role requires the ability to work closely with a small but dynamic team. As a member of this team you will be expected to become familiar with all parts and technologies of the application and to gain skills to enable support and extend the application.   Given the flexible work arrangements, the ability to work alone and to problem solve situations will be important although assistance will be to hand if required.

A key focus has been development of a solid architecture and contributions to the design and implementation of this architecture are welcomed and expected.   There is often a need to demonstrate flexibility to address different challenges and to meet deadlines when required.

As part of a small team the opportunity to influence the culture and processes is great and the successful person will contribute positively to this.   We welcome positive suggestions and open communication across all levels of the company.   As a small team there is a clear need for collaboration across the group and to respect each other’s strengths and qualities.

In return, the company provides a competitive salary, 22 holidays per year (in addition to public holidays), pension scheme (NEST), and participation in the discretionary profit share scheme (to be introduced in 2020).

Location

Flexible working arrangements can be agreed with the ability to work from home.
Commutable locations for Andover are :
Andover, Basingstoke, Newbury, Salisbury, Southampton, Swindon, Winchester.
We are situated in West Portway Business Park, Andover. Walking distance from train station.   Free parking is also available at our offices.

Role Description

Job Title :              Operations and Test Manager
Reporting to :        Dean Randle – Technical Manager.

This role is twofold, covering both test management and operations for an existing team, responsible for a transactional and financial web portal application, which is permanently expanding.  The environment is one of support and encouragement to learn, evolve and contribute to the high performance and quality software tools we develop. Whilst also ensuring the consistent and reliable operation of the development work, tests and production environments.

Operations Manager – Responsibilities

The role of Operations Manager; has a primary responsibility that the Corporate LinX eXchange (CLeX) web portal is available and functional for our customers.

Test Manager

The Test manager role will also :

  • Work with development to ensure QA is effectively targeted and is part of the entire development process.
  • Participate in SCRUMs.
  • Be responsible for the design and implementation of automated testing.
  • Ensure test documentation is adequate and accurate.
  • Develop and implement standards and processes for the test function and their integration with development processes and standards.

Operations Manager

The operations manager role will :

  • Be responsible for the operational environment:
    • Develop, implement, improve and report on Operational processes.
      • Fault and systems logging/reporting and resolution.
      • Operational usage and forecasting needs.
      • Backup regime is appropriate and tested.
    • Ensure the operational environment is adequate for current and future needs in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Managing the team
    • Staff appraisals
    • Training needs analyses and implementation.
  • Contributing to key strategic decisions:
    • Product development requirements and priorities.
    • Budget planning.
    • Solution Architecture, technologies and standards.
    • Project and Release planning.
  • Organisational strategies, policies and practices.
  • Develop Business Continuity and contingency plans:
    • Develop and test plans to ensure that the production environment can be maintained in view of readily anticipated disruptive events.
  • Act as primary point of contact/escalation with key clients.

CLX is investigating establishing a 3rd party to act as a first call help desk/support centre. The operations manager will play a key role in the selection, implementation and follow up of this important relationship.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Key Experience :

  • Web application QA and testing.
  • Developing automated tests for web applications in the technologies we use.
  • Managing Websites and Servers

Desirable Experience :

  • Working in a small team
  • Agile and Scrum development methodology
  • Working in Finance, AR, AP, purchasing, especially in an e-commerce context
  • Hardware and network support and maintenance
  • Mercurial
  • Relevant Degree

Key development technologies in use :

  • ASP.Net and MVC
  • C#
  • .Net Framework 4
  • SQL Server
  • MS Visual Studio, Source Safe, etc.
  • XML

Important technologies :

  • XSLT
  • Javascript (and JQuery)
  • LlBlGen
  • PDF creation

Personal Attributes

The Role requires working closely with a small but dynamic team. Team chemistry will be as important as skills. As a member of this team you will be expected to become familiar with all parts and technologies of the application and to gain skills to enable support, maintenance and extension of the application.
A key focus has been development of a solid architecture and contributions to the design and implementation of this architecture are welcomed and expected.
As part of a small team the opportunity to influence the culture and processes is great and the successful person will contribute positively to this.

Location

Situated in West Portway in Andover.
The job is also flexible, allowing work from home on a regular basis.
Commutable locations :
Andover, Basingstoke, Newbury, Salisbury, Southampton, Swindon, Winchester.