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Our people are the best thing about Red Badger. Do you love solving difficult problems? Do you enjoy working with great people? Do you want to have a real impact? Join us and become a Badger.

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We believe in creating opportunity for all. We benefit from diversity. That said, we're far from perfect – we want to be more diverse and representative. Join us and help make that happen.


Engineering

  • Technical Lead

    As a tech lead, you work with one of our amazing delivery leads. Together, you lead your team to deliver high quality software. You love solving complex problems, and customer value is your north star.


    You are comfortable consulting with technology stakeholders outside of your team. You are a technology polyglot, and an evangelist for agile ways of working.

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  • QA Lead

    We’re looking for a QA Lead to come and join the ranks of our lean, passionate and dynamic team. Generally working as the sole tester or in a small team of testers, you will be encouraged to work autonomously, and can help shape the direction of the QA team as we grow.

    You’ll be comfortable working alongside clients and business stakeholders in a multi-disciplined team surrounded by some of the industry’s best. Not content with just testing and looking for bugs, we work closely with all disciplines in the team to help build robust and reliable software by instilling quality across the product pipeline.

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  • Principal Engineer

    Contract or Perm


    We’re looking for a Principal Engineer to join our digital product delivery function, Red Badger deliver high quality digital products using lean delivery process and multidisciplinary, cross-functional teams.


    The Principal role help set teams up for success in development and operation of digital products. You will collaborate with the Principal Design and Delivery roles and engage with client stake-holders on key topics such as continuous delivery, deployment, technology adoption and policy to give delivery teams space and autonomy to thrive. Your depth of insight and experience will also support practice progression within the delivery teams. And you will win trust by working with the teams, especially Tech Leads and Delivery Leads, to establish the most valuable enablers to pursue. Hands on work is expected to be part of the role, and an essential way to lead by example.

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  • Senior Product Engineer

    Are you Looking for a job that will get you jumping out of bed in the morning? Looking to work in a company that puts its people first? Looking to help make people's lives better through working on complex problems? If this is you, then please read on.

    Red Badger is looking to grow it’s engineering team and is on the hunt for full stack engineers. By full stack we mean everything from databases and architectural design, provisioning and supporting production infrastructures, and browser and mobile applications.

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  • Senior Engineer

    We are on the hunt for full stack engineers to join our amazing teams and help our clients bring innovative products and services to market through nimble and robust ways of working.

    When we say full stack, we mean full stack. Not just frontend and backend but also data, infrastructure along with continuous integration, delivery and deployment. Our teams often own all of these aspects to take a story from the backlog and ship it all the way to production and in front of our clients customers.


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Delivery

  • Senior Delivery Lead

    Love empowering & enabling Agile teams? Love delivering great digital products?

    We’re looking for an inspiring Delivery Lead to join the ranks of our fast growing & passionate teams. We have a wide diversity of clients with some innovative & challenging projects; we need a tenacious Senior Delivery Lead who can coach clients, resolve complex problems and enable highly skilled, cross-functional teams.

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Finance

  • Interim Finance Director

    Red Badger’s Finance department is looking for an Interim Finance Director to cover maternity leave for 12 months. Join us and play a key role in our small finance team ensuring Management make well-informed decisions to drive stability, growth and profitability. The role combines overall responsibility for the finance and accounting function whilst being a trusted advisor to the COO, a member of the Leadership team and serve the board.

    We are one of the fastest growing private technology companies in the UK, which makes this an exciting and important role. You will have plenty of scope to get your teeth stuck in and shape the role outside of your core responsibilities. You will need to be equally happy rolling up your sleeves as you are advising on more complex issues.

    Responsibilities

    Main accounting duties, statutory responsibilities:

    • Overall responsibility for finance and accounting function
    • Proficient using Xero (accounting and payroll)
    • Review of monthly management accounts and reporting , developing and improving
    • Review and manage monthly payroll
    • Manage auditors, output for audit, preparing annual audited financial statements
    • Liaise with external advisors, insurers, Banks & Auditors
    • Responsible for all tax disclosures; VAT, CT (inc. R&D claims), PAYE (inc. PSA)
    • Responsible for liaising with external Cosec ensuring statutory compliance
    • Responsible for pension scheme compliance

    Strategic responsibilities:

    • Help support strategy through data driven decision making
    • Prep/review financial forecasting model, monthly 12 m reforecasting
    • Recommendations to drive profitability
    • Produce various ad hoc financial models and report presentations as required
    • Maintain/review cash flow, cash management
    • Board Meetings prep
    • Specific project work (working with COO)
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  • Finance Assistant

    Red Badger’s Finance department is looking for an experienced Finance Assistant to help support our day-to-day accounting and finance requirements. The small (but mighty!) team of three, currently reports directly into the Finance Director. Confidentiality, excellent organisational skills and accuracy are important for this position, as well as being good at building internal and external relationships and the ability to communicate clearly.

    We are one of the fastest growing private technology companies in the UK, which makes this an exciting and important role. You will have plenty of scope to get your teeth stuck in and shape the role outside of your core responsibilities.

    Invoicing/Accounts Receivable

    • Ensure completeness of timesheet submission
    • Prepare accurate timely invoices at month end, highlighting WIP issues. Resolving missing purchase order. Liaise with Project Managers to ensure no errors.
    • Provide timesheet training to new joiners
    • Responsibility for managing/reducing debtor days - chasing collections.

    Payments/Accounts Payable

    • Processing payments and expenses. Payment within invoice term.
    • Processing payments of tax, meeting deadlines and accuracy of tax references.
    • Ensure all VAT is correctly recorded and supporting evidence available for inspection by HMRC (if required).
    • Code spend in Xero to each department. Ownership to sub-categorise costs, update forecast trackers and reconcile transactions to Cells

    Expenses

    • Managing and processing expenses claims in Expensify ensuring accuracy of payments and policy compliant

    Payroll

    • Liaise monthly with payroll company, working with HR to provide monthly upload.

    VAT

    • Support preparation of quarterly VAT returns

    Fixed Assets

    • Record and reconcile fixed assets per policy and ensure category allocated and description meaningful.

    Other

    • Support the team with ad hoc analysis, reporting requirement and internal projects.
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Insights

  • Senior Product Analyst

    Do you believe that building great digital products relies on understanding data? Red Badger is looking for an experienced Senior Product Analyst to help our clients improve their digital experiences. You’ll be working as part of an innovative cross-functional delivery team, owning the testing, data and analytics conversations. You should be comfortable having conversations with senior stakeholders, so previous consultancy experience would be an advantage.

    You should be passionate about using data to deliver better customer experiences. You will champion the use of data and ensure the customer experience is understood so we can build brilliant products.

    As a Senior Product Analyst, your responsibilities will look like this:

    • Managing data stakeholders
    • Implement best in class analytics strategies
    • Be an evangelist for data
    • Help team with audit and implementation of tools
    • Owning KPI and success metrics conversations
    • Creating measurement frameworks with the team
    • Help stakeholders make better data-driven decisions
    • Consulting product owners around backlog prioritisation
    • Delivering actionable insight off the back of analysis
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  • Lead Insights Consultant

    Do you believe that building great digital products relies on understanding data? Red Badger is looking for an experienced Lead Insights Consultant to help our clients improve their digital experiences. You’ll be working as part of an innovative cross-functional delivery team, owning the strategic data and analytics conversations. You should be comfortable having conversations with senior stakeholders, so previous consultancy experience would be an advantage.

    You should be passionate about using data to deliver better customer experiences. You will champion optimisation via testing and analysis and own the testing strategy with the client.

    As a Lead Insights Consultant, your responsibilities will look like this:

    • Managing data stakeholders
    • Owning the testing roadmap with the client
    • Implement best in class analytics strategies
    • Be an evangelist for data and testing
    • Help team with audit and implementation of tools
    • Owning KPI and success metrics conversations
    • Creating measurement frameworks with the team
    • Consulting a product owner with backlog prioritisation
    • Delivering actionable insight off the back of analysis
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  • Senior Insights Consultant

    Do you believe that building great digital products relies on understanding data? Red Badger is looking for an experienced Senior Insights Consultant to help our clients improve their digital experiences. You’ll be working as part of an innovative cross-functional delivery team, owning the strategic data and analytics conversations. You should be comfortable having conversations with senior stakeholders, so previous consultancy experience would be an advantage.

    You should be passionate about using data to deliver better customer experiences. You will champion optimisation via testing and analysis and own the testing strategy with the client.

    As a Senior Insights Consultant, your responsibilities will look like this:

    • Managing data stakeholders
    • Owning the tool implementation with the client
    • Implement best in class analytics strategies
    • Be an evangelist for data and testing
    • Help team with audit and implementation of tools
    • Owning KPI and success metrics conversations
    • Creating measurement frameworks with the team
    • Consulting a product owner with backlog prioritisation
    • Delivering actionable insight off the back of analysis
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Benefits

  • Health

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    • How does Red Badger support me if I’m unwell?

      As well as enhanced sick pay, we also offer private medical cover provided by Vitality.

    • What is covered to keep me healthy?

      We have a cycle to work scheme, which offers a loan of up to £1,000 to lease you a bike and accessories. Our HQ office also has great bike storage and shower facilities. We have ad-hoc yoga and other classes and there’s always a supply of free fruit in our kitchens.

    • In the worst-case scenario, how do Red Badger support me and my family?

      We’ve got several benefits designed to help you through difficult times. These include confidential legal advice and counselling through our Employee Assistance Programme, our death in service cover, permanent health insurance and critical illness cover.

  • Finance

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    • What pension contributions will I receive?

      From day one you’ll be auto-enrolled on our pension scheme and on passing probation you’ll be able to opt-in to our enhanced scheme, which offers an employer contribution of 5% of your salary.

    • Do you offer assistance with the cost of commuting?

      Yes, you can take out an interest-free loan to help with the cost of travel to and from work.

    • Is there a bonus scheme?

      While we don’t believe in performance-related bonuses, we do have a generous referral bonus scheme.

  • Work-life balance

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    • How much holiday will I get?

      In addition to bank holidays, we offer 24 holidays per year, which incrementally increases to 28 days after six years service.

    • What’s your parental leave policy?

      Starting at 26 weeks and depending on your length of service, you’ll be eligible for either our enhanced - 12 weeks full pay - or our enhanced plus - 16 weeks full pay - maternity or shared parental leave. New fathers can also take enhanced paternity leave in addition to shared parental leave.

    • Do you have any wellbeing programmes?

      Once a month a masseuse comes into the office to give at-desk massages. We also have several wellbeing programmes and talks throughout the year.

  • Community and culture

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    • What socials can I get involved in?

      When you join, check out our social calendar to see what’s going on - from dodgeball to pub quizzes to ring making to diversity lunches, you are invited to take part in as much or as little as you would like. And don’t forget our two annual parties!

    • Can I donate to charity through the payroll?

      Yes, you can join our Give As You Earn scheme to make tax-free charity donations, Red Badger will also match your donation!

    • I’m interested in the Red Badger culture, can I get involved?

      We’re proud of our culture and we want to consciously grow it as the business expands, join our monthly Culture Committee to help shape our culture conversations.

    • Does Red Badger work with any charities?

      We pride ourself on our charity partnerships and we encourage Badgers to get involved in our charity initiatives by joining our Social Value taskforce.

  • Career development

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    • How can I develop at Red Badger?

      Each year you’ll receive a training budget of £2,000 to spend on your professional development. You’ll also be invited to attend various in-house training events and lunch n learns.

    • Do you have a library?

      Our HQ office has a well-stocked library, which you are welcome to borrow from or add to. We’ll buy the books on the condition that you share them with everyone!

    • How will I be supported to develop?

      You’ll be able to discuss your career development goals with your manager, who will help give you opportunities and support to achieve these.

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