Cardstream is a fast-growing technology business. We are always looking for the best people to join our exciting and expanding team.

CAREERS

Cardstream is a fast-growing technology business. We are always looking for the best people to join our exciting and expanding team.

Careers at Cardstream

Cardstream is a fast growing, private sector and ambitious business based in Taunton, Somerset. We are looking for enthusiastic software developers, testers and sales executives to join our team. These are truly unique and exciting positions; there is no ceiling for talented and dedicated individuals.

If you are looking for an opportunity in a specialist sector-Fintech- that provides you with rewarding working benefits and good coffee, then please contact us.

Current Vacancies

Cardstream is seeking talented individuals to fill the following vacancies:

Quality Assurance Role (Technical)

The successful candidate will be the last stop before rolling out code that affects our live system. This is, therefore, an important role within the company and the applicant will be prepared to take responsibility for the code they release.

Cardstream’s QA will have experience of Continuous Improvement (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) systems, such as Jenkins. Successful candidates are expected to have server and development operations administration experience, on Linux systems. A general wealth of experience is welcome as full training well be given for the roles nuances.

Essential

  • Attentive to detail;
  • Constructively critical of your work and the productions of others;
  • Availability to give occasional overtime due to nature of business;
  • Problem solver;
  • Terminal level comfortability with BASH;
  • Release processes in Python on default Linux installation;
  • A strong understanding of PHP.

Desirable

  • A fast learner who can adapt to Cardstream’s team and processes;
  • Understanding of PCI DSS;
  • Experience in mobile apps and understanding of eWallets.
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Sales Executives

As a Cardstream sales executive, you will be stimulated to learn, in detail, the industry you work in and technology you are selling. You will be expected to be confident in dealing with warm and cold leads. Because this is consultancy, Cardstream sales candidates will be comfortable with using their own initiative to find opportunities and develop their own pipeline from the ground upwards. Complete training and support will be given for this. As a channel partner executive for Cardstream, you will be the first person a new company will engage with. You will be expected to form an ongoing relationship with that client until and after they become a valued partner.

The ideal candidate will be organised and capable of recording and reporting their research. Regular liaisons with the rest of the team will be necessary to ensure the Cardstream technology reflects the needs of the industry it occupies.

Essential

  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • A strong desire to succeed for yourself and the company;
  • Analytical and strategic;
  • Attention to detail and the ability to methodically structure an email, tailoring your dialogue to its audience;
  • The role will demand counterpointing any concerns pointed out to you on sales calls, so an ability to think on your feet is essential;
  • Confidence in your salesmanship and the platform you are selling;
  • Unfaltering ability to exercise confidentiality.

Desirable

  • Experience and understanding of FinTech or Payments and security;
  • An understanding of company hierarchies and experience targeting senior members of staff;
  • A professional LinkedIn profile;
  • Experience in a support capacity to handle a setup period;
  • Understanding of a white-label & reseller business models.
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Software Developers

As a valued member of our team, you will be expected to take responsibility for projects. You will work closely with the project manager to ensure deadlines are met throughout the project’s lifecycle. The code you design and test will be clean and to specification. Work will primarily be produced in a sandbox, but you may be asked to engage with live rollouts, for which code must be flawless.

The successful candidate will be working in the maintenance and development of our payment gateway’s back-end. Front-end experience is also necessary because you will be involved in the construction of UI for reporting or system management. As a Cardstream developer, you will be proficient with the LAMP stack, using this to develop complex solutions and provide resolutions to difficult problems.

Most importantly, security is at the epicentre of everything you will do.

Disruption to our uptime is kryptonite to Cardstream and as such, we rely heavily on the meticulousness of our developers.Junior and mid-level developers will have different experiences; however, these qualities are applicable to both roles. Please enquire directly for experiential demands and a full job specification will be provided.
 

Essential

  • Attentive to detail;
  • Constructively critical of your work and the productions of others;
  • Availability to give occasional overtime due to nature of business;
  • Problem solver;
  • Ability to produce specification document and design applications.;
  • Web security experience.

Desirable

  • An understanding of PCI DSS;
  • Mobile apps development;
  • An understanding of:
    • API protocols;
    • IPProtocols;
    • Encryption, Signing, SSL, PKI, Certificates.
  • Experience using REST API;
  • Version Control and Unit Testing;
  • Bash shell competence;
  • PHP Experience.
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