WORK AT BEDE GAMING

We have on open culture. We’re passionate about what we do and love sharing ideas.

We offer a superb package and benefits as well as loads of other more important stuff like free food, free mobile phone, free lunches, 10% time, break out days, regular nights out and awesome parties.

WE LIKE

Awesome people, agile engineering, Slack chat, elegant code, autonomous, teams, rapid release cycles, Github, continuous delivery, automation testing, feature switching, brown bag lunches, Hackathons, good coffee.

WE DON'T LIKE

Corporate BS, politics, fear of failure, bad code, slow delivery, dress down Fridays, bad coffee.

We’re growing fast and want talented people to join us

 

These are some of the roles that we have open at the moment, but if you don’t fit into any of the boxes and feel you can offer us something then you should still get in touch.

Maybe you’re a smart creative type who knows you can do great things but haven’t quite found your niche? We like anyone who pushes boundaries and can think outside the box.

To apply contact us now: hello@bedegaming.com

1.Senior .Net Developer

JOB TITLE:​ Senior .Net Developer

REPORTS TO:​ Development Manager/Lead Architect

We are an innovative software company who produce awesome casino and bingo gaming content in an agile manner and using best practice techniques and approaches.

We are looking to expand our .NET team in­line with other areas of our business. The current team is a good mix of graduate, mid, and senior level developers ­ for this role we are looking for people who have strong technical skills, and commercial exposure to the .NET stack. We also want people who are passionate about producing good quality code and keen to contribute positively to the productive and fun working environment we’ve established at Bede.

Successful applicants will enjoy a productive yet relaxed working culture, highly skilled colleagues, company­ paid Microsoft training and certifications, and being involved in a company where talent and passion is richly rewarded.

We have dedicated Frontend and QA teams leaving the Developer able to focus on their key skill set, and being able to work with others who are extremely capable in their own fields.

We offer an excellent package including matched pension contributions, BUPA healthcare, mobile phone and a modern forward­thinking work environment.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE:

​Essential
• 4+ years of C# .NET development in a commercial capacity.
• MVC3/4, and Razor
• Entity Framework or similar ORM
• Dependency Injection (Ideally autofac)
• Unit Testing (Ideally Nunit)
• Version Control (Ideally Git)
• Creation and use of a RESTful interface (Web API)

Desirable
• Experience with Azure web services
• Any experience with the Orchard CMS
• Experience of working in a Continuous Deployment Setting
• Familiarity with TeamCity, or even Octopus Deploy
• Experience of working in an Agile process using SCRUM techniques.

2..Net Developer

JOB TITLE: .Net Developer

REPORTS TO: Development Manager/Lead Architect

We are an innovative software company who produce awesome casino and bingo gaming content in an agile manner and using best practice techniques and approaches.

We are looking to expand our .NET team in-line with other areas of our business. The current team is a good mix of graduate, mid, and senior level developers – we are specifically looking at those who have a commercial exposure to .NET for this role. We also want people who are passionate about producing good quality code and keen to contribute positively to the productive and fun working environment we’ve established at Bede.

We have dedicated Frontend and QA teams leaving the Developer able to focus on their key skill set, and being able to work with others who are extremely capable in their own fields.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE:

Essential
• 2+ years of C# .NET development in a commercial capacity.
• MVC3/4, and Razor
• Entity Framework or similar ORM
• Dependency Injection (Ideally autofac)
• Unit Testing (Ideally Nunit)
• Version Control (Ideally Git)
• Creation and use of a RESTful interface (Web API)

Desirable
• Experience with Azure web services
• Any experience with the Orchard CMS
• Experience of working in a Continuous Deployment Setting
• Familiarity with TeamCity, or even Octopus Deploy
• Experience of working in an Agile process using SCRUM techniques.

SALARY: £25k – £35k

3.Front End Web Developer

JOB TITLE:Front End Web Developer

REPORTS TO: Portal Development Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Bede Gaming is new breed of gaming software company, with a cutting edge technology stack. The platform is deployed onto a mix of cloud and collocated infrastructure. The broad service oriented architecture services a number of B2B partners, all deployed and maintained by Bede.

We are looking for a Front End Web Developer, someone with an interest in creating appealing websites and compelling HTML5 games. Candidates should have a good grasp of the fundamentals of their role; CSS, HTML and building out designs created in Photoshop. Candidates should have some formal experience, either a relevant degree or a few years working in a similar role. Our CMS is a bespoke system written in C#, so any experience of .NET would also be advantageous, but not essential. Experience working with Javascript is also a distinct advantage.

This is a very exciting opportunity to learn the latest and greatest tools used to deliver compelling casino experiences. Our current toolstack consists of libraries like; jQuery, Grunt, LESS and Underscore.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE:
● Strong visual design skills
● Working knowledge of Adobe design suite (Photoshop primarily, Illustrator a bonus)
● Good, modern HTML/CSS skills
● Confident building responsive, fluid and mobile­friendly sites
● Awareness of CMS templating logic
● A portfolio of recent work/sites
● You won’t need to be a JS Ninja, but a grasp of the front end stack is another major advantage.

SALARY: Competitive

4.Operations Engineer

Job Title:Operations Engineer

Reports to:Technical Operations Manager

Location:Newcastle

Bede Gaming is new style of gaming software company, with a best of breed platform built on a cutting edge technology stack. Built on a mix of technologies, spanning Windows and Linux, a number of database systems – both relational and NoSql, as well as messaging and API integrations. The platform is cloud based, primarily being deployed onto Microsoft’s Azure cloud.

We’re looking for a highly motivated individual to dive into the businesses DevOps culture. The successful candidate will demonstrate deep technical understanding, focused on programming, automation and web technologies, as well as a broad understanding of tools, technologies and processes used in development, testing, securing and operating a large multi-tenanted web facing platform.

Living and breathing automation and engineering is core to success in the position and the business. You must demonstrate understanding of engineering, automation, continuous integration and deployment and be willing to work in and alongside product engineering teams. You must be willing and able to learn new technologies, and always looking to move the business forward using your expertise.

Key Responsibilities:

● Contribute to the improvement of the platform, in particular by using your skills to improve, automate and distribute the provisioning, deployment, securing, and monitoring of the platform

● Work with engineering teams to design and deploy Bede products, providing engineering teams with assistance in identifying and adopting operational concerns.

● Perform R&D to investigate new solutions to move the Bede Platform forward

● Participate in an on-call rota

Personal Attributes:

● Degree level education within a computing or related discipline

● Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

Technologies:

Working at Bede will involve exposure to many of the following technologies. Experience with these or related technologies will be beneficial.

● Languages: PowerShell, C#, F#, PHP, Python, Perl, Linux/Unix shell

● Configuration Management tools such as Puppet or Chef, Ansible, SaltStack, Vagrant etc.

● Continuous Integration tools such as TeamCity

● Continuous Deployment tools such as Octopus Deploy and Capistrano

● Messaging Systems such as Kafka and Azure Service Bus

● Relational Databases: MS SQL, MySQL

● NoSQL Systems such as Riak, Redis, Elasticsearch

● Monitoring tools: Nagios, New Relic or others

● Cloud Platforms: Azure

● Operating Systems: Linux, MS Windows Server

● Source Control such as Git

Required Experience

● Programming ability in at least one language, and ability to pick up others

● Experience practicing Infrastructure as Code

● Significant use of Configuration Management tooling

● Demonstrable expertise at automation

● Network and Web technologies

● Understanding of various data stores including relational and non-relational

● Ability to collaborate between all engineering teams

● A healthy aversion to manual tasks

Salary:Excellent

5.Product Owner

JOB TITLE: Product Owner

REPORTS TO: Product Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Do you have an analytical mindset and a desire to design new games, features and launch them on new and exciting technology platforms? Are you a recent graduate looking to join a fast moving technology company where you can grow and achieve goals alongside the companies own successes?

● The Product Owner (PO) builds, grooms, prioritises and maintains the Bingo and Games product backlog.
● Works closely with the Product Director and other Stakeholders to construct the backlog
● Works closely with the Development Teams to ensure key platform roadmap items are incorporated into the product backlog
● Defines stories that meet the objectives of the features within the Product Backlog
● Actively participates in iteration planning, including the coordination of content dependencies with other PO’s.
● Is the primary source for user story detail and priorities
● Using well documented acceptance criteria, the PO accepts stories into the product baseline
● Attends regular Product and Platform Review meetings to enhance the discipline of Product Ownership
● Is an active participant during release planning
● Can come up with new and innovative ideas to give Bede Gaming a leading edge in the market
● Consistently manages stakeholder expectations
● Undertakes regular competitor analysis of the current market and can identify trends in consumer behaviours
● Is an avid mobile, phablet and tablet user and adopter of new technologies including Smart TV’s, glasses etc.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE:
● Educated to degree level ideally with a business/marketing focus
● An analytical mindset with some creative flair
● Some exposure to online gaming either through social or real money gambling
● A quick learner with the ability to work autonomously and provide leadership to a team

SALARY: Competitive

6.Business Analyst

● We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst
to serve as a conduit for client requirements within our Newcastle based office.
Working alongside both our business and development teams, the ideal candidate will
possess outstanding conceptual, analytical, communication and presentation skills. They
will be required to assess the impact of business/client requests, then support the
communication and delivery of those requests within the development team. They will
have overall responsibility for the prioritisation, specification and documentation of
all change requests within the business.

NEEDED:

● Experience of working within an Agile software development environment

● Experienced in creating detailed technical documentation

● Solution oriented

● Strong analytical approach to business problem solving

● Experience of technical integrations with 3rd party software

● 3+ years experience in a BA role

● A strong personality with the ability to ‘knock back’ client requests when necessary

● Well organised with excellent written and oral interpersonal communication skills

● Ability to work in a fast paced, technology focused environment with minimal supervision

NICE TO HAVE:

● Experience in the online gambling industry

SALARY: £30,000 – £40,000
(DOE)

7.Delivery Manager

JOB TITLE: Delivery Manager

REPORTS TO: Delivery Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are seeking a Delivery Manager to join our team in Newcastle.The successful candidate will work closely with Clients, Developers, Business Analysts and Product Owners. Delivery Managers are responsible for ensuring Bede delivers a successful outcome for Clients.

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:

● Primary point of contact and communication with the Client for project delivery
● Working with developers and business analysts to ensure work is scoped out to
the appropriate level in preparation for sprint planning
● Managing budgets of costed work
● Maintaining client backlogs in JIRA
● Liaising with clients to create users stories to be prioritised into the backlog
● Championing agile practices
● Attending product backlog meeting to communicate client priorities
● Communicating Bede Roadmap to clients to ensure a shared vision on product
development
● Liaising with Product Owners to align client requirements with internal product
roadmaps
● Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle
● Representing the needs of the Client within Bede
● Ensuring work is well managed and approriately goverened
● Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle

KEY OUTPUTS:

● Maintaining successful client relationships
● Ensuring client work is prioritised in line with client and business needs
● Ensuring the release cycle is clearly communicated to the client(s)
● Delivering Client work on time and within budget

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

● 1­3 years of experience in a technology environment, including some practical
professional experience in project management
● Strong experience in Agile development would be an advantage
● Excellent communication skills
● A proven track record in software development and project management with end
to end project lifecycle experience
● Fundamental understanding of web­based systems programming and
development
● Customer focussed with the ability to identify and articulate product requirements
● Strong analytical, planning, problem solving, and organizational skills
● Any experience in Lean and kanban principles would be an advantage
● SCRUM qualifications would also be an advantage
● Solution focussed

SALARY: Competitive

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BEDE OFFICES

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Newcastle (Headquarters)

Bevan House,
1 Esh Plaza,
Sir Bobby Robson Way,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE13 9BA

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London (Management Office)

Bede Gaming
W214
Westminister Business Square
1-45 Durham Street
London
SE11 5JH

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Sofia (Bulgaria)

Floor 7
23 A Dragan Cankov
Sofia 1113
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