Full Stack DeveloperTandem

Manchester, United Kingdom 09-09-2023

Job Title: Full Stack Developer
Working Pattern: Monday to Friday (09:00-17:00)
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 depending on experience + up to 20% bonus + benefits
Location: Flexible, we could support fully remote or hybrid working from any of our UK offices in London, Cardiff, Durham, Manchester, or Blackpool 

At Tandem, we're not just a bank; we're a movement for positive change. If you're an ambitious and dedicated Full Stack Developer ready to make an impact, we've got a space with your name on it! 

We’re building an amazing team and we’re looking for a hard-working and driven full stack developer to support us on our journey. The main purpose of the role is to work within a development team to assist in the design, development and maintenance of event-driven micro-services and fintech products

We are Tandem - Where impact meets innovation  

Tandem is the UK's greener digital bank on a bold quest to revolutionise the way we save, borrow spend, and share – all while nurturing our planet, our people and our customers. As one of Europe’s fastest growing digital banking apps, our values of being Brave, Enterprising, Simple, and Together (BEST) ensure our 500-strong team collaborate to drive a brighter, greener future.  We also have an app called Loop. Sister brand to Tandem, Loop gives our customers a unique way to borrow, lend or send money between friends. 

Your team: Collaborators in change  

Tandem is proud to offer a workplace with diverse experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds which leads to a unique company culture for our people and a better experience for our customers. 
We are a diverse, cross-functional, multi-cultural, agile team of various skill levels with strong leadership. We are committed to helping everyone develop and succeed, and actively encourage learning and knowledge sharing. We believe that the right people to solve technical challenges are technical people, and strive to empower them to do so.

Your Impact: Building a greener tomorrow  

As a Full Stack Developer at Tandem your focus will be on: 

  • Writing clean, high quality, testable, secure, maintainable and extendable code 
  • Implementing, testing and launching new features on our fintech platform 
  • Collaborating to produce designs and documentation for planned features 
  • Maintaining existing services and codebases 

 We’d love to hear from you if you have: 

  • Solid experience with Typescript / NodeJS 
  • Solid experience with C# / ASP.Net Core or Java and a willingness to work with either 
  • Knowledge of Databases and Data Modelling 
  • Knowledge of core front-end principles and technologies 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work well with others in multi-functional teams 
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills 

It would be great, but not essential if you have: 

  • Experience with Java development 
  • Experience with CI/CD environments 
  • Experience with Agile project delivery and iterative software development. 
  • Knowledge of cloud-based / containerized services 
  • Knowledge of Kafka or similar event streaming system 
  • Experience with building and deploying event-driven micro-services 

Rewards that reflect your value, what’s in it for you? 
At Tandem, your hard work is rewarded in many ways and we have an enhanced employee benefits package on offer from your very first day with us:  

  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 days Bank Holiday   
  • Buy or sell up to 5 days holiday a year 
  • 1 celebration day off for your birthday or additional religious calendar event   
  • Electric Vehicle scheme    
  • Cycle to Work scheme and a free helmet   
  • Tandem Hub for treats, cash back and discounts on UK retailers    
  • Pension contribution matched up to 4% 
  • 2 days per year paid volunteering    
  • Free cereal, snacks and drinks in all offices 
  • Smart Tech scheme (buy goods with 0% interest) 
  • 10% discount on solar panels 
  • Quarterly team social budgets 
  • Healthcare plan through Westfield Health 
  • Free flu jabs 

Our Green Deal: Your Impact Amplified 

A little welcome gift from us to you, we’ll plant a tree in the Tandem Grove and you can enter into our “Green Deal” below: 

  • Volunteer 2 days a year for charity > receive an early Friday finish  
  • Raise £200 per annum for charity > Tandem provide PR and marketing support  
  • Have renewable energy at home > receive an additional 1 day annual leave  
  • Drive an electric car > receive £500 towards a home charger 

Ready to make your mark?  

Apply now and let's pave the way to a greener world, together. Our approach to DE&I is reflected in our hiring process so please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments.  

Don’t meet all the requirements? Don’t fret! We highly appreciate your unique experience and encourage you to apply for our Expressions of interest vacancy on our Careers site. 

Sourcing Model 

Recruitment at Tandem works primarily on a direct sourcing model and does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies which are not on the preferred supplier list. We are not responsible for any related fees for resumes submitted to job postings, our employees, or any other part of our company. You can find our Applicant Privacy Policy on our Careers page. 
Tandem is an equal opportunity employer and are committed to meeting our responsibilities under the Equality Act (2010). We respect the diverse experience and talents that every individual brings to our Company, and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.  

Please be aware that background checking (including credit and criminal records checks) form part of our recruitment process. We will adhere to our duties under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. 


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