Careers at upriseVSI

As a fast growing digital, marketing and technology company with big ambitions, we’re always on the look-out for bright, like-minded individuals. If you have a passion for everything digital and tech and enjoy a challenge, then this could be the place for you. 

But it’s not all about your CV. We want people with the right attitude who'll fit into our team and add to our friendly, open and honest culture.

What's in it for you?

Apart from working with a great bunch of people, these are some of the
benefits that we provide

A competitive salary that matches your skills and experience

Training to keep you at the forefront of the industry

Free parking

Childcare voucher scheme 

Regular staff social events 

Free tea and coffee
(and regular cakes!)

Current Vacancies

Job Title: UX/Web Designer

Location: Cardiff

Start date: From mid-June

Package: Competitive Salary (dependent on experience) + Pension + Bonus Scheme + More

We’re looking for a talented and ambitious UX/Web Designer to help us to continue our growth and to work across both the UpriseVSI brand and, our award-winning online booking system, thinkBooker.

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What youll be doing

  • Designing the overall user experience of our web applications, websites and online booking systems, with a focus on how people interact with them.
  • Working through the full design life-cycle from research, creating user flows & wire-frames to developing & testing interactive prototypes.
  • Collaborating with the Head of UX, Design Director and our design team to deliver innovative and effective online solutions
  • Developing UX for cross-platform applications including desktop, mobiles and tablets
  • Carrying out UX for mobile apps ensuring that they meet the client’s objectives, while providing users with the optimum experience
  • Applying design elements to wireframes, following brand guidelines or conceiving designs from scratch
  • Working with our Creative team to interpret client briefs and to come up with effective website design concepts
  • Drawing up site maps, wire frames and navigation structures before commencing design work
  • Presenting your design ideas and rationales both internally and to clients
  • Liaising with Project Managers and if required, directly with clients

 

What were looking for

  • Minimum of 3 years’ UX/web design experience
  • Wireframing and prototyping (using software such as Axure, Adobe XD, Invision Studio, Sketch)
  • Ability to use Adobe Creative Suite
  • A strong understanding of UI, user centred design and UX best practices and the influence on design
  • Experience of user testing and iterative product development
  • A creative, ideas person who enjoys working in a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to consistently delivering the highest quality of work
  • A passion for UX and web design with awareness of the latest trends, developments and technologies within the industry with a focus on user centred design
  • Ability to deliver work within budget and to set deadlines
  • A positive, can-do attitude with a hard work ethic

 

What were offering

  • Competitive salary (dependent on the experience)
  • Pension
  • Bonus scheme
  • City Centre location close to trains and buses
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Regular social events
  • Free tea and coffee (and regular cakes)

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Job Title: Senior Full Stack Developer

Location: Central Cardiff

Start date: ASAP

Package: Salary is competitive and dependant on experience.

We are looking for a Senior Developer to join our experienced and growing team of developers. This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your experience and development skills within the IT industry, working within one of Wales’ fastest growing companies, with further ambitions to grow and develop our own software products.

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We are looking for a Senior Developer to join our experienced and growing team of developers.  You’ll be working on exciting local, national and international brands as well as helping to develop our own suite of technology products. Primary responsibilities include designing and developing web-based applications, databases and API integration alongside daily coordination & communication with the rest of the team. Working under your own direction, or with a project team, it is important you can meet targets and deadlines whilst remaining objective and passionate about innovative technology.

You will need minimum 5 years’ experience working with the Microsoft full stack of technologies; Azure, MS SQL, C# .NET & IIS.

You’ll need to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Development experience with .NET, C#, XML, JSON, RESTful & SOAP APIs.
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML, CSS, SASS and JavaScript (JQuery).
  • Database experience with MS SQL, database design and optimisation.
  • Coding standards and best practice guidelines, and test methodology.
  • A degree in Software or Computing.

We’re also looking for the following:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience developing enterprise scale applications.

  • Ability to organise and prioritise workloads.
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Keen to learn new technologies, and introduce them to the business.
  • Work as part of an Agile development team, with good communication skills.
  • Skills in business analysis, ability to capture requirements and provide technical specs.
  • Logical thinker; ability to resolve complex problems and research solutions.

This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your experience and development skills within the IT industry, working within one of Wales’ fastest growing companies, with further ambitions to grow and develop our own software products.  Our focus is on delivering the highest quality and web applications and we are looking for the right person to join our team and grow with us.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive Salary (dependent on experience)
  • New City Centre Office Location
  • Free Car Parking
  • Quiet working environment (head phones permitted)
  • Laid back dress code
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Great career progression opportunities

 

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Job Title: Full Stack Developer

Location: Cardiff Central

Start date: ASAP

Package: Salary dependant on experience + pension + bonus.

We are looking for a Web Developer to join our experienced and growing team of developers. You’ll be working on exciting local, national and international brands as well as helping to develop our own suite of technology products. Working under your own direction, or with a project team, it is important you can meet targets and deadlines whilst remaining objective and passionate about innovative technology.

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We are looking for a Web Developer to join our experienced and growing team of developers.  You’ll be working on exciting local, national and international brands as well as helping to develop our own suite of technology products. Working under your own direction, or with a project team, it is important you can meet targets and deadlines whilst remaining objective and passionate about innovative technology.

You will need minimum 3 years’ experience working with the Microsoft stack of technologies; Azure, MS SQL, C# .NET & IIS.

You’ll need to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Development experience with .NET, C#, XML, JSON, RESTful & SOAP APIs.
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML, CSS, SASS and JavaScript (JQuery).
  • Database experience with MS SQL or MySQL, database design and optimisation.
  • Coding standards and best practice guidelines, and test methodology.
  • A degree in Software or Computing would be advantageous but is not essential.

We’re also looking for the following:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ development experience, including developing enterprise scale applications.
  • A keen eye for functional design and excellent attention to detail.
  • Logical thinker; ability to resolve problems, research solutions and draw on expertise
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workloads.
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Keen to learn new technologies, and introduce them to the business.
  • Work as part of an Agile development team, with good communication skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your experience and knowledge within the IT industry, working within one of Wales’ fastest growing companies, with further ambitions to grow and develop our own products.  Our focus is on delivering the highest quality and service levels and we are looking for the right person to join our team and grow with us.

Benefits include:

Competitive Salary (dependent on experience)
New City Centre Office Location
Free Car Parking
Quiet working environment (head phones permitted)
Laid back dress code
Childcare Voucher Scheme
Great career progression opportunities

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Job Title: Front End Web Developer

Location: Cardiff

Start date: Immediate

Package:

We’re looking for a talented Front End Web Developer to join our team of web and application developers. Based in our office in Cardiff, you’ll be working on web projects for national and international brands, as well as helping to develop our own suite of technology products.

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What were looking for

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of HTML, CSS and JavaScript with awareness of the latest advancements in each field
  • MS SQL, MySQL
  • Experience with .NET, C#, XML, JSON
  • Coding standards and best practice guidelines
  • Familiarity with test methodology

 Any of the following would be beneficial but are not essential:

  • Experience with pre-processors (SASS, LESS, Slim, etc)
  • Experience of JavaScript frameworks and libraries (Angular, React)
  • Experience of building SPAs
  • Interaction design techniques
  • A degree in subjects relating to Software or Computing
  • MVC experience

What you'll bring to us

  • Minimum of 3 years’ front end development experience
  • A keen eye for design and excellent attention to detail
  • Logical thinker; ability to resolve problems in a calm and effective manner, knowing when to escalate issues to a higher authority
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workloads
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a timely manner
  • Keen to learn new technologies, and introduce them to the business
  • A team player who is happy to 'muck-in' whenever needed

What were offering 

  • Competitive Salary (depending on experience)
  • Pension
  • Bonus scheme
  • City Centre location close to trains and buses
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Regular social events
  • As much tea and coffee as you can drink

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Recruitment Agencies: We work with a select number of trusted agencies and are not looking to expand the list at present.  If we do, we’ll change this message accordingly.   

Put yourself forward

If there are no suitable jobs available, please feel free to upload your CV. Whether you’re a graduate looking for your first role, an experienced developer, designer or digital marketing specialist, we’re keen to hear from you.

Unfortunately, we can’t respond to everyone but if you look like our type of person, we will keep you in mind for future roles. 

 

Feel free to get in touch

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