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Do you want to help lead the way in digital financial solutions? Join the team at Intelligent Environments and shape your future.

Current vacancies

Kingston Upon Thames (head office)

iOS Developer

The Role

We are looking for an experienced iOS Developer to join our development domain.  As part of a team of Developers and Testers, and under the guidance of a Team Leader, you will build project components and functionality and write unit tests as required to deliver the customer solution. As an iOS Developer, you will be passionate, pragmatic and will enjoy working in an environment employing high standards and best practice software development methodologies.

 The Company

  • Intelligent Environments is a leading provider of online and mobile banking software. We are based in Kingston upon Thames in the UK with offices in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  • Our innovative digital banking platform is a mission critical, secure, multi-channel solution, enabling our customers to deploy mobile apps, mobile web, online banking and tablet banking. We offer PCI-DSS Level 1 hosting environment and software as a service.
  • Working in an agile and fast paced environment with skill, passion, and great team spirit, our people produce extraordinary results. Are you keen to be part of shaping and delivering our future success?

Skills & Experience

  • Strong iOS development skills – with good demonstrable experience
  • Highly proficient Objective-C developer, with some Swift familiarity
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Understanding of UIKit, concurrency, networking, and iOS security best practices
  • Comfortable writing unit tests and developing with Auto-layout and StoryBoards
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Ability to significantly contribute to the design of iOS application frameworks

Ideally you will also:

  • Have experience of N-tier and SOA applications with mobile clients.
  • Experience with CI (e.g. Teamcity) and version control (e.g. Git, SVN)
  • Keep up to date with latest developments in the iOS world, with a passion for the latest technologies introduced by Apple
  • Have on-device security/encryption experience.
  • Have experience with dependency management (e.g. Cocoapods, Carthage)
  • Be a Test Driven Development and Behaviour Driven Development practitioner
  • Have experience in Agile methodologies

Nice to have:

  • Experience with other mobile development technologies (e.g. Android, Xamarin).
  • iPad development experience

The Benefits

  • Basic Salary: based upon your skills and experience.
  • Holidays: 25 working days plus 8 statutory holidays.
  • Company Pension: the company contributes 4% of your basic salary once you have completed 3 months employment. If you wish, you may join sooner and make your own contributions.
  • Life Assurance: pays a sum equivalent to four times your basic.
  • Health Plan: On commencement of employment with the company you are eligible to join the company’s private health plan at no cost to you.

The Location

Kingston Upon Thames

Digital Marketing Executive

The Role

Working within a small team of 3 the Digital Marketing Executive position at Intelligent Environments (IE) is expected to take the lead on the planning, development and execution of specific aspects of the company’s digital marketing communications strategies both external and internal.
Whilst this is primarily a digital marketing role as the team is small the Digital Marketing Executive is also expected to support colleagues in all aspects of marketing communications activities including Events, PR, Collateral development etc.
All marketing communications activities needs to enhance the company’s image and position within the appropriate marketplaces and increase brand awareness however the primary objective is to provide appropriate leads for the sales team.

 Key roles and Responsibilities 

  • Plan, develop and execute all aspects of the companies Social Media strategy (current platforms are Facebook, Google+, LinkedIN, Twitter, Vimeo and YouTube)
  • Plan, develop and implement creative EDM (Electronic Direct Mail) programmes that will make an impact, support the brand, drive sales and increase traffic
  • Work with Blue Flamingo (who built and maintain the corporate website) to deliver on pre-agreed KPIs and objectives in relation to www.intelligentenvironments.com
  • Working with Blue Flamingo (SEM partner) to deliver on pre-agreed KPIs and objectives in relation to all SEM activities
  • Work with Tick Tock Social (who built and maintain The Digital Banking Club portal) to deliver on pre-agreed KPIs and objectives in relation to www.thedigitalbankingclub.com
  • Identify new trends in digital marketing, evaluate new technologies and ensure IE is at the forefront of industry developments
  • Produce printed material to supplement digital activities
  • Plan, develop and execute all aspects of assigned events
  • Continuously improve commercial understanding of the financial services technology industry, to regularly consider and present new ideas
  • Report, on a regular basis, on the status of all assigned activities.

The Company 

Intelligent Environments is an international provider of innovative mobile and online solutions for financial services providers. Our mission is to enable our clients to deliver a simple, secure and effortless digital experience to their customers.
We do this through Interact®, our single software platform, which enables secure customer acquisition, engagement, transactions and servicing across any mobile and online channel and device. Today these are predominantly focused on smartphones, PCs and tablets. However Interact® will support other devices, if and when they become mainstream.
We provide a more viable option to internally developed technology, enabling our clients with a fast route to market whilst providing the expertise to manage the complexity of multiple channels, devices and operating systems. Interact® is a continuously evolving technology that ensures our clients keep pace with the fast moving digital landscape.
We are immensely proud of our achievements, in relation to our innovation, our thought leadership, our industrywide recognition, our demonstrable product differentiation, the diversity of our client base, and the calibre of our partners.
For many years we have been the digital heart of a diverse range of financial services providers including Atom Bank, Generali Wealth Management, HRG, Ikano Retail Finance, Lloyds Banking Group, MotoNovo Finance, Think Money Group and Toyota Financial Services.

For more information visit www.intelligentenvironments.com

Your Skills & Experience

Required

  • At least 6-12 months experience of working in a similar (B2B) role
  • Excellent editing and writing skills as you need to devise and edit content for various digital platforms. Editing and writing blog posts will also be an integral part of the job
  • Experience and knowledge of best practice of Social Media Strategies in a B2B environment
  • Experience and knowledge of best practice of B2B email marketing campaigns
  • Proven web development skills. Even though the digital marketing executive is not a software developer you will need sound knowledge of both Umbraco and WordPress (or similar)
  • Strong project management skills as you will need to be good at handling time-sensitive projects and working to multiple deadlines
  • Structured, flexible and pragmatic approach to work
  • Ability to work under own initiative and to take ownership of the agreed activities. But be a team player too
  • Ability to ‘see the bigger picture’ and be creative/innovative to deliver on this vision
  • Competent user of Dotmailer, Umbraco, WordPress and Microsoft packages (or similar).

Preferable

  • Educated to degree level
  • Image and Video Editing skills: Website and social media content will not just be text but frequently visual as well
  • Recognised digital marketing communications qualifications
  • Relevant technology marketing experience
  • Relevant financial services technology marketing.

The Benefits

  • Basic Salary: based upon your skills and experience.
  • Holidays: 25 working days plus 8 statutory holidays.
  • Company Pension: the company contributes 4% of your basic salary once you have completed 3 months employment. If you wish, you may join sooner and make your own contributions.
  • Life Assurance: pays a sum equivalent to four times your basic.
  • Health Plan: On commencement of employment with the company you are eligible to join the company’s private health plan.

The Location

Kingston Upon Thames

Belfast, Northern Ireland

No current vacancies

To apply for the above positions please contact Intelligent Environments Human Resources and attach a copy of your most recent CV (no recruitment agencies please).

Our core values

Want to know what drives us and makes us leaders in our field?

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Commitment

We make things happen. We do what we say we will do, and are prepared to make commitments whilst managing the risk. We are prepared to make decisions and stand by our results.

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Respect

We are friendly, professional and respectful of others. We work collaboratively, embrace diversity and value relationships that are built on mutual trust, integrity & honesty.

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Responsibility

We lead by example, and take responsibility for our part in the Company’s success, always acting in the best interests of colleagues, clients and the Company.

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Excellence

We are experts in our field, always seeking out opportunities to develop ourselves and improve how we work. We are passionate about innovation, and embrace change.

If you share these values and have the skills we need then we’d be delighted to hear from you.

Corporate responsibility

In line with our core values we feel it is extremely important to give back, and the entire Intelligent Environments team is actively encouraged to support our chosen charity – The Emily Ash Trust.

The Emily Ash Trust aims to improve the quality of life of children, and young adults, suffering from cancer. It also aims to support the families – the parents and the siblings – of the children. Some of the ways the Trust helps is by organising Pamper Days, Sibling Days Out, Trips of Lifetime and purchasing books specifically written for children and young adults with cancer.

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See below for some of the great ways we have raised money for our charity.

To learn more about this amazing charity and to find out how you too could help go to www.emilyashtrust.co.uk.

Wii 2 Our Mariokart Wii-Off Championship showed that there is no shortage of competitive spirit at Intelligent Environments.

The Mud Challenge The mud run showed that our team are wiling to take on any challenge.

Bake sale We have some aspiring bakers who are always more than happy to whip up some amazing delights for our charity.

Footie Intelligent Environments FC celebrates winning a 5-A-Side Football Tournament at the Lucozade Powerleague.