Jobs at Bango

If you're looking for a new career challenge in a fast-growing, creative and innovative company, you've come to the right place

Bango is the world leader in mobile payments. Our unique, class-leading technology is specifically designed to address the complexities of today's rapidly evolving mobile world, ensuring more people can quickly, easily and safely pay on their smartphones, tablets, desktops, wearables or smart TVs – all with one-click.

At Bango you will work with the world’s largest app stores including Google Play, Windows Phone Store, and web pioneers like Mozilla on their Firefox Marketplace and Firefox OS smartphone projects. You will innovate with hundreds of the world’s leading mobile operators including Telefónica, Vodafone, Etisalat, Sprint, Bell and AT&T. Working on new payment technologies such as stored value systems and digital currencies.

Bango is a fast moving, international company. We work with major brands all over the world from our headquarters in Cambridge, UK, and offices in New York, San Francisco, Singapore and Brazil. We are a multi-cultural team and encourage international travel and working.

As mobile technology becomes increasingly pivotal in our lives, Bango offers a unique opportunity to directly shape this exciting new world, revolutionizing the way we pay.

To start your career with Bango, visit the Bango apprenticeships page

Development opportunities

Mobile Payments Group

  • Integrations Developer - MPG

    At Bango all systems are GO! We currently have a lot of interesting new challenges working with some of our partners like Google Play, Firefox Marketplace and Windows Phone Store. We need more hands on deck, or on keyboards, as it were. So if you're a talented developer looking for a career in a fast-paced, innovative company, we want you!

User Experience Group

  • Senior Web Developer - UEG

    We are currently seeking a motivated, hands-on senior web developer to join our team in Cambridge. You will be working on the range of websites and web applications provided by Bango, using the latest technologies to design and develop user centric products that are leveraged by our partners including Google Play, Firefox Marketplace, Amazon, Blackberry and Windows Phone Store. The right candidate is someone who is product-focussed and able to quickly understand the problem domain. You should have excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to take the lead on projects. Training and Development - We offer great personal development as well as comprehensive training and development opportunities. This is something we strive to do from day one with an induction plan; including support from your peers with development, the opportunity to attend training courses, conferences and online training.

  • Junior Web Developer

    We are currently seeking motivated, hands-on junior web developer to join our team in Cambridge. You will be responsible for supporting and implementing new features on websites and web applications, The right candidate is someone who is ambitious, with a willingness to learn in a fast-paced technology environment. You should have excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as a talent for problem solving. The ability to work productively, both individually and as part of a team, is a key component of any successful applicant. Training and Development - We offer great personal development as well as comprehensive training and development opportunities. This is something we strive to do from day one with an induction plan; including support from your peers with development, the opportunity to attend training courses, conferences and online training.

Other opportunities

Operations

  • Payment Integrations Project Manager

    We want a self-motivated Project Manager with a focus on getting things done. As part of the Payment Integration team you will manage Mobile Network Operator integration project plans, working closely with the Mobile Payments Group (MPG), other Project Managers, the Account Management team at Bango and our strategic partners to ensure the successful completion and launch of these integrations. You should enjoy working in a team environment, cope well with pressure and have a genuine enthusiasm for the future of mobile payment technology. Your objective will be to drive and manage new and existing operator integrations quickly and smoothly to live production service and revenue generation.

Working at Bango

At Bango you'll enjoy fast-paced, challenging and stimulating work within a small team. Our decision making is quick and we work to short development cycles. Everyone gets involved in team-based projects and decisions regardless of their role or job level. We strive to make everyone feel an important part of Bango and be able to make a difference.

The company is growing and has achieved success worldwide, but the best is yet to come. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed people to join us to keep up our pace of innovation and leadership.

We have offices in

Cambridge, UK – One of the world's top innovation centers and a great place to live.

New York, USA – A global media hub. Vibrant and progressive.

California, USA - A leading hub for high-tech innovation and development.

  • UK benefits
  • US benefits
  • Generous share option scheme
  • 25 days holiday a year increasing to 28 days with service
  • Stakeholder and flexible personal pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers

We also offer:

  • Free drinks and snacks, limitless coffee and espressos in our Hippo Cafe
  • Financial support for your charitable activities
  • Smart-casual dress code
  • Open plan office and informal working environment
  • Generous share option scheme
  • 15 days vacation a year, increasing to 18 days with service
  • Empire BlueCross Healthcare and Dental program
  • Transitchek benefits
  • Financial support for your charitable activities

We also offer:

  • Smart-casual dress code
  • Open office environment

Equal opportunities policy

During our recruitment and selection process Bango will assess candidates solely on merit and ability and will continue to do so throughout their employment.

Bango is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. Our aim is that each employee feels respected and able to give their best.

It is Bango's policy not to discriminate against its workers on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation (together “protected characteristics”).

Notice to agencies

If you are interested in working with Bango please email your details to careers@bango.com.

We do not respond to unsolicited calls or emails from recruitment agencies. Any resumes received without prior written agreement are treated as public domain and no fees are paid if recruitment results from such information.

Our Values

  • Open
  • Trusted
  • Original
  • Personable
  • Successful
  • Creative
  • Choice

Bango breaks down barriers with our open attitude and range of industry partnerships. Through innovative technology and relentless efforts to demystify what people can do, we break down barriers and make it easy for businesses of all sizes to seize the opportunity to deliver services on the mobile web.

We are chosen by content providers, the world’s leading brands and individuals to deliver what they want day in day out, with systems that keep running 24/7 and payments settled when we say we will. We have built up trust with mobile operators and service providers so they feel confident in opening up their services to Bango. Finally, consumers have trust in Bango payment services.

Bango is unique and does not shy away from creating original and innovative solutions to the problems businesses face. We are not afraid to stand out from the crowd with our unique technology platform.

Bango is easy to do business with, both in person and on the web. We make it easy to generate money on the mobile web and always strive to put the content provider at the center of what we do.

Bango is everywhere. We enable our customers in the mobile content industry to be successful. We focus relentlessly on what we do well and partner with best of breed companies to ensure our customers are provided with a whole solution. We are building for the future and we are the magic ingredient to success.

Bango provides a creative environment for its staff to perform their best and deliver services that sets Bango apart from the rest. Bright, open minds at Bango enjoy the challenge of delivering world beating services. Content providers enjoy interacting with Bango and appreciate our personable approach.

Bango is all about variety and expression of individual choice. We allow people to express their individuality through their mobile phone by providing access to mobile content.