Work in Technology
Our technology department is crucial to our business. Our team of business savvy technology experts is leading the growth of our online revenue streams.
RBI’s global websites and online services already deliver over 17.5 million unique users per month and rising…this puts us in the top 20 media/news networks in the world.(Nielsen Jan'10)
Technology underpins the future growth of RBI and as such we actively invest to define the internet's future business models.
This requires us to work with a broad range of technologies, from some of the latest web 2.0 initiatives, through to joining Microsoft in the labs at their Redmond site to test their latest products.
This gives the opportunity for our staff to work with the latest technologies in one the most exciting marketplaces.
With a technology team approaching 400 people there are plenty of opportunities for career growth. Our web development team is made up of c.90 best in class developers ranging from Trainees to Principle Developers and Team Leaders. Several of the current 11 team leaders have been promoted internally. We have test teams, development teams, business analysis teams and product/project teams so there are career development routes to suit every individual.
In order to attract and retain the best talent we ensure that we pay competitively and offer a range of generous benefits and a work life balance that is increasingly hard to find in the workplace.
"Our architects, developers and infrastructure engineers get the best of both worlds - the dynamic entrepreneurial environment of a dotcom coupled with the resources and backing of a globally recognised £1.3bn company. We recognise the diversity of skills and experience a role in technology develops, and promote career paths in technology, architecture, business change, project management and business leadership. Through your roles in RBI, you’ll work with razor-sharp commercially astute professionals on projects that few can match, and be actively involved in the proposal and implementation of ideas that really grow our multi-national multi-million pound business"
Dan Olley – CIO