Blip

Blip

Software Engineering
Scale-Up
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Flexible hours
Various work from home options
Dog friendly

Purpose

We strive to stay ahead of the game and achieve more for our stakeholders and each other. We win by having the best people, working well together and building strong relationships. We take pride in doing what’s right. No exceptions.

About us

Based in Porto, Blip is a top of the edge software engineering company with a difference. Founded in 2009, we already are 330. And we're always growing. We're in the API Billionaire's Club alongside Twitter, Facebook and Google. The code we write is used by over six million people across the world.

Flexible working approach

Our aim is to make every employee truly happy within their working environment at Blip. It is the ambitious, intellectually challenging, highly collaborative work meets relaxed, friendly and thoughtful environment that fosters the best in us. An adaptable, relaxed working environment that encourages personal and professional balance is what an employee should expect.

Benchmarking score

Scoring against our flexibility index (1 = not at all flexible, 100 = couldn’t be more flexible, 51 is average) using a number of parameters to assess flexibility such as working from home, hours, frequency of travel, benefits, etc.

79%

Employee benchmarking score

Scoring against our employee perception index (1 = not seen as flexible, 100 = couldn’t be happier with the flexibility, 51 is average) using a number of more emotional / perception based questions to understand whether employees feel supported and offered what they want. The areas we cover are work-life balance / managerial support / flexible benefits / working environment / and many others.

84%

Pioneer company in flexible working practice in Porto and Portugal. The company really cares for the workers wellbeing and translates that in to effective actions!

Delivery Manager - Blip

379
Company employees
70:30
Gender diversity (male:female)
Porto
Office locations

What do we think of Blip?

It's great to see a company like Blip that offers creative learning experiences with autonomous freedom. They have a good work-life balance and the opportunity to work with amazing people from different cultures! At Blip it's the ideal mix of flexibility and complexity as the names of the game and no doubt that's why they are such a positive force.

Meet who might be hiring you

In 2012, Blip became part of the Betfair Group, based in London. Then, in early 2016, Betfair joined with Paddy Power, to become one of the largest and fastest-growing online betting and gaming operators in the world. In 2020 the company merged with the Stars Group. Today we are part of Flutter Entertainment Group.

With operations across Europe, Australia and the US, annual revenues over £1.8 billion and over thirteen million customers, we’re a global player. Despite this, we’ve never lost our bold approach, will for innovation, or our desire to keep reinventing the industry, whilst keeping our start-up work environment and mentality.

What they offer their employees

  • Meal Allowance

  • Health Insurance for Employee + Household

  • Up to 30 days/year + 2 social days

  • Mobile Allowance + Phone SIM card + Data SIM card

  • Flexible Benefits

  • Flexible Hours

  • No Dress Code

  • Share scheme

  • Employee Referral Programme

  • Partnerships/Discounts with Local Shops

  • Bonus up to 20% Annual Salary

  • Agile/Scrum Methodologies

  • Possibility to choose Operating System/laptop + Own Your Laptop Programme

  • Training & Development + Job Swing

  • Team Building Budgets + Activities

  • Possibility of Working from Home

  • Satisfaction survey every 6 months

  • Employee Assistance Programme