8 months ago
Wednesday 23 October 2019
£54,117 - £60,130
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Job Description Summary
Deliver business value through sound and fully rounded engineering methods and principles, ensuring platforms and software are built consistently with relevant patterns and practices. Able to continually develop themselves with industry best practice methods and tooling used across their engineering teams.
Lloyds Banking Group are transforming the way we do Engineering. We’ve created “LBG Labs” and we're building multi-functional, co-located teams giving them freedom to bring technology to the forefront of our business. This will help us create new, and improve existing, products and services to help us really make a difference to our customers.
Want to know more?
A Lab is a co-located team who work together on key projects to deliver value at pace by designing services that people find useful, easy and engaging to use. Typically, a Lab has a strong focus on complex problem solving in an agile environment where engineers are free to experiment and create innovative products which will transform the way our customers engage with us.
About the role:
As a Software Engineer you'll play a pivotal role in the future of our product development, shaping the way we design, build, test and deploy using cutting edge technology.
On a day to day basis, this will mean being part of an engineering team which will:
Launch new financial products
Launch new digital marketing initiatives and promotions
Extend the functionality of our existing web and mobile applications to attract and retain customers
Integrate 3rd party APIs to our products and services
Secure, update and maintain multiple content repositories
You role will be part of a cross-disciplinary feature team in addition to being a highly experienced member of our wider Lloyds engineering team. As part of these teams, you will be expected to demonstrate and apply exemplary software engineering practices and skills, whilst working in a collaborative and agile environment.
You’ll learn new skills, technologies and approaches to software development as well as benefiting from a culture that celebrates diversity, equal opportunity and provides opportunities for flexible working.
Here's where you'll make a difference:
You'll write modular, well tested applications that remain easy to maintain as the codebase and business continues to scale.
You'll contribute to setting the strategic direction for how applications are developed within the team.
You'll ensure software is built in a way that is consistent with the frameworks, patterns and practices that exist across the wider engineering community.
You'll understand and apply industry innovation, and the sharing of knowledge to provide solutions for complex business problems where no precedent may exist, and ensure the implementation of solutions where appropriate.
You'll mentor and develop your colleagues, providing clear and constructive feedback, whilst creating opportunities for learning and growth.
You'll also ensure applications are fast, secure and work across all manner of devices.
What we need from you:
You’ll demonstrate and apply exemplary software engineering practices and skills whilst working
You'll have a deep understanding of Git, source code management and managing change.
You'll know about agile development practices, continuous integration and test automation (TDD, BDD, Selenium)
You'll also have an understanding of how to design low-latency, high-availability and performant applications.
If this is you, come and join our inclusive, values-led culture focused on making a difference.
Together we'll make it possible...
So what can we offer you in return?
Whatever your aspiration, you can also expect excellent benefits, personal development and a career that’s enriching and full of opportunity.
You'll also receive a package that includes
Discretionary bonus between 15-30% of base pay
Cash sum of 4% which you can exchange for a variety of benefits or simply take the cash
Private Medical Insurance
Pension, where we'll give up to a max of 13%
30 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
Are you interested in joining us? Apply today, we’d love to hear from you...
At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses and communities.With us you'll have a key role to play in shaping the financial services of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll have many opportunities to learn, grow and develop.
We're focused on creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we’re building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.