3 months ago
12 March 2019
Please note, this vacancy will close at 00:01am on the specified closing date rather than 11:59pm. Please ensure all applications are received before 00.01am on the specified closing date.
£48,636 - £54,040
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Job Description Summary
Join our fast-growing Analytics Lab within our growing Software Engineering team.
We now have opportunities for talented Planning Analytics Software Engineers, experienced in Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (Hyperion) and IBM Cognos TM1.
You’ll help us design and build, complex scalable technology solutions in Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (Hyperion) and IBM Cognos TM1/IBM Planning Analytics using best in class libraries and design principles.
Working together with Group and Divisional Finance and Finance Business Services (FBS) teams, you’ll perform application (EPM (Hyperion) and TM1/Planning Analytics) installation and configuration on Windows/Linux server infrastructure and in some cases utilising Containerisation.
Our Labs work in an Agile environment, so we’re looking for those with a technical curiosity & maturity, to ensure software is built and configured in a way that is consistent with required practices, policies, strategy, tools, coding standards and quality controls.
Ideally, you’ll be an Engineer who is familiar with & embraces DevOps initiatives that will deliver faster outcomes to our customers.
You’ll also be excited to be at the forefront of emerging technology and how it can benefit Lloyds Banking Group.
•Design and build of EPM (Hyperion) and TM1 solution frameworks, following best practices
•Own and drive ongoing delivery improvement plans
•Make positive change and embrace DevOps initiatives to deliver outcomes to our customers faster.
•Build effective relationships with our stakeholders, customers and delivery partners to improve the overall service provided while managing delivery objectives ensuring the end products meet our customer needs.
•Mentor and develop more junior colleagues, creating opportunities for their learning and growth
We would like to hear from you, if you have strong engineering knowledge of or experience in:
•Modelling, Reporting and Control applications, specifically Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (Hyperion) and IBM Cognos TM1/Planning Analytics.
•Installations and infrastructure requirements with PL/SQL, Windows DOS and Linux Shell/Bash as supporting skills.
It would be great if you also had experience of or working in:
•Procedural / Product / Specialist Knowledge of Finance applications
•Knowledge of agile development practices and DevOps principles
•Experience with build processes and release automation through DevOps tooling e.g. Jenkins, GIT, Urban Code
•Experience with Containerisation (Docker, Kubernetes) deployments
•Strong understanding and application of SDLC and Change, Problem, Incident and Service Introduction processes
•Product and general technical leadership and direction for junior team members & Partners
So what can we offer you in return? A package that includes:
•Performance related bonus
•A generous pension contribution
•30 days holiday plus bank holidays
•Private Health cover
•A flexible benefit cash pot to craft around your lifestyle
•Share schemes including free shares
•Discounted products and discounted high street shopping
So if joining us at a critical and exciting time is of interest then we’d love to hear from you…
You might not know that Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) is the UK’s leading digital bank and its biggest mobile bank - with over 13 million active online customers.
And with over 30m customers we're looking to harness the data we hold to ensure we become the best Bank for customers through our products and services.
We're now embarking on a three year, £3bn, transformation programme - putting unprecedented levels of investment into our platforms, people and data capabilities to build the bank of the future.
Technology stack: Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (Essbase, Essbase Studio, SmartView, Foundation Services – Shared Services, APS, Calc Manager etc), Oracle Weblogic, MS SQL, IBM Cognos TM1/ IBM Planning Analytics, IBM Cognos BI/Cognos Analytics, IBM WebSphere, Windows DOS and Linux Shell/Bash, GIT, Jenkins, Urban Code.
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.