Infrastructure Devops Engineer

  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Full Time
  • Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group

Job Description

End Date

Friday 17 December 2021

Salary Range

£50,130 - £65,490

We support agile working click here for more information on agile working options.

Agile Working Options

Other Agile Working Arrangements / Open to Discussion

Job Description Summary

Lloyds Banking Group is the UK’s leading digital franchise, with over 13 million active online customers across our three main brands - including Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Scottish Widows - as well as the biggest mobile bank in the country. Group Transformation is one of the Divisions which is leading the way through new ways of working to implement our strategy and react faster to market developments.A key area of our Transformation is our investment in removing the mundane and repetitive tasks colleagues undertake and replacing these with Robotic Process Automation (RPA). We’re building one of the largest RPA workforces in the country - enabling colleagues to reinvest their time into more meaningful work for our business and customers.Join them as an RPA Engineer and you’ll never be short of new challenges, new processes and new people to engage with and influence RPA good practice...

Job Description

We're seeking the following skills and attributes:IT Infrastructure• Google or Azure Cloud deployment• Windows Server and Client Infrastructure• SQL Database Server• Dashboarding tools such as Elastic• DevOps Tooling eg Chef• Virtual desktopIn addition, it would be desirable for you to have knowledge of Linux.

Data AnalysisOur team all require to use our dashboarding tools to understand and optimise the behaviour of the platform. The ability to set up the tools would be a bonus.Knowledge of log ingestion and analytic solutionsAbility to build basic data transformation scripts and perform data loadsAbility to perform analysis and data discoveryRPA Technologies• Understanding of RPA concepts• Experience of RPA scripting would be beneficial (particularly Blueprism)• Understanding or RPA architecture patternsWe're looking for somebody with the knowledge to gain a deep understanding of the underlying RPA technologies with the flexibility to work with other engineers within the team to undertake “Run” and Change Management activities with the goal of improving the service offered to customers of the RPA estate.Activities will include:• Server deployment, configuration and basic administration, with an understanding of database optimisation techniques.• Monitoring and analysing VDI /Server infrastructure and system logs, allowing basic diagnostic and configuration of the Windows devices, including Windows Firewalls and IIS.• Investigation of incidents and underlying Root causes• Creation of Transact SQL, Batch and PowerShell scripts.• Use of the Elastic stack to ingest large amount of log data, by creating data transform and load scripts• Data analysis and discovery to provide insight into system operation and efficiency.• Investigations into the use of DevOps Tools and techniques in an RPA environment.

Non-Technical Skills:We're looking for:A good knowledge of the full IT SDLC, including software development, testing and release practices.Practical experience of Agile delivery, preferably using Scrum. methodologyYou'll able/willing to undertake travel to our RPA Hubs in locations around the country and may get opportunities to travel internationally.

About you…We want someone who is going to be stretched and get the opportunity to use your creativity and curiosity to bring about some amazing RPA solutions at scale to this huge organisation.We need someone who's also going to get some horizon-expanding exposure to a host of wider technologies and processes to automate.

We believe that it'll be an enjoyable, energising and intellectually challenging environment where you’ll see our real passion for innovation and robotics!

You’ll join a leading digital organisation with the support and career potential you’d expect. We’ll also provide a competitive benefits package with includes:• A performance related bonus;• Generous pension contribution;• 30 days holiday, plus bank holidays;• A flexible cash benefits allowance;• Wider corporate benefits.

We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodationWe also want to ensure our RPA colleagues get genuine career opportunities as well as represent the communities we serve...believing strongly in diversity and equal opportunity.So if joining us at a critical and exciting time in our RPA future appeals and you have the background we’re seeking then we’d love to hear from you!

At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain recover. 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.

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