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Senior Software Engineer

Lloyds Banking Group

Job Description

End Date

Monday 04 July 2022

Salary Range

£50,130 - £85,137

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

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer, a pivotal role in the future of our product development, where you can shape the way we design, build, test, and deploy using ground breaking technology.

Job Description

Our Mission

We're on a journey to build the bank of the future, and we need your help. Were continuing our transformation programme, redefining what a bank is from the inside out.

About the role

As a Feature Team Senior 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 ground breaking technology.

On a day-to-day basis, this will mean being part of an engineering team which will:

  • Launch new products & services
  • Extend the functionality of our products and services
  • Integrate 3rd party APIs to our products and services
  • Secure, update and maintain multiple content repositories

Your 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'll be expected to demonstrate and apply outstanding software engineering practices and skills, whilst working in a collaborative and agile environment. Youll 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.

Heres how youll 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 intricate 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 understand the entire application stack, deep and broad knowledge, and significant exposure to Java / Spring Boot Framework
  • Knowledgeable on agile development practices, continuous integration, and test automation (TDD, BDD, Selenium)
  • You'll also understand how to design low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications in the public cloud using containerisation
  • Youll know about microservices design and build
  • Youll have strong demonstrable coaching mentoring less experienced and junior engineers experience to support and build team the capability

We also welcome the following desirable skills and experience:

  • An understanding of Faster Payments
  • Exposure to Docker and container orchestration tools e.g. Kubernetes
  • Deep understanding of DevOps pipelines and managing change with it

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 thats enriching and full of opportunity. We promote an inclusive, collaborative and encouraging environment- it's one of the many things our colleagues love about working with us!

We'll also give you a comprehensive package that includes a 4% flex benefit cash pot to spend on benefits (or take as cash). discretionary variable annual performance bonus, generous employer pension contribution up to 15%, 30 days holiday entitlement plus bank holidays, private medical health cover, share plans and access to staff discounts!

Together we have a key role to play in shaping the bank of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll continue to have opportunities to learn, grow and develop.

Sound like you? Apply today, wed 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 were building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.

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