Software Engineer

  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Full Time
  • Halifax
Lloyds Banking Group

Job Description

End Date

Friday 05 November 2021

Salary Range

£39,717 - £44,130

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

You'll work in a highly collaborative way to drive efforts to create, build, support and improve our frontend client software, working in partnership with a range of teams encountering lots of exciting new challenges. You'll become a core contributor ensuring quality and engineering practices are followed in accordance with engineering transformation strategy.As the ideal Software Engineer, we'll need you to possess a “can-do” demeanour, capable of bootstrapping projects and working optimally with multi-disciplinary, internal and external distributed teams across the project lifecycle.

Job Description

Our Mission

We're on a journey to build the bank of the future, and we need your help. We’re continuing our extensive transformation Programme, with an investment of £3bn, redefining what a bank is from the inside out. Become part of our diverse team, and you'll experience a rare opportunity to impact the lives of more than 26 million customers through brands including Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Scottish Widows. We need people who can make this transformation a reality.

Want to know more?

You'll work in a highly collaborative way to drive efforts to create, build, support and improve our frontend client software, working in partnership with a range of teams encountering lots of exciting new challenges. You'll become a core contributor ensuring quality and engineering practices are followed in accordance with engineering transformation strategy.

As the ideal Software Engineer, we'll need you to possess a “can-do” demeanour, capable of bootstrapping projects and working optimally with multi-disciplinary, internal and external distributed teams across the project lifecycle.

What you'll be doing:

You'll build relationships and work efficiently with others across a variety of domains, subject areas and locations. Be passionate about technology and its application to real-world problems with strong Computer Science fundamentals. You'll demonstrate design and UX sensibilities and have excellent communication skills with the ability to explain ideas and problems clearly to non-development colleagues and partners.

You'll build efficient and reusable front-end systems and abstractions, find and address performance issues, participate in design and code reviews. You'll also identify general improvements and implement front-end methodologies, collaborate with the product/design team to iterate the design function and implement the products and collaborate with various stakeholders to build features and experiments.

Knowledge & Experience

  • Strong Java developer
  • Experience in building and designing UI user journeys
  • Use Web services incorporating: SOAP, REST+JSON, XML
  • Git (source code repository)
  • Experience of working in SaaS/PaaS cloud computing frameworks
  • Technical and functional knowledge of Workday and General Interface solutioning

Tools:

  • Modern dev tool (IDE) such as Eclipse, Intellij IDEA
  • Web services test tool: Postman
  • XML spy to accommodate XSLT programming, Workday integration templates, Workday Studio

We'll offer a comprehensive package that includes:

A performance-related bonus of up to 30%

A 4% "flex" cash pot to spend on benefits (or take as cash)

Car/car allowance, colleague products and discounts

30 days holiday plus bank holidays

Private medical benefit, share schemes and generous pension contribution

Tempted to apply but something holding you back?

We ensure our workforce represents every corner of society, and we celebrate diversity.

We further ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to join the application process.

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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