- Analysis skills
- Communication skills
Wednesday 22 September 2021
£58,941 - £65,490
Agile Working Options
Other Agile Working Arrangements / Open to Discussion
Job Description Summary
Aims to deliver the highest quality customer driven software whilst continually challenging, motivating, mentoring and supporting their engineering teams. They will work in cross-disciplinary teams delivering exciting customer driven solutions and high quality software and showcase excellent interpersonal and communication skill whilst efficiently working across the project life cycle to ensure software operates as intended. This is a leadership level role and will blend both deep domain and technical expertise within a feature team and great passion for coaching and developing people in a “player-coach” model.
As one of the leading retail banks in the UK, Lloyds Banking Group is undertaking a major engineering transformation. Our goal is to put technology at the forefront of our culture and transform banking.
We're the largest provider of Mortgages in the UK, with over 2 million active Mortgages. We have placed Mortgages at the heart of our strategy to become the best bank for customers.
Our team in Mortgages is passionate about creating new services for our customers that transform the customer and colleague experience. Our culture brings together smart, committed, people from a diverse group of backgrounds that enjoy a collaborative and innovative environment that supports flexible and agile working.
As a Software Engineer, you'll work in a highly collaborative way, working closely with other specialists and engineers from LBG, suppliers and partner resources, located in the UK and offshore.
Do you want to drive cultural change at the UK’s largest digital bank?
You’ll play a key role working collaboratively with other lab roles to build empowered Teams who are motivated to take on business problems and realise value to customers through excellence in execution
Could you help us make it possible?
It’s an exciting time to join us as we’re investing in our people, data and platforms with £3bn over the next three years! We’ll give you training in our change approach, a support network through our Agile community and the opportunity to develop your career here.
So what are we looking for in you?
You're a dynamic and adaptable individual – able to use & learn new skills & knowledge in varying circumstances
You've a well-developed communication kit bag with extensive customer management experience
A natural facilitator and decision-maker, you'll enable cross team collaboration within the Lab
You'll be a skilled negotiator, analytical in your approach and a keen problem solver
As a leader and motivator you'll nurture team members to create a high performing team culture
And you'll influence positively - demonstrating the right values and behaviours and encouraging this in team members
We'll be specifically looking for these skills on your CV:
An understanding of the entire application stack and proven experience in modern web technologies, especially; Node.js, React.js, Redux, React Hooks, NodeJs, Server Side Rendering, Typescript, HTML, CSS.
Proven experience in writing RESTful APIs and web services in NodeJs
Strong Software Engineering background and deep knowledge of agile development practices, TDD/BDD, automated builds, continuous integration, code quality metrics etc.
Experience across the entire SDLC from inception, through build to production
Problem solving, written and verbal communication, troubleshooting and analytical skills.
Knowledge of effective cloud architecture solutions.
What else could you bring with you.
Exposure to SQL and NoSQL databases
Good working knowledge of containerisation – e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud Hosting
A role within our team will provide the chance to work flexibly, develop personally and professionally and work collaboratively with an ambitious team to build our business and bring to life the Group vision of being the Best Bank for Customers.
Together we make it possible!
You can expect a career that’s full of opportunity and a package that includes:
A performance related bonus
A generous pension contribution
30 days holiday plus bank holidays
Private Health cover
4% Flexible benefit cash pot you can shape to fit your lifestyle
Join us and be part of an inclusive, values-led culture that celebrates diversity, equal opportunity and provides opportunities for flexible working.
We'll ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process and to perform essential job functions.
Are you interested in joining our team? Apply today; 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.
In order to meet regulatory requirements under the conduct rules, the Group expects that all colleagues applying for or undertaking a role which is covered by these rules must abide by them at all times. You must keep the interests of customers and clients at the forefront of your daily activities and exercise appropriate skill, diligence and integrity in all aspects of your role to avoid any breaches of the conduct rules.