Software Engineer (Node.js & React.js)

Software Engineer (Node.js & React.js)

Lloyds Banking Group | Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH120, Un

Posted 11 days ago

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At Lloyds Banking Group, we're inspired by a clear purpose; to Help Britain Recover. Across the Group, our colleagues are passionate about making a difference to customers, businesses and communities. We're on the mission to build the bank of the future, and we need your help to do it. We're redefining what a bank is from the inside out. Our technology, culture, and our mindsets are changing to craft a true engineering-led organisation.

We're creating new opportunities and products to improve customer experiences for years to come. With our business evolving to more modern and flexible ways of working, we want driven, dynamic and innovative individuals who join us on this journey.

We're looking for someone who loves technology and its application to real-world problems. A 'great teammate' who can establish relationships and work efficiently with others to help lead and deliver high quality technical solutions.

Our Insurance , Pensions and Investments (IP&I) Labs are focused on improving support to our customers throughout their financial lives, with clear, straightforward customer journeys, helping empower them to make the right decisions on their long-term Saving, Investment & Retirement needs.

About the role:
As a Senior Software Engineer you'll join a lab who are focussed on building a market leading Corporate Pensions (Workplace) proposition. The role, within our Employer team, will require you to utilise your skills to build new digital features - possible examples being on demand video, analytics & insight and direct payroll integration - whilst transforming the application architecture to be micro-services based. As a strong advocate for driving engineering excellence you'll work collaboratively with other team members, partners and third parties to build empowered teams who are motivated to solve business problems and realise value to customers.

So what are we looking for in you?

Providing technical leadership by supporting, training, and mentoring software engineers

Keeping up to date with technical advances to drive innovation

Leading software development lifecycle processes and standards improvement

You will lead the software development in the team, establishing high technical standards and ensuring high code quality and consistency

Broad and deep technical experience with a passion for engineering excellence

You will work with the Engineering Lead and Solution Architects, to drive technical strategy to solving technical challenges and translating business requirements into technical solutions.

You're a dynamic and adaptable individual, able to use and learn new skills in varying circumstances.

We'll be specifically looking for these skills on your CV:

Solid understanding of the entire software development lifecycle and experience in end to end delivery of software products.

Extensive experience with agile development methods & tooling e.g. Scrum, Kanban, Jira & Confluence, and experience of working as part of an agile team

Strong software development background essential, along with knowledge of modern software development toolsets including Cloud hosting, Containers, Kubernetes, Web App development, API's, DevOps Continuous Integration and Delivery.

You'll have an understanding of the entire application stack, and significant exposure to modern web technologies, especially Node.j and ideally, React.js.

If this is you, come and join our inclusive, values-led culture focused on making a difference.

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 that's enriching and full of opportunity.

You'll also receive a package that includes

Discretionary bonus

Cash sum of 4% which you can exchange for a variety of benefits or simply take the cash

Private Medical Insurance

Pension, where we'll give up to a max of 15%

Share plans

30 days holiday plus bank holidays

Are you interested in joining us? Apply today, we'd love to hear from you