Solution Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Halifax, Manchester
  • This position has been filled.
  • Salary: £33,993 - £44,130

Website Lloyds Banking Group

Lloyds Banking Group is the UK’s largest Digital, Retail and Commercial Bank with a focus on Helping Britain Recover and Prosper. We’re on the mission to build the bank of the future, and we need your help to do it. Continuing our extensive transformation programme, our technology and our mind-set are changing to craft a true engineering-led organisation.

 

What are we looking for?
Our Business Development Team in Technology Resilience & Workplace Engineering is looking for a flexible Engineer who understands what a modern workplace solution looks like, is motivated by challenging the status quo, and has a track record for helping to deliver positive change into the organisation.

This is your opportunity to be part of a team transforming our ways of working. 

 

Job Description

Lloyds Banking Group is the UK’s biggest Retail, Digital and Mobile bank with over 30 million customers and a big responsibility to help Britain Prosper. We’re in the middle of a £3bn investment into our People, Platforms and Data – with a Software Engineering led approach, all as part of our strategy to become the best bank for customers. And it’s the role of our Chief Information Office (CIO) who provide the backbone and infrastructure upon which this bank of the future will sit.

Our Business Development Team in Technology Resilience & Workplace Engineering is looking for a flexible Engineer who understands what a modern workplace solution looks like, is motivated by challenging the status quo, and has a track record for helping to deliver positive change into the organisation.

 

Want to hear more?

Our Customer Technology (Journey) Team is looking for a flexible Engineer who has the potential to understand what a modern workplace solution looks like, is motivated by challenging the status quo, and has some experience of helping to deliver positive change into an organisation. This is your opportunity to be part of a team redefining our ways of working. We’re at the forefront of promoting technical change with the colleague experience and acting as facilitators of technical change to the Group (while adhering to strategic direction and governance).

 

Our current areas of influence and interest are:

  • Collaboration & Unified Communications (Voice, Video, Documents, IM/Chat)
  • Future of Work e.g. hybrid/flexible
  • Knowledge Management
  • Office Engineering (Microsoft 365 & E5)
  • Process Optimisation
     

The Technical Consultancy & Solutions Function in Customer Technology (Journey) Team is responsible for:

  • Creating relationships with internal customers and colleagues in the Group Technology Teams and the business Value Streams
  • Representation of other relevant Engineering teams
  • Supporting all technical aspects required of Customer Technology (Journey) activities (such as Solutioning, Architecture, Security, Infrastructure, Cost/Benefits Estimation, Risk and Data Classification)
  • Collaborating with Engineering Centres of Excellence and Architecture & Strategy to keep aligned with roadmaps and LBG Strategy
     

What will you be doing

As one of our Engineers you’ll employ your current knowledge/skills to help to instigate and design innovative solutions for the whole of LBG, and you’ll be able to operate in a fast-paced environment with the ability to work across different technologies, projects, and teams simultaneously, will be analytical in your approach and will be curious and able to demonstrate potential.

 

About you;

  • An understanding of IT Architecture (Data/Application/Infrastructure)
  • Knowledge of modern security techniques in Data, Applications, & Network
  • Experience of Microsoft 365 & E5 Application Suite
  • Experience of Technical Analysis and technical Risk Management

Ideally you’ll have;

  • Experience in IT Architecture design
  • Experience of modern security techniques
  • Business Case creation (Technical Cost Estimation)
  • Governance experience
  • Interest in New Technologies
  • Cloud Platform Fundamentals
  • Some understanding of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
     

So, if you have the knowledge (and ideally some experience) we’re seeking then please get in touch; we’d love to hear from you. Together we make it possible!

 

What would you get in return?

You’d get a benefits package that includes;

  • A performance related discretionary bonus
  • Generous pension contribution
  • 28 days leave plus bank holidays
  • A flexible cash pot (4% of base salary) to spend on benefits
  • Private health cover
  • Wider corporate benefits and perks
     

We’re dedicated to giving you opportunities and support to develop you both expertly and personally to optimise your potential.

As a new colleague, you’ll join us on our journey to build a 21st century bank that reflects modern Britain, and craft an inclusive culture where all colleagues feel encouraged and valued.

 

We’re committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve, and to building an inclusive environment where all our colleagues can be

themselves and succeed on merit. We support the principles of agile working and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We’re an equal opportunity employer and deeply value diversity within our organisation.

 

So, if you have the Engineering experience we’re seeking then get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.

 

Together we make it possible

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.