Software Engineer – Personalisation Lab

lbgcareers Lloyds Banking Group

Software Engineer

Lloyds Banking Group, Retail Transformation – Consumer Servicing.

Location: London based with hybrid working with 2 days in the office and the rest from home.

Salary & Benefits: £61,176 to £80,294 base salary, plus annual personal bonus, 15% employer pension contribution (when you put in 6%), 4% flexible cash pot, private medical insurance, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays.

We offer flexible working hours, to give you a good work life balance, agile working practices and are a very family friendly company.

LBG Labs:

Lloyds Banking Group are transforming the way we do Engineering. We’ve created “LBG Labs” and we’re building multi-functional, co-located teams giving them freedom to bring technology to the forefront of our business. This will help us create new, and improve existing, products and services to help us really make a difference to our customers.

Technology is at the heart of our business and architecture is at the heart of technology leadership – it is an integral part of our corporate strategy. As we go through this business and IT transformation, we need to be innovative, creative, and forward thinking. Our goal is to ensure our services are based on modern, scalable, and resilient technologies that deliver value to both our customers and our business. Our culture brings together hardworking, driven people from a diverse set of backgrounds – people at the core of who we are.

About the role:

This role is part of Onboarding and Customer Communications and will give you the opportunity to work in a fun dynamic team who are at the forefront of leading the way for customers & colleagues in transforming & digitising the Lloyds Banking Group Retail Bank across mobile, branch, telephony and internet banking. Working in a strong collaborative way to drive efforts to create, build, support and improve our end-to-end architecture across our channel development portfolio, also working closely with the product and engineering teams with lots of exciting new challenges.

About You:

You will be a core contributor to ensure good quality and engineering practices are followed in accordance with the engineering transformation strategy and report to the Lab Engineering Lead.

Passionate, inspiring and customer-centric, the Lab in which this Backend Engineering role sits is responsible for driving and executing the strategy for how the Bank engages with it’s customers in an evolving digital world. We are building capabilities to personalise our digital experiences, unlocking our rich customer and behavioural data to deliver individual experiences when customers interact with our apps and websites.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Identify general improvements and implement engineering best practices.
  • Collaborate with the team to iterate the design function and implement the products.
  • Collaborate with Front End, Data and DevOps Engineers to build features and experiments
  • Build efficient and reusable back-end systems and abstractions
  • Find and address performance issues.
  • Participate in design and code reviews.

What we need from you:

  • Java Spring
  • Java Hibernate
  • Rest / SOAP
  • Containers – Such as Docker, Jenkins, Kubernetes
  • GIT, test automation and CI
  • Application servers
  • SQL/NoSQL database

It would be great if you had:

  • Experience of building Microservices
  • Strong understanding of Core Java & Rest Services
  • Exposure to SOAP
  • Exposure to Web technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, CSS, JQuery, JSON
  • Banking & Finance experience preferably

What you’ll get in return:

We will provide you with a diverse, energising and lively environment that focuses on equal opportunity and real career progression! We’ll take your personal and professional development very seriously and enable you to make a genuine difference to millions throughout your career with us. Colleague Identity is built on the strong foundation provided by our Group Values and Codes of Responsibility and supports our vision of being Best Bank for Customers.

Together we make it possible!

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