Java or .Net Software Engineer (Software Developer)

Location:Cardiff
Job Type:Full Time

Java or .Net Software Engineer (Software Developer)

Lloyds Banking Group Motor Finance

Cardiff - St. Williams House, CF10 5BH

Salary & Benefits: £38,934 to £45,422 base salary, plus significant annual personal bonus %, 13% employer pension contribution, 4% flexible cash pot, private medical insurance, 28 days holiday plus bank holidays. We also offer flexible working hours and agile working practices. Working for Lloyds is great.

Want a Summary of the Role?

This Software Engineering role sits in the Motor Digital eCommerce Systems team who are responsible for maintaining and developing Lloyds Blackhorse Web and API Motor systems. Your day to day role would involve software development and technical problem solving on .Net or Java applications, contributing ideas to the team and challenging existing practices, supporting testing activities and other ad-hoc development support as the team needs. We are involved in project based work and business as usual developments. There's an opportunity to work with high performing technical engineers to expand your technical knowledge, along with sharing your own experiences

So what am I responsible for as Software Engineer?

We are doing a lot of exciting work in our Engineering space. You would work within a cross-functional team and collaborate with a range of technical and non-technical staff to shape and review technical designs, support project stakeholders to understand critical path, team engagements and priorities, specifying and supporting low-level infrastructure design and configuration details.

Primarily you would be responsible for building and maintaining relevant applications in Java or C#.NET 4.5.2. Supporting those developments through route to live environments and relevant infrastructure support. You would work in an Agile DevOps environment.

What experience, skills and knowledge will I need to do this role?

You will need a minimum of two years of experience of relevant software engineering across the whole software development lifecycle, ideally in a large scale complex systems environment. Your primary development language should be either Java or C#.Net and you will need to be comfortable communicating with a range of people.

Desired would be knowledge of agile development practices, SQL Server, TDD/BDD, automated builds, continuous integration, code quality metrics and any exposure to financial services, but please apply if you don't!

Alternative backgrounds we are happy to consider would be strong relevant graduates with the desired coding skills or perhaps people who have retrained recently to move into software development.

This would be a great role if you……

  • Are passionate about software engineering
  • Enjoy problem solving, troubleshooting and analysis
  • Want to help make a difference for our 40 million UK customers

Who are Lloyds Banking Group?

As the UK's largest retail and commercial bank, we have a footprint that touches nearly every community and household in the UK. That gives us a big responsibility to support the UK economy, and we have a clear strategy to put customers first and achieve our vision of being the best bank for our customers.

We're committed to employing a diverse and inclusive workforce, reflective of the customers and communities we serve - where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.

Together we make it possible.

If you perhaps don't have your CV ready yet, or would like to discuss the role before applying please e-mail for more information.