In your new role, you ll engineer and maintain innovative, customer centric, high performance, secure and robust solutions
We ll look to you to design and engineer software focusing on the customer or user experience as the primary objective
It s a chance to hone your existing technical skills and advance your career as you develop the discipline of software engineering across the business
What youll do
As a Software Engineer, you ll design, develop and deploy applications capable of meeting and exceeding the anticipated load, performance and availability volumes, including load balancing, performance testing and benchmarking.
You ll be working within a feature team and using extensive experience to engineer software, scripts and tools that are often complex, as well as liaising with other engineers, architects and business analysts across the platform.
You ll also be:
Producing high quality software which adds value to the business
Working in permanent teams who are responsible for the full life cycle, from initial development, through enhancement and maintenance to replacement or decommissioning
Collaborating to optimise our software engineering capability
Designing, producing, testing and implementing our working code
Working across the life cycle, from requirements analysis and design, through coding to testing, deployment and operations
The skills youll need
To excel in this role, you ll need a strong technical background with willingness to own and resolve problems including POC work and other activity. You ll need a background in software engineering, software design, architecture, and an understanding of how your area of expertise supports our customers.
You ll have experience of test-driven development alongside the use of automated test frameworks, mocking or stubbing and unit testing tools. Ideally, you ll also have a background in solving highly complex, analytical and numerical problems.
You ll also need:
Experience with container orchestration such as Kubernetes, Linux shell scripting, security concepts protocols, Webservices using xml and SOAP, and REST APIs like JSON and Yaml
Knowledge of CI/CD tools (Jenkins or Gitlab), logging and monotioring tools (Grafana, Prometheus or Splunk), integrational technologies like Kafka and MQ, and database and query languages like SQL
Experience of DevOps and Agile methodology and associated toolsets and methodologies
Knowledge of relational, in-memory, distributed and NoSQL databases
Experience of implementing programming best practice, especially around scalability, automation, virtualisation, optimisation, availability and performance.