Job description It's easy to misunderstand what Nationwide is like. Why? Because we're not like a bank. We're not like other financial services companies either. As a Software Engineer here, you'll sit within a growing delivery team optimising user and member experience, working at the heart of our IT estate on our Core Banking applications. Who we're looking for You. We hope, anyway. We are looking for Software Engineers who can operate over the full lifecycle from Design through to Implementation and have the experience to shape solutions and coach other engineers. We are looking for people with a strong hands-on track record as a software engineer, with experience in application design and development - leading solutions across our Banking and MI Reporting portfolios. You will initially be assuring the design and development of SQL based ETL solutions for the interfaces between our Core Banking system and the rest of the estate, though over time will also work on our industry leading, specialist systems and processes.
You should have demonstrable experience in aspects of • Development of MS SQL databases and reporting, particularly in performance tuning of large volume ETL processing • Familiarity with SAP Banking and/or SAP Business Warehouse would be an advantage • Full appreciation of Software Development Lifecycles and knowledge of Agile and DevOps • Functional & Technical Design • Performance and resilience related architecture and design activities • Engineering of IT solutions to meet Business requirements • Live incident support • Experience of working in multi-tier IT architectures • Strong stakeholder management & engagement skills, effective at all levels • Have experience in task management & mentoring team members • The ability to quickly understanding problems and provide root cause analysis and resolution What you'll be doing You will be involved in all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle, thinking end to end. You will be leading teams of engineers to deliver both technical and design outcomes as well as collaborating across other technical delivery and support areas, providing advice and consultancy.
• Engagement with programmes & projects to provide expert input into all aspects of the lifecycle, from early life through to production support • Accountable for Detailed Functional & Technical Design• Engineering of Software solutions, including design & code reviews • Understanding the business impact of technical problems and be comfortable making risk assessments • Proactively contributing to the evolution of Software Engineering within Nationwide
Apply now The extras you'll get Feeling as though you belong means feeling valued, recognised and rewarded. We aim to give all of our people a good work-life balance, so you'll receive your schedule in advance, helping you to work around your day-to-date life, and we show our support through the recognition and rewards scheme we offer:
Our packages include life assurance, pension, bonus and benefits scheme. As part of our team, you will receive: • Access to technical learning, including sites such as Pluralsight, to help you progress your skills and career • Pension scheme where if you pay in 7% we'll top it up to 23% • Life assurance worth 8x your salary • 24 days' holiday plus bank holidays • The ability to 'buy' up to 10 days more holiday • Flexible benefits scheme giving you access to discount vouchers at various retail outlets • Access to an annual performance related bonus scheme
We'd love it if you joined us. Click apply today and send us your CV to take the first step towards building society, nationwide. Please note: To help us do the right thing by our members, all applicants will be subject to a criminal record check, credit check and references.
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Nationwide is the world's largest building society. But, however large we grow, we will never lose sight of what makes us different: our commitment to our members and to building our society in the right way. Our goal is to be more than a business. We want to be known as an organisation that is always open, honest and trustworthy, where people are helped, supported and loyal. After all, we're a building society. So we're building our 'society' with a sense of community and with a collective belief in the idea that we're all here to help each other. That's what we're all about and that's what makes us different.
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