Welcome to VERCIDA website.

Skip to main content
Enable Recite to make this website accessible

0%
Profile completeness

Did you know that users who have filled in their profile details are 42 times more likely to get matched with the right employer?

security illustration Help us find the best workplace for you by sharing more about yourself. We will never disclose your information with others.

Job description





    Company Info

    Working here is about being there for our customers; we're available should the worst happen and we work together to enable social and financial equality across the UK. But it's also about you -how you develop and what you can achieve. We'll help your talent thrive in an environment where you'll be supported to work flexibly and autonomously, sharing in our success and rewarded for a great performance with a generous benefits package.


    Department Info

    With around one million customers, our retail business helps turn customers' pension savings into lifelong retirement income and our corporate business looks after our defined benefit pension schemes ensuring they are effectively managed to protect against risk and achieve their maximum potential.

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.


    Job Duties

    Our Lead Python Developer / Team Lead is accountable for an Agile (Kanban) development team implementing our Risk Analytics software - including Solvency II and Liquidity solutions running on Red Hat Linux in Microsoft Azure, as well as additional systems utilising a variety of software stacks. They are the technical lead for the solutions, maintaining a roadmap and strategy that aligns with technology and business direction....

Before you apply, we encourage you to learn more about Legal & General

Be unique. Be authentic. However you prefer to say it, we really mean it. Our culture embraces people’s diverse perspectives and creates a positive environment where everyone belongs. We’re determined to build a better, more connected world for everyone.

Articles you might like


Our Lead Python Developer / Team Lead is accountable for an Agile (Kanban) development team implementing our Risk Analytics software - including Solvency II and Liquidity solutions running on Red Hat Linux in Microsoft Azure, as well as additional systems utilising a variety of software stacks. They are the technical lead for the solutions, maintaining a roadmap and strategy that aligns with technology and business direction.

This involves the full software development life cycle from initial specifications and requirements, through to estimation, development, testing, documentation and supporting the release.

The role also promotes and champions continuous development and automated build standards across all of LGR (CI/CD) and contributes towards the wider technology strategy in LGR IT.



Skills Required

Line management of a software development team

Experience of AlgoOne risk suite is beneficial

Proven ability to address and use initiative to deliver solutions to technical and business problems

Proven experience in software or database systems development and/or support with experience of project life cycles and complex product installation, customisation and commissioning

Software development life cycle, including Agile and Continuous Delivery & Integration

Cloud based architecture experience is beneficial

Capacity to estimate, manage own work and keep within plan

Extensive Python coding experience - including numpy, scipy, and preferably dask

Excellent hands on use of Unix commands / file systems and Unix application installation and shell scripting (specifically Red Hat)

Development experience and coding skills in some of: Visual Basic, Java, C++, C#, Bash would be beneficial

Familiarity with database essentials (SQL, installation, sizing, performance), experienced DBA skills not essential, but familiarity with using Oracle or MS SQL Server required

Source control, issue management software, and continuous integration software (Perforce, CVS, Subversion, GIT, JIRA, Hudson, Jenkins, Confluence)

Technical, Application and Data architecture skills


Benefits

Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you. Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, 30 days' holiday, private medical insurance, performance related bonuses, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products, as well as a 12% car allowance scheme, your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.


Job Sector
IT & Telecoms
Job Position
Software Developer
City/Town
London
Address
London, UK Show on map
Post date
Closing date

Other jobs in Insurance and Risk Management

You will receive an email with link to reset your password.

Enter your new password