Type: Temporary Date Posted: 17 Apr 2019 Senior Engineer Temporary One Lime Street, London About Us Technology will drive business value for Lloyd's of London and its customers by delivering effective and efficient IT services that embrace innovation for competitive advantage, whilst leveraging its global scope to standardise and integrate platforms and secure the highest value from strategic partnership through optimal sourcing The Role To work as a part of cross-functional, self-organising team enhancing and supporting critical services while delivering maximum business value, in alignment with strategic priorities What Will You Do?
Take a hands-on development role on products; designing, coding, testing and implementing new functionality and supporting existing services, embracing a continuous delivery mind-set.
Support and help drive the adoption of test-driven and behaviour-driven development frameworks, along with continuous delivery and automation testing
Ensure the quality of code is met through the use of unit, integration and acceptance testing and perform appropriate tuning/refactoring to ensure the system performs to its specification
Collaborate with the DevOps team in line with project/product goals and objectives.
Conduct and promote the use of peer reviews to provide feedback to developers within the team
Identify improvement areas in the delivery process and make recommendations
Monitor own task assignments within the product teams and update systems and colleagues in a timely and effective manner.
Maintain familiarity and continue to learn a wide range of relevant and suitable application development tools, techniques and enhance business domain understanding.
Foster an environment of collaboration, sharing ideas, information, experience, definition and reuse of components and processes and engendering cross-discipline communication and interaction
Build and maintain effective working relationships with the business and provide support in User Acceptance Test activities, taking ownership for business related defects and changes
What You'll Need
Strong problem solving skills, including the ability to apply creative and innovative thinking, challenge the status quo and drive beneficial process improvements
Excellent relationship management skills, including the ability to negotiate, agree and then manage the scope of activities
Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)
Test Driven Development (TDD)
Specification by Example
Languages: C#, Visual Basic .NET, C++ .NET
Web frameworks: ASP.NET MVC (Model View Controller)
Communication frameworks: WCF, ASP.NET Web API
ORM: Entity Framework (EF)
C# unit testing framework: Specflow
C# build tools: TFS
Database skills: SQL Server
User interface: Kendo UI
Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skills
'Customer-centric' approach to delivering appropriate solutions
Application lifecycle management & project delivery, using Agile methodologies such as SCRUM and Kanban
A good commercial working knowledge and understanding of .Net and web frameworks, build tools and unit testing frameworks
Broad knowledge of technology infrastructure that Lloyd's has implemented to underpin its application development.
Experience of a customer service focused, process & data driven environment
Working as part of a collaborative, self-organising agile team
As the successful candidate, you can expect to be rewarded with a competitive annual salary and benefits. We are committed to flexible working, therefore if you would like to consider this as a part-time opportunity, please email firstname.lastname@example.org At Lloyd's we believe that innovation comes from having an inclusive culture of equality and diversity. We use ClearTalents to discover how we might help you feel welcomed, supported and able to do as well as you can when applying to work for us, including identifying any reasonable adjustments that we may need to make. Should you feel that you require reasonable adjustments during your application process we request that you please follow this link to create a ClearTalents user profile: https://cleartalents.com/apply/lloyds-se11555498113
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