We are rebuilding on our current Originations systems, which includes Current Account, Savings and Credit Cards applications with new technologies and new ways of working. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a team alongside other skilled engineers, where you will be at the frontline of, designing, developing and supporting these key applications.
You'll be based at our state of the art offices in Ramsbury House Swindon and enjoy flexible working, a competitive salary and excellent benefits package
At Nationwide we openly put our 15 million members at the centre of every decision we make as a business. Every role, no matter what it’s doing, is member focused.
Nationwide is investing £1.2b in IT transformation, so it’s never been a more exciting time to join. Building high performing teams plays a huge part in this transformation, which is why we need a skilled Lead Engineer to work within our Every Day Banking teams based in Swindon.What you’ll be doing
We are looking for a mid-level engineer for one of our digital hubs, who can help define and create member-focused experiences across our products.
Day-to-day you’ll be exploiting your experience of delivering first-class solutions in an Agile environment. You’ll be involved in peer-review and sometimes mentoring. You’ll help to drive continuous improvements and adopt industry best practices. You’ll aspire to become an SME on the tools and technologies used to build our applications and over tie, gain a deep understanding of the end-to-end process from a technical perspective.
Please note, this role will involve being part of an "on call" rota.
We need somebody with the following:
Experience of the following:
Understanding of Containerisation technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
Experience in Cloud services, such as AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
Understanding of Event driven architecture design using tools such as Kafka
Experience of API-driven and microservices-based architectures
We’re also interested in who you are as a person. Why? Because our membership is made up of so many different kinds of people, so we want our employees to be just as diverse. We’d love to hear about:
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The extras you’ll get
Our people’s success isn’t based on how long they spend at their desk. While you’ll have contracted hours, we want to offer a flexible environment where possible. That might be working from home, logging on from other offices across the UK, or working part time or compressed hours.
We’ve let you know about the flexibility available for this role at the start of the advert. This means you can quickly decide if it suits how you’d like to work.
There are all sorts of employee benefits available at Nationwide, including:
Why work at Nationwide
We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.
If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. And something really quite special.
What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities. So if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured, and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society, nationwide.
What to do next
If this role is for you, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. You’ll need to attach your up to date CV and answer a few quick questions for us
We respond to everyone, and so we will be in contact shortly after the closing date to let you know the outcome of your application.