Net and SQL Developer (open to flexible working)
Our vision is to make Lloyds Banking Group the best bank for customers. As the UK's largest retail and commercial bank, we have a footprint that touches nearly every community and household in the UK. That gives us a big responsibility to support the UK economy, and to put customers at the heart of everything we do. To achieve this, we also need to be the best bank for our colleagues and our communities - and we have a clear strategy in place to make this a reality. We are building on our many strengths: iconic brands, strong heritages and great people. To unlock the great potential in our business, we are becoming more efficient, more transparent, and more responsive to customers. Already the UK's largest community investor, we are giving even more back. Above all, we are putting customers first.
We are looking for an experienced software developer to join our team to contribute to the success of an important strategic project. Development of web based tools used both online by customers, and offline by call centre sales agents. You will be of senior developer level within the team and will need to have strong Microsoft SQL database skills with regards to database administration and data manipulation. You will be responsible for the technical input and implementation of all aspects of business requirement, design and build through the tools supplied, playing a key role in the success of a direct sales channel within a large corporation in the financial services sector.
Key responsibilities include undertaking delivery of designated specialist activities in order to secure the successful delivery of project to migrate critical software applications & databases to a brand new platform, execute changes with the development tools supplied and ensuring compliance with appropriate best practice.
You will contribute to the design, development and specification of new/redesigned processes, systems, information, documentation and supporting materials, consulting with customers where appropriate, to ensure that their requirements are fully understood and met whilst providing expertise and support for the infrastructure underpinning the business MI capability. Managing and evolving day to day relationships with internal and external partners. Support the planning and execution of systems testing, performance testing and user acceptance testing, for any IT changes / project implementations / enhancement releases, as directed.
Providing advice, guidance and coaching to less experienced team members in order to enhance their technical capabilities and ensure value added service to customers overseeing the work of the team as required is key, whilst supporting the timely and accurate delivery of all requested projects and initiatives ensuring these are within specification and budget costs. You will ensure that the detailed business requirement and configuration change execution outputs are in full compliance with all relevant mandatory and regulatory requirements, such as the Data Protection Act, W3C Accessibility, DDA and Cross-browser support.
Ideally you will have previous experience of Service Orientated Architectures and application of Application Programming Interfaces (API's). You will be an expert with Microsoft development tools - Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, Visio, and possess strong knowledge of MS Office products and its underlying programming language.
Our culture within Insurance brings together smart, talented, people from diverse backgrounds that enjoy a collaborative and innovative environment supporting flexible and agile working.
Please note this is a Fixed Term Contract until July 2018
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