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Senior Software Engineer - Java/API

Senior Software Engineer - Java/API

  • Location: UK Wide
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Ref: R002802507
  • Closing Date: 31 January 2021

For a Senior Software Engineer like you, it’s a unique opportunity to get a Centre of Engineering Excellence off the ground, influence its evolution and grow your career.  This role can be based in our London or Swindon offices.

We’re following the lead of some of the world’s biggest tech companies in solving the huge complexities of massive-scale, user-driven systems.

So we’re embarking on a new chapter in our architectural thinking focused around event streams and event-driven architectures. It involves utilising technologies such as Java, Microservices, API development, Test automation, Cassandra/NoSQL  and ideally Apigee.

This is an opportunity to shape and be part of our new vision, while having a healthy work-life balance.

 

What you’ll be doing

As a Senior Software Engineer you’ll be at the frontline working across the technology portfolio to solve complex problems by designing, building and testing systems that are processing millions of transactions per day.

Our diverse IT estate ranges from legacy to cutting edge Proof of Concepts and as a team player who can lead by example we want you to develop contacts and relationships so things are done faster and more efficiently.

We’ll expect you to get stuck in and have a go, knowing that sometimes to fail fast is to learn fast.

 

About you

We are looking an experienced Software Engineer with experience of:

  • Java
  • Microservices
  • API development
  • Test automation
  • Apigee Cassandra/NoSQL

 

The extras you’ll get

If you put a lot in, it’s only fair that you get a lot out. Our rewards and recognition scheme includes:

  • A personal pension – if you put in 7% of your salary, we’ll top up by a further 16%
  • Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Access to an annual performance related bonus
  • Access to training to help you develop and progress your career
  • 25 days holiday

 

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. 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.

 

Senior Software Engineer - Java/API

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