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C# Developer

C# Developer

  • Location(s): UK Wide
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Ref: R00TR01023
  • Closing Date: 14 February 2022
  • We're happy to consider flexible working approaches for this role

As a Specialist Lending Software Engineer you will be working with project and application support teams building and maintaining a variety of Specialist Lending platforms to provide secure, reliable business solutions. You will be involved at all stages from proof of concept, design, build and test through to live support. Ongoing training is important and the opportunity to increase or acquire new skills in the technologies used is encouraged. This opportunity will sit in the Centre of Engineering Excellence and you will join a team of Engineers to share ideas and collaborate in the maintenance and building of Specialist Lending systems in the Homes and Dreams mission.

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 which requires us to be flexible, pro-active and maintain an understanding of our customer. Engineering provides a key foundation for any of the systems being developed for internal or customer facing use.

Your success isn’t based on how long you spend at your desk. You’ll have contracted hours, but we’re always happy to support flexible working wherever we can. That might mean working from home or different Nationwide offices or agreeing a working pattern to help you balance work and life. We will always strive to find a way that works for everyone.

If we receive a high volume of relevant applications, we may close the advert earlier than the advertised date, so please apply as soon as you can.

What you’ll be doing

Working within the Specialist Lending IT team you will be collaborating with the team, liaising with third parties and stakeholders, developing new components for Specialist Lending systems

Providing enhancements and support for existing in-house and third-party systems to create the best solution for Nationwide.

Using your skills and knowledge you will build systems and work through problems to provide reliable working solutions, attending meetings and offering advice and consultancy.

You may be required to join the out-of-hours on-call team from time to time.

About you

If you have the skills below then we are keen to hear from you:

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Open to learning new technologies and equally enthusiastic working with legacy systems
  • Passionate about building reliable, effective systems that meet the business needs
  • Able to work across multiple projects and immersing yourself in a team
  • Able to build good working relationships with both technical and business stakeholders, gaining their respect and trust based on your knowledge and professionalism

You will have experience of:

  • Relational Databases (e.g SQL Server or Oracle)
  • Writing Web Applications, Services and APIs using C#.Net
  • Web development with a good knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and associated frameworks such as Bootstrap, Vue / React, etc
  • Investigating and resolving incidents, identifying and documenting root cause


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:

  • Your values, and what makes you who you are
  • How you’d make a difference to our members in this role


We know applying for jobs can sometimes feel like you’re sending an application into a black hole. We review each application individually. So, it’s a good idea to call out your most relevant experience on your application to give yourself the best chance.

The extras you’ll get

There are all sorts of employee benefits available at Nationwide, including:

  • 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 annually

Why work at Nationwide

We’re different from other financial service providers. We’re a building society, owned by our members. And for over 130 years, we’ve supported those members to make the most of their money and achieve what they want from life.

That’s reflected in the way we work here at Nationwide. We come together to make sure we’re doing things in the best way possible, both for each other and for our members. If you join us, you’ll be part of that. You’ll be able to help us build something really quite special. And you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference.

On top of that, we always want you to be yourself. To use your skills and experience to make our Society stronger. To feel valued for who you are, not just what you do. Because here at Nationwide, we understand that we can do more together than we ever could alone.

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, so we will be in contact shortly after the closing date to let you know the outcome of your application. 


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