Senior Software Engineer - Backend
- Location Swindon Head Office, South West England
- Salary Competitive
- Contract type Permanent
- Closing date 30/09/2018
- Ref R001900601
It’s easy to misunderstand what Nationwide is like. Why? Because we’re not like a bank. We’re not like other financial services companies either. As a Backend Software Engineer here, you’ll sit within a growing delivery team optimising user experience. Working across the full spectrum of our digital estate – from revolutionising open banking, to building leading apps, you’ll be making it all possible.
Who we're looking for
You. We’re looking for a skilled Backend Software Engineer to develop first-class products in our Agile environment.
If you’re the kind of person who is in their element creating a team culture where ideas and people have the scope and support to grow, this is it.
You’ll bring a portfolio of technology knowledge, solutions and best practices, putting them into action and always looking for ways to step it up.
To be considered, you’ll need familiarity with modern backend development, applications and a strong working knowledge of the following:
• Low level network programming
• Distributed [NoSQL] databases (Couchbase, Cassandra, MongoDB…)
• One of the following programming languages: Golang , Rust, Python ( experience with .NET core would be beneficial)
A strong technical background familiar with distributed programming, cryptographic algorithms & decentralised computing. You are proactive and you’ll seize every available opportunity to share your knowledge and improve processes.
What you'll be doing
Working on world-leading technologies, you’ll drive your team to deliver exciting new products to our members. It’s all about activity at Nationwide. Being on hand to rectify issues, complete product launches and deliver system upgrades efficiently. With an unrelenting focus on quality, you’ll develop first-class experiences in an Agile environment, driving continuous improvements across your domain. This is an opportunity to take projects from inception to delivery. Nothing beats that feeling when a project is well executed, and you’ve been at the front of it. Nationwide is a great place for this, and an even better place to use your industry experience and enhance your career.
The extras you'll get
Feeling as though you belong means feeling valued, recognised and rewarded. We aim to give all of our people a good work-life balance, so you’ll receive your schedule in advance, helping you to work around your day-to-day life, and we show our support through the recognition and rewards scheme we offer:
Info on what this benefit structure looks like can be accessed here.
We’d love it if you joined us. Click apply today and send us your CV to take the first step towards building society, nationwide. Please note: To help us do the right thing by our members, all applicants will be subject to a criminal record, credit check and references.