Opportunity Details

Posted: 16/09/2021

Full Stack Developer

United Kingdom, Flexible Location
Schedule Type
Full Time
Job Family
Corporate Functions
The Role

Shawbrook is a specialist UK lending and savings bank founded in 2011 to serve the needs of SMEs and individuals in the UK with a range of lending and savings products.

We differentiate ourselves by concentrating on markets where our specialist knowledge and personalised approach to underwriting offer us a competitive advantage. This supports attractive stable returns and sustainable growth and also benefits businesses and consumers in parts of the market which continue to be poorly served by traditional high street banks. Fundamental to our success is a relationship focus which puts the interests of our customers and business partners at the heart of everything we do, built on a culture which stresses the use of our experience and judgement to make decisions that balance risk, return and customer need.

We are currently looking for a Full Stack software developer in partnership with the business to provide continuous system improvements and deliver projects through the use of the Agile Methodology, ensuring that quality standards are met and that a delivery-focused approach is applied throughout.

  • Contribute to the overall technical direction of the Savings development team and the wider Shawbrook development team
  • Code system amendments / enhancements as per specifications (modules / user interface / reports / web services / windows services).
  • Test system amendments / enhancements made by self and others in partnership with QA resources.
  • Documenting of system amendments / enhancements.
  • Database design / administration in relation to system amendments / enhancements.
  • Periodical review and enhancement of departmental software development processes.
  • Ensure all changes applied to the Production environment adhere to and follow all requirements for a highly regulated environment including the authoring of detailed run books and rigorous Change Control.
The Person
  • Qualification in Mathematics/Computing or science related subject at A-level or equivalent.
  • Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent in a science, mathematics or technology discipline
  • Solid working knowledge of multi-user systems.
  • Ideally with experience from a Financial Services background
  • Must have solid working knowledge of both thin and fat client multiuser systems
  • Must know and regularly use all steps of the software development life cycle (especially technical specification / code writing / testing).
  • Experience in object-oriented designed systems required.
  • Experience in source code management (branching/merging).

This role is an SB4 within the internal Shawbrook banding structure