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Senior Software Engineer - Banking


Job Title:
Senior Software Engineer - Banking

Job Ref:
1386

Location:
Tower Bridge, SE1

Brand:
uSwitch

Discipline:
Technology

Job Description

Senior Engineer - Banking

Banking Team

The uSwitch Banking vertical provides comparison products in the personal finance space. We are a multi-talented integrated business team, blending commercial, marketing and product development expertise in order to deliver the best products in the market. We are looking to grow the team in response to the high growth opportunities we see in the market.

The role

The role exists to continue the business innovation of our Banking Team. As uSwitch focuses on growing its business, the Banking team is positioned to be the leader and marketplace champion in personal finance. You will be fully involved in product roadmap creation and product delivery. You will have the chance to work on the full stack: from improving the onsite experience with new features through to improving our analytics platform.

Your Skills

  • Polyglot engineer with a front-end focus, expert in delivering high quality, consumer facing applications on a range of desktop and mobile devices
  • A strong, demonstrable background in Javascript and modern UI frameworks such as React, and web frameworks like Rails and Phoenix
  • Willing to take ownership of work from inception to deployment and operate outside their normal comfort zone.
  • Thrives in an environment with a high degree of autonomy, where managing your own time effectively and collaborating with other team members to define product strategy is expected.
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability of understand the needs of the different groups of stakeholders and to translate those needs into tasks that may or may not be technical.

Technology we use

  • Languages: Clojure, Ruby, Elixir, Javascript, R
  • Frameworks: Rails, Sinatra, Compojure, Phoenix
  • Databases: mysql, BigQuery, Postgres, ELK stack
  • Operations: AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, fabric/puppet

About ZPG Plc (www.zpg.co.uk)

ZPG Plc (LSE:ZPG) ("ZPG") owns and operates some of the UK`s most trusted property and household-related digital brands including Zoopla, uSwitch, PrimeLocation, Money and Hometrack.

ZPG helps empower smarter property and household decisions. It has an unrivalled proposition with its websites and mobile apps attracting over 50 million visits per month and over 25,000 business partners using its services.

ZPG was founded in 2007 and has a highly experienced management team, led by Founder & CEO, Alex Chesterman OBE.