Full Stack Developer
Issuer & Member Services IT is a growing team to support the expansion (of users and functionality) of one of the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) key strategic web services. The foundation platform is operational on the AWS public cloud and leverages a number of modern technologies (ie serverless, NoSQL, containers, etc) and these will need to adapt and expand to accommodate the business growth plans.
The FS Dev will play a central role in developing the platform's functionality (both front-end and back-end) and engineering changes and enhancements to the underlying system components and toolsets.
Working in a modern cloud technology stack
Gaining experience in a significant global financial services enterprise
Directly contributing to the business value of the service
Directly contributing to non-functional improvements
Directly contributing to service improvements (team processes, tools, etc)
Delivery of front end and back end solutions in accordance with PO and Tech Lead priorities
Designing and delivering solutions in accordance with team and organisational standards
Collaborating with peers for code reviews, QA and progression through the SDLC
Supporting diagnosis and resolution of production issues as needed
Identifying and overcoming/working around obstacles, challenges and impediments to progress
Contributing to the development of team standards and service improvements
Participation in Sprint events - estimations, scrums, reviews, retrospectives, etc in accordance with team standards
Full lifecycle development (Agile)- from requirements analysis, estimation, design, coding, unit testing, documenting, peer reviews, and QA validation
Full lifecycle workflow - using Jira, Gitlab/Bitbucket, Jenkins, etc in accordance with team standards
Code management - branching, commits, merges in accordance with team standards
Set up and management of personal development environment (AWS Workspace)
Managing service improvement activities alongside development and support activities
Coordination with a cross section of technology and business stakeholders as needed
Other ad hoc duties that may be required to support the team mission and goals from time to time
Note #1: release and change management events will often be scheduled outside of normal UK working hours. The FS Devs operate to support these events from time to time. This is will be approximately working one evening a quarter.
Note #2: production incidents can be reported at any time. The FS Dev may participate in rota for Level 3 support of problems outside of normal working hours. Details of the rota are still being defined.
Required Knowledge & Skills
Business level proficiency in the English language - written and verbal
Solid Typescript , HTML, CSS skills
Experience in Node (Node.js) or Angular (full stack, not just Angular.js)
A good working knowledge of git (via Gitlab and/or Bitbucket)
Front end and back end development
Detailed knowledge and experience of development first principles and object oriented programming
Prior experience of Agile project management practices
Prior experience of CI/CD practices
Prior experience of source code control and branching/merging practices
Prior experience of working within a web development environment
Prior experience of working in large corporate enterprises
Optional, but preferred
Knowledge and experience designing and coding with AWS API Gateway
Knowledge and experience designing and coding with AWS Lambda
A good working knowledge of other AWS cloud services (DynamoDB, Redis, CloudFront, etc)
Experience working with Jira, Jenkins & Nexus.
Key Person Traits
Responsibility & accountability - taking ownership
Taking initiative - working autonomously
Creativity - problem solving and overcoming obstacles
Quality & integrity - ensuring accuracy and completeness
Tenacity - resilience in the face of challenges
Data driven - applying quantification and qualification in decision making
Compassion and collaboration - working with a broad range of stakeholders
Development will match or exceed expectations on pace and quality of delivery into production with minimal post deployment support issues or bugs
Production support priorities will be maintained
A proactive and balanced contribution to the overall improvement of the development processes, tools and solutions
Feedback from a cross-section of stakeholders (PO's, others in the Development team)
We maximise each employee's potential through personal development through a wide range of learning tools both formal and informal.
We believe in remunerating our people with competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits such as
25 days' holiday per year
Share Purchase Plan
Private Medical Insurance
Pillar 3 Private Pension Plan
At LSEG, we believe that creating a diverse and inclusive organisation is fundamental to the way we deliver on our promise - and our purpose. You'll be part of an organisation of over 25,000 people, spanning 70 countries. We recognise the individual perspectives each of our colleagues brings, and our diverse workforce is one of our greatest strengths. In supporting collaboration and creativity and encouraging new ideas across a diverse and inclusive workforce, we can improve how we are driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth.
LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support from healthcare and retirement planning to paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.
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