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Software Developer

Business Role Type
Business Support Role
Business Support Departments
Loans
Location
Cardiff
External Closing Date
05/06/2019
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Job Overview:

Admiral Financial Services Ltd (AFSL) is an independent Admiral Group business based in the centre of Cardiff, we are one of Admiral’s newest and fastest growing companies, with the benefits of a start-up feel matched with the support of a hugely successful FTSE 100 company.

We launched into personal loans and car finance in 2017, since then our fantastic staff have built an award-winning business focussed on its Customers. However, this is just the beginning and we need more great People using the best Technology so we can keep building on our early success.

Technology is implicit in everything we do, and we have built a core Technology team of talented and forward-looking individuals who are building in today’s technologies rather than yesterdays. We are looking for brilliant Software Engineers at all levels to join them in our dynamic agile teams to deliver innovative technology solutions and take their part in shaping the future of AFSL

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensure designs are compliant with specifications
  • Play an active part in agile ceremonies including daily stand-ups, retrospectives, sprint reviews and sprint planning

Skills and Experience:

Essential:

  • Proven working experience in software development in Java / Python

Desirable:

  • Ability to automate processes, build software tools, and create infrastructure-as-code solutions with Terraform
  • Experience working with any of AWS/ Google Cloud services
  • Experience of container orchestration platforms such as Kubernetes, Docker Swarm
  • Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL database systems and concepts
  • Experience of agile methodologies

About Admiral

Our success goes hand-in-hand with having a strong culture where we put our people and customers first. Our philosophy is simple yet effective: people who like what they do, do it better, and this, in turn, means that our customers receive the level of service and products that they deserve. Our culture is honest, open and wholeheartedly focused on four key areas: Communication, Equality, Reward & Recognition, and Fun.

The Recruitment Officer looking after this role is Amy Reynolds. If you’d like to know any more about the position, please feel free to drop her an email Amy.REYNOLDS@admiralgroup.co.uk or give her a call on the Recruitment line - 0800 118 1619.  

At Admiral, we are proud to be a diverse business where we put our people and customers first. We understand that a good work life balance is important, and we want you to have an element of freedom to define a working lifestyle that supports this. We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask your Recruitment Officer, Amy Reynolds, for more information. 

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