Software Engineer AAH

  • Competitive
  • Bristol, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • 20 Feb 19

Software Engineer AAH

End Date

10 February 2019
Salary Range

£48,636 - £54,040

Job Description Summary

You might not know that Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) is the UK's leading digital bank and its biggest mobile bank - with over 13 million active online customers.

And with over 30m customers we're looking to harness the data we hold to ensure we become the best Bank for customers through our products and services.

We're now embarking on a three year, £3bn, transformation programme - putting unprecedented levels of investment into our platforms, people and data capabilities to build the bank of the future.

Could you have a key role to play in it?

Here's where you'll make a difference:

We are currently seeking a talented Aptitude Accounting Hub (AAH) Software Engineer with experience of developing within the AAH application for the Finance Value Stream. In this role you will need to use extensive knowledge and skills to develop solutions aligned to one or more platform areas including Oracle Fusion, SAP ECC and the Aptitude Accounting Hub providing guidance and direction within the Financial Accounting Tower. By working independently or collaboratively relative to size, significance, scope and scale, this Software Engineer will make recommendations and co-ordinate/oversee an efficient and effective delivery of software solutions to meet business goals.

Technology stack: Aptitude Accounting Hub Application, , PL/SQL, GIT, Jenkins, Urban Code

Job Description

Key accountabilities

1.Uses extensive understanding of the key stakeholders to deliver results (e.g. business, 3rd party supplier) and within Group IT.
2.Uses extensive understanding of LBG standards(both technical standards such as code control, and industry compliance).
3.Uses extensive knowledge to continuously improve and advocate best practices and knowledge sharing activities.
4Review platform deliverables in scope to support change within agreed timescale
5.Review cross-application documentation(including traceability) created by others.
6 To own ones development plan and seek opportunities to continuously improve. Uses his/her expert knowledge to over see the coaching and mentoring process.

7.Uses extensive knowledge to support the assessment of requirements and their impact on supporting / downstream applications. Once assessed provide appropriate guidance and direction to define options and make recommendations.
8.Uses extensive understanding of the Quality Assurance function and provides joined up approach to development and testing of solutions.
9.Uses extensive understanding of the engagement process for third parties, offshore and outsourcing partners and enables teams to work with the partners in a highly effective way.
10.Uses extensive understanding of the alignment of the platform to support Business and Group IT strategies.
11.To perform own work in accordance with the values and behaviours and risk parameters of the Group
12.Takes responsibility for executing the CBP accountabilities; developing, maintaining and continuously improving end to end compliance for critical business processes and applications owned by the platform. This will be achieved through a thorough understanding of the upstream/downstream systems and engaging with colleagues across IT and the business.

Specific Skills

  • Extensive experience of Release Management
  • Knowledge of Aptitude Accounting Hub, DRM & Oracle Fusion technologies beneficial
  • Working with Cloud and integration with On-Premise applications
  • Working with Financial ERP systems would be advantageous
  • Automated release and build process preferably using Jenkins.
  • Configuration and deployment management tools
  • Experience of complete Development Lifecycle, Release Engineering, Dev Ops and Configuration management.


Personal Qualities

We all learn and develop with our experience but we know that having the right approach is the key to being successful. So whilst skills, knowledge and prior experience are important to us we want people who are highly motivated, and enthusiastic with an inquisitive and curious approach to work.

Our group values of Keeping it Simple, Making a Difference Together and Pitting Customers First are at the heart of our ethos so a commitment to improvement, combined with adaptability, a love of learning, and a collaborative approach are crucial to us.

To support this excellent communication and interpersonal skill will be key.

So if you are the sort of person that has a real delivery focus and can make things happen you are the person we want.

So what can we offer you in return? A package that includes:
  • Performance related bonus
  • A generous pension contribution
  • Car/allowance
  • 30 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Private Health cover
  • A flexible benefit cash pot to craft around your lifestyle
  • Share schemes including free shares
  • Discounted products and discounted high street shopping


So if joining us at a critical and exciting time is of interest then we'd love to hear from you...

At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses and communities. With us you'll have a key role to play in shaping the financial services of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll have many opportunities to learn, grow and develop.

We're focused on creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we're building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.