Software Engineer, Java

  • Job Reference: R-00228936
  • Date Posted: 17 June 2024
  • Employer: NatWest Group
  • Website: https://jobs.natwestgroup.com/
  • Location: Chennai
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Join us as a Software Engineer

  • This is an opportunity for a technically minded individual to join us as a Software Engineer
  • You’ll be working with new and innovative technology to deliver high impact solutions
  • Hone your existing software engineering skills and advance your career in this critical role
  • We're offering this role at associate vice president level

What you'll do

You’ll apply widely agreed software engineering principles and methodologies to design, develop, test and maintain applications and services to achieve the stated business and technology goals within required budgets and timelines. We’ll also look to you to oversee the quality of work, making sure that it meets the technical standards for all services output.

You’ll also:

  • Design and develop reusable libraries and application programming interfaces for use across the bank
  • Design and develop software that is amenable for a greater automation of build, release testing and deployment process on all environments
  • Support the reuse and sharing of platform components and technologies within the software engineering teams
  • Deliver software components to enable the delivery of platforms, applications and services
  • Write unit and integration tests, in automated test environments to ensure code quality

The skills you'll need

You’ll need a minimum of six years of experience in software engineering, software design, architecture, and an understanding of how your area of expertise supports our customers. You’ll also have experience of test-driven development alongside the use of automated test frameworks, mocking or stubbing and unit testing tools. It’ll be ideal if you have a background in solving highly complex, analytical and numerical problems.

You’ll also need:

  • Experience of working with code repositories, bug tracking tools and wikis as well as experience of designing and implementing APIs
  • Coding experience in multiple programming languages
  • Experience of DevOps and Agile methodology and associated toolsets and methodologies
  • Knowledge of Spring Boot, microservices and Java design patterns
  • Knowledge of relational, in-memory, distributed and NoSQL databases
  • Experience of implementing programming best practice, especially around scalability, automation, virtualisation, optimisation, availability and performance