This is an opportunity for a driven IAM Engineer to join us and lead the technical delivery of a software engineering team
You'll be responsible for leading solution design options and explaining the pros and cons to key stakeholders for appropriate decision making
Hone your existing technical skills and advance your career in this innovative and challenging role
What you'll do
In this role, you'll run a team of developers and set the technical direction of the deliveries, applying the principles and methodologies of software engineering to the technical design, development, testing, and maintenance of applications and services.
As part of the strategic Identity & Access Management Enabler Transformation programme, you'll contribute to our aims of a single bank-wide security framework. You'll help to enable all customers to easily consume digital services with a single sign-on, providing simplified homogeneous security capability and improved management of the internal access controls through role-based access lifecycle framework.
Day-to-day, you'll be:
Monitoring the technical progress against plans, while safeguarding functionality, scalability and performance and providing updates to stakeholders
Supporting and mentoring the team in the understanding of relevant software languages and technical domains
Driving the adoption of software engineering principles, processes and best practices
Liaising with engineers, architects, business analysts and other key stakeholders to understand the objectives, requirements and options
Designing and developing high-volume, high-performance and high-availability applications using proven frameworks and technologies
The skills you'll need
To be successful in this role, you'll have previous experience of information security or identity management domain. You'll need a background in software engineering, software design or database design and architecture, as well as experience in providing technical leadership and accountability for a software engineering team.
We'll also look to you to have experience of test-driven development and the use of automated test frameworks, mocking, stubbing and unit testing tools, along with knowledge of the key phases of the software delivery lifecycle and established software development methodologies.
You'll also demonstrate:
Hands-on application development experience, preferably Java
A strong understanding of the HTTPS protocol and routing concepts
Experience of working in distributed environment, including Mainframes, Linux, Unix and Windows, with diversified technologies and integrating various systems
Experience with DevOps toolsets, such as Ansible
The ability to develop software in an SOA or micro-services paradigm
Development experience in a programming language
Experience of using industry recognised frameworks and development tooling
A background of implementing programming best-practice, especially around scalability, availability and performance
Experience of working in an environment where products must be delivered to specific timescales