Senior Applications Developer

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Who are we?

We’re L&C Mortgages, the UK’s leading fee free mortgage and protection broker. Join us and you’ll be part of a business that takes your progress seriously and wants you to enjoy being part of the L&C family. From ‘#high5’ nominations – recognising those who go the extra mile, Tastecard memberships, pension scheme and our Employee Assistant Programme, we care about our colleagues and want to give back.

Right now, we’re looking to recruit a Senior Applications Developer.

The role

We are looking for a seasoned Developer to join our team of Application Developers, who provide internal software development resources to L&C to ensure we meet agreed business needs.

You will help with the development of new software applications and services, as well as maintenance of existing and legacy applications where necessary.

You will help with providing internal ongoing support to all users by responding in a timely manner to relevant queries submitted to the IT department, or as directed by the person responsible for managing the help desk function.

Where appropriate, specific members of staff may be asked to specialise in one or more of the following software development technologies:·

  • Front-end technologies (Vue, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, SASS)·
  • Back-end technologies (.NET Core, C#, Web Services, Function Apps, .NET Framework)·
  • Data (SQL Server, Azure Storage, Message Queues)

In a Senior capacity as well as deputising for the Team Manager in their absence, you will be a key figure in the coaching and mentoring of less experienced employees. Able to make pragmatic decisions when needed, you don’t require constant supervision and are able to work to deadlines and ensuring written codes and applications are of a consistently high quality.

FCA Certification Regime & Conduct Rules

L&C is authorised and regulated by the FCA and is classified as an Enhanced Firm under the Senior Manager’s and Certification Regime (SM&CR). This role is subject to the 6 FCA Conduct rules and you will be expected to adhere to them at all times. (See below). Any confirmed breaches of the Conduct Rules will be reported to the FCA annually. Should you apply for a Certified role in another financial services firm then L&C may be required to disclose this information in a Regulatory Reference request.

  1. You must act with integrity
  2. You must act with due care, skill, and diligence
  3. You must be open and cooperative with the FCA, the PRA and other regulators
  4. You must pay due regard to the interests of customers and treat them fairly
  5. You must observe proper standards of market conduct

  6. You must act to deliver good outcomes for retail customers.

  7. About you

    An individual with a strong background in application development, looking to take the next step branch into management and heighten your skills in the process, you’ll be able to demonstrate strong knowledge and relevant experience with development languages, methodologies and tools, front-end and back-end, most notably being as follows:

    • · JavaScript/TypeScript
    • · Vue (or other modern JavaScript framework)
    • · HTML and CSS/SASS
    • · C#
    • · Visual Studio
    • · SQL Server
    • · GIT
    • · Microsoft Azure DevOps
    • · Unit Testing and Mocking
    • You’ll be highly proficient in the development and refinement of software and web applications and with this knowledge, able to support junior members of the team with obstacle removal, aiding in expediting issues when necessary. With a strong understanding of relevant coding languages, you will be a fountain of knowledge to help coach and develop their own skills.

      Why join us at L&C?

      Working at L&C means being part of an environment of respect and equality. We’re entering an exciting period and it’s a great time to join us. We’re already the UK’s No.1 online mortgage broker but we don’t want to stop there.

      As an employee of L&C, some of the benefits you’ll get include:

      • A competitive salary
      • Pension contributions with Hargreaves Lansdown
      • 24 days annual leave (plus bank holidays and your birthday off)
      • Employer pension contributions
      • A new opportunity to purchase additional days holiday

      Interested in applying? Click the button below to get in touch! We look forward to hearing from you.