Direct Line Group
We’re actively looking for people to join our teams and we’re committed in protecting your health and wellbeing during every step of our recruitment process.
If you’re successful in securing a role with us, you’ll find we’ll be doing things a little bit differently and it may mean you’ll initially join our team by working from home.
During this time, we’ll work with you to make sure you have the tools and equipment you need and that you feel part of our amazing DLG team!
What we’re looking for:
Direct Line Group is in the process of re-discovering its Software Engineering roots. We are looking for Software Engineers with curious and forward-thinking minds, to challenge status-quo of software engineering and architecture.
Knowledge of the insurance industry is desirable but not essential. If you have experience in the Guidewire Suite and development practices in GOSU this would be advantageous.
Who you’ll be working with:
The Technology Engineering Tribe works across all the business and customer facing Tribes and is part of our Engineering Chapter. Our mission is, “Be awesome at building and running technology”. As a member of the cross-functional squad you will be contributing towards team objectives and key results for our business delivering platforms with the customer at the heart of its focus.
Also, as part of the Engineering Chapter, you will be working with Engineering Chapter Leads and other Software Engineers on adopting industry best practices in the Agile software development.
What you’ll be doing:
Work as a member of a team in a new insurance technology solution for pricing and underwriting, claims covers motor, home and rescue.
Knowledge and skills in Java, GOSU, Web Service and Server technologies, and various levels of testing.
Experience with either of the following CI/CD tools: Maven, Gradle, NPM, Jenkins.
Build and Operate Services and Platforms as a member of cross-functional team.
Ensure software quality by unit, integration and End-to-End testing.
Research new technologies and propose improvements to existing platforms as well as migration from legacy systems.
Work closely with other disciplines including, functional and non-functional testing, security and operations, in order to design, build and operate highly resilient and secure solutions.
Collaborate and communicate with Engineering Chapter (Community of Software Engineers).
What we’ll give you:
Come join us and you’ll find yourself in the middle of one of the most on-the-go teams in the business, with autonomy and exposure to industry leaders on huge household brand names. We’re always encouraging internal development and you’ll have access to loads of learning opportunities, events and conferences to build your industry knowledge.