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 Darwin team!
What we’re looking for:
Direct Line Group is in the process of re-discovering its Software Engineering roots. We are looking for enthusiast with curious and forward-thinking minds, to challenge status-quo of our software engineering and architecture.
Are you a Software Engineer with excellent experience developing highly concurrent, distributed enterprise applications in Java and / or Python? Then this is the role for you.
You must have a strong understanding of REST APIs using frameworks such as Spring Boot / Django / Flask as well as, involvement in Agile processes and incremental delivery and translating high level ideas to stories.
You should have a deep understanding of DevOps, CI/CD and Infrastructure as Code and knowledge including experience of different database and messaging technologies, their use cases and trade-offs e.g. SQL, NoSQL, etc.
Your role would be fundamental in the direction Darwin will take.
Who you’ll be working with:
We need you to work as a member of the Darwin Insurance team in development and operation of software which supports integrations between multiple technologies and platforms at Direct Line Group!
As a member of the Darwin team you will be contributing towards team Mission: “Deliver best in class services and platforms supporting Enterprise Integrations of real-time and batch data feeds”.
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:
- Working alongside a small team of highly hardworking software / data engineers
- Contributing to application architecture – design and build
- Building & improving software and services through continuous integration pipelines
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.
Direct Line Group are an equal opportunity employer who value diversity. We do not discriminate and we recognise and embrace that people work in different ways. We will always adapt so you have the best and most comfortable working environment. If during the recruitment process you require any reasonable adjustments, please just let us know.