Northern Trust
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 May 20
Northern Trust
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 May 20
Northern Trust
About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust provides innovative financial services and guidance to corporations, institutions and affluent families and individuals globally. With 130 years of financial experience and nearly 20,000 partners, we serve the world's most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

As a Northern Trust employee (Partner), you will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture, which has a strong history of financial strength and stability. Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company that is committed to strengthening the communities we serve.

We recognize the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought, and in experience, which is why Forbes ranked us the top employer for Diversity in 2018.

The C&IS Technology Department is looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic, nimble, and pragmatic individual with a digital mind-set to join our team as an Analyst/Jr. Software Developer.

What You Will Do:

You will be part of a diverse and talented software team that is leading our strategic evolution. Project work will be on mission critical applications for a leading international Financial Institution. There will be continual opportunities to work with geographically dispersed teams to develop unique global solutions. The developer will participate in the complete application development lifecycle from concept to implementation.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate some of the following qualifications:

• Demonstrated ability to design and develop high-volume, low-latency, cloud native applications for mission critical financial systems.
• Demonstrated ability to follow the 12 factor cloud principles all Northern software applications are built on.
• Desire to work in an Agile / SDLC (Software Development Life-cycle) environment
• Demonstrated ability and motivation to actively look out for new frameworks or libraries in the open source community to better drive development speed and quality
• Computer Science or Software Engineering degree or relevant demonstrated experience
• Demonstrated ability to be flexible, resourceful, quick to learn and adapt to change.
• Demonstrate initiative, problem solving and ownership
• Attention to detail and strong decision making skills
• Solid written and active communication skills
• Strong background in object oriented programming with special focus on Java
• Prior experience with Agile methodologies is a plus.
• Prior experience with Spring Boot or the Spring framework is a plus.
• Prior experience with testing frameworks like JUnit is a plus

Working with Us:

We'd love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world's most admired and ethical companies. In return, we will support you with your personal and career goals in a number of ways:

Financial - Life Assurance, Disability Plan, Pension/ Gratuity, Annual Pay Review
Work Life Balance - Flexible Work Options, Incremental Annual Leave, Community Volunteer Days
Health & Wellbeing - Private Medical Insurance, Active Sports & Social clubs (lunchtime and after-work groups), Employee Assistance Program
Professional Development - Clear Career Path, Education Assistance, Recognition Programme, NT University (wide range of online, virtual & in-house training options) and employee-led Business Resource Councils dedicated to diversity and inclusion initiatives.

And Finally

We hope you're excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us.
We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.
Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.