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Full Stack Engineer (.NET)

Date: 13-Jun-2021

Location: Edinburgh, GB

Company: Royal London Group

Job Title – Full Stack Engineer (.NET)

Location- Edinburgh

Contract Type – Permanent

Closing date – 15th July 2021

At Royal London we want to attract the best talent to help us achieve our vision of becoming the most trusted and recommended financial company in the UK. We are the largest mutual life, pensions and Investment Company in the UK. 


Our culture is welcoming, friendly, flexible and we aim to make you always feel included. We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break or those who are transitioning from different sectors. To support this, we are always open to discussing flexible working arrangements, part-time opportunities and job shares to give you the freedom to be your best. It’s what makes Royal London a great place to work.


For more than 150 years, people have been at the heart of all that is great about Royal London. We know that this is a difficult and uncertain time for everyone and are doing everything we can to support our customers, our people and candidates.


Maintaining the Spirit of Royal London is of paramount importance to us as we face new and different ways of working. That is why we are embracing technology throughout our recruitment process to support interactions. As you embark on your journey with us we will engage with you via email, telephone and video to ensure we all remain safe. We are committed to wellbeing and at this challenging time, it remains our priority. 

We currently have an exciting opportunity to recruit a Full Stack Engineer(.NET Developer) to join Royal London Group on a permanent basis in Edinburgh.


Role Purpose

The main purpose of the role is to design, develop, test and implement efficient solutions that meet business and customer requirements (full life cycle engineering and product support)

Key Responsibilities

  • Product dependant technologies which may cover - .NET Framework, .NET Core, ASP.NET, Angular, TypeScript, SQL (database design, build)
  • Carries out impact assessment of complex changes to existing applications
  • Documents and agrees design in advance and to agreed standards. (Wikis, SharePoint docs)
  • All code meets Group standards, guidelines and quality gates for given technology
  • All code is thoroughly tested to ensure any issues are identified as early as possible, working closely with the test team. (.net/angular unit tests and integration tests)
  • Will safely implement solutions to production environment(s)
  • Collaborates closely with other members of the team
  • Contributes to software development practice by sharing ideas and experience
  • Develops complex solutions within own area of technical expertise


Essential Criteria

  • Technical knowledge of one or more programming languages- .NET Framework, .NET Core, ASP.NET, Angular, TypeScript, SQL (database design, build)
  • Can work without supervision – Being pro-active and solutioning problems without needing prompted
  • Ability to work as part of a team contributing effectively to their area
  • Good understanding of the full software development lifecycle


Desirable Criteria

  • Awareness of agile development practices. (Kanban)
  • Familiar with automated testing techniques and frameworks (.net/angular unit tests and integration tests)
  • Cloud experience (Azure)

What we offer

  • We've always been proud to reward employees by offering a number of benefits such as Pensions and Protection, Performance and role-related benefits, Lifestyle and Wellbeing 
  • Our culture comes from within, or to put it another way, it comes from our people. It’s what makes Royal London a great place to work.
  • Our People Promise is something we live up to every day. We know we can rely on you, and you can expect plenty from us in return.
  • Glassdoor have again ranked as among the best places to work in the UK 


We are an equal opportunities employer. We work hard to attract the best talent for our award-winning team. We believe that embracing difference makes us stronger. Our diverse people bring us different skills – whatever their educational background, disability, gender, age, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

In fact, the first pillar of our People Promise is designed to make sure you 'work somewhere inclusive'. We want to live up to this promise; it’s good for our people and good for our customers too, because our workforce should reflect our communities.