Senior Sitecore Engineer

The role:

We need a senior Sitecore engineer to work on our cutting-edge headless CMS platform. You’ll be responsible for building out new features, mentoring front end and Sitecore developers, keeping our CMS up to date and running the platform in production.

We are looking for a Senior Engineer for one of our digital hubs helping build our modern content platform.

At Nationwide we openly put our 15 million members at the centre of every decision we make as a business. Every role, no matter what it’s doing, is member focused.

Nationwide is investing £1.2b in IT transformation, so it’s never been a more exciting time to join. Building high performing teams plays a huge part in this transformation, which is why we need a skilled Senior Engineer to work within our Member Team in Swindon

What you’ll be doing

  • As a Sitecore Engineer you’ll be building out, upgrading and running our Sitecore platform, designed to federate out content to multiple React applications.

  • You’ll be working with C# and Javascript/Typescript with the JSS SDK

  • Consulting with other teams that wish to add CMS capabilities to SPA applications through our GraphQL API

  • You may be required to work oncall from time to time.

About you

We need somebody with the following:

  • Experience of working within a DevOps environment and a good working knowledge of the associated tooling

  • Proven ability to be accountable for engineering decisions within a technical environment

  • Strong understanding of the development lifecycle and experience of working under Agile development methodologies

  • Comfortable with peer reviews

  • The ability to quickly learn and work with new tools

  • Drive to continuously innovate and improve

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including status reporting

  • Prior financial services experience would be advantageous, but not essential

  • Technical leadership and consultancy to senior stakeholders

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including status reporting;

  • Drive to continuously innovate and improve

Experience of the following:

  • Solid experience in Sitecore JSS & MVC

  • C#/.Net, .Net core, NodeJS, React

  • Experience in Javascript, Typescript, GraphQL, Azure, ARM

  • Openshift, Kubernetes and Docker, Terraform

The extras you’ll get

If you put a lot in, it’s only fair that you get a lot out. Our rewards and recognition scheme includes:

  • A personal pension – if you put in 7% of your salary, we’ll top up by a further 16%

  • Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year

  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary

  • A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme

  • Access to an annual performance related bonus

  • Access to training to help you develop and progress your career

  • 25 days holiday

Why work at Nationwide

We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.

If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. Something really quite special.

What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities. So if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society. Nationwide.