Job Title: iOS Engineer
Location: Central London office
Base Salary: £68, 139 - £75, 710 plus excellent benefits
The role is based at out central London hub location. When we can return to the office, there is opportunity to work 1-2 days per week from home and work from the office 3 days per week. We're happy to offer flexible work schedules, for example start and finish times, or compressed hours!
About Lloyds Banking Group
We're committed to Help Britain Prosper and become the best bank for customers. As part of this, we're transforming our digital capability, providing customers with simpler, continuous interactions across online, mobile and branches. Our digital platforms (public website, mobile & tablet app, and internet banking website) are where the majority of customer and colleague interactions with the bank take place. They are becoming increasingly sophisticated with the introduction of public API's, growing numbers of devices to access them from and evolving operating systems.
About the role
In this role, you'll contribute to the technical leadership team's work of driving the technology and future of the platform. Working with the Strategy and UX/UI Design teams as well as customer organisations to architect, design, and implement solutions.
You'll also be crafting, developing, and producing mobile components and services; resolve, apply, and improve appropriate methodologies and toolsets for customers.
The minimum background experience and skills you'll need to apply:
*You have a solid understanding of designing a mobile experience for variable screen sizes in variable versions of iOS, and strong knowledge of iOS SDK
*Strong knowledge of Apple UI design principles, interface guidelines, patterns, and best practices
*Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
*Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements, and a knack for benchmarking and optimisation as well as proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git, Jenkins, Fastlane
Additionally, we'd looking for hands-on experience of continuous delivery across areas such as code reviewing; mentoring/educating junior (or less experienced) developers; understanding of basic App architectures (i.e. MVVM); practical Swift experience with focus on native unit and UI testing.
It would also be great if you have the following experience but not essential:
*Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
*Familiarity with MVVM architecture, Android Architecture Components, RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services i.e. PromiseKit
We would also love someone with familiar with Agile principles and methodologies and usage of related tools - JIRA and Confluence.
At LBG, we're invested in your continual development. That's why we've fostered a collaborative learning environment that supports your career goals and encourages knowledge-sharing.
In return, you'll benefit from a competitive salary, and we'll also provide:
*£68, 139 - £75, 710 (base salary)
*Generous employer pension contribution up to 13%
*30 days holiday entitlement plus bank holidays
*A 4% flex cash pot to spend on benefits (or take as cash)
*Discretionary variable annual performance bonus
*Private Medical health cover, Share schemes and access to staff discounts
We're proud to have received the following industry recognition:
'Stonewall Top Private Sector Employer', 'Top10 Employer for Working Families', 'The Times Top 50 Employer for Women', 'Gold Standard' and "Best Workplace Adjustments Process" from the Business Disability Forum - each demonstrating our dedication to the principles of agile working and inclusion for all.
Sound like your ideal next workplace? If you have the skills, we're after and playing a key role in our digital transformation appeals then we would love to hear from you!