eSecurity Software Engineer

Up to £55,000 per annum
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
eSecurity Software Engineer -Identity & Access Management (IAM)

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the eSecurity (IAM) team within our Digital organisation, working within a platform team to build and maintain the infrastructure and applications that underpin the global Aviva authentication environment.

Duties & Responsibilities
You’ll be responsible for:

Development of global authentication solutions for Aviva and its partners.Supporting our technical leadership to enable deliveries of excellent code quality and authentication design.Software Engineering –contribute to continual improvement in speed to market and quality, playing your role in product delivery to our customers and the transformation of the engineering and delivery process.Supporting & sharing best practice with teams.Undertaking design and code reviews to ensure systems meet functional and non functional requirements and proactively identifying where changes are required to maintain these in the future.Contributing to our culture of continual innovation.Understand and adhere to application roadmaps, but challenge when appropriateYou’ll achieve this by:

Contributing to the eSecurity community, sharing your experiences, thoughts and ideas.Working with your scrum team colleagues, your technical leaders and the Scrum Master and Product Owner to architect solutions that are capable of long term maintainability and growth whilst delivering focused, value driven changes to a high quality standard.Delivering (and influencing the delivery of) the best outcomes for every Aviva customer. Collaborate with your peers, share your experiences and being generous with you knowledge.Ensure that the capabilities of the products that you engineer are focussed on our customers.Skills & Experience required

Experience with the design, installation, and configuration of IBM Tivoli Access Manager / Security Access Manager (ISAM) or similar IAM products.Excellent technical expertise in Java Development and associated frameworks (Junit, Cucumber, Jenkins, Spring, Maven, Websphere).Understanding of Network Protocols and Web Technologies e.g html ajax, TCPIP, HTTP, SSL, certificates and LDAP.Awareness of industry direction and trends within IAM and Cloud based technologies would be advantageous. Awareness of server side Java development and associated concerns (e.g. thread management, database access, ORM, security).Hands on experience with working on high volume systems.Experience of working in large, multi sited teams with a shared codebase, and designing & building for a consistently great customer experience.Have experienced Agile Software Development, and have used Object Oriented Software Design Patterns, Test and Behaviour Driven Development.Negotiating, influencing, prioritisation, effectively challenging and gaining commitment.Strong communication skills and experience in explaining complex technical concepts to a range of different stakeholders (including stakeholders outside IT).Experienced working within an agile environment.Experience with BDD development would be desirable but not essential.We offer a competitive salary and fantastic benefits, including excellent pension and bonus potential, as well as generous annual leave.

We’re here to free people from the fear of uncertainty. Our insurance, savings and investment products help some 31 million customers enjoy life today, knowing that tomorrow is covered. And we definitely know how to look after our own people. If you love doing a great job to improve things for customers, you’ll be at home here. Help us build a future to be proud of and get ready to fulfil your potential with Aviva. 

‘Bring to Aviva what makes you different and we’ll support you to do the best work of your life. We encourage applications from everyone who wants to help us achieve our purpose of helping our customers to Defy Uncertainty’.