Software Engineer (Python, AWS)
Site:Ty Admiral, Cardiff but the role will allow you to remote work
Business: Admiral Financial Services (AFSL)
Manager: Ioan Davies (Development Lead)
Admiral Financial Services (AFSL) is the young, energetic lending arm of
Admiral Group. Based on the 11th floor in Ty Admiral, we have the freedom to
innovate like a small start up with the fortunate support of Admiral Group.
The journey started for us when we launched unsecured personal loans in June
2017. We went on to be the first direct to consumer car finance provider in
December 2017 and since then, we have gone from strength to strength!
With ambitious plans for 2020, we re looking for someone who is keen to
learn, excited about getting stuck in and ready for a challenge. Our vision is
simple, we re creating a special lending business for our customers whilst
also ensuring AFSL is a fantastic place to work.
As a business, it s important that our staff are transparent, creative,
curious and challenge with care, all whilst being actively involved in our
As a Software Engineer within AFSL your role will be to design, build and test
cutting edge components that utilise the latest in cloud infrastructure,
services and container orchestration.
You will be working in an informal, fun environment with some of the brightest
minds around! We re working on new and exciting stuff every day, unencumber
by legacy technology.
We will support you to pursue opportunities for training and development.
* Has a deep working knowledge of Python and AWS
* Is eager and curious to learn. You don’t need to have prior experience in
financial services, but a willingness to get stuck in and learn about our
business is key
* Enjoys working with agile methodologies
* Take part in agile ceremonies including requirements gathering,
refinement sessions, estimation, sprint planning, daily standups and
* High level of initiative and responsibility with a dedication to quality
and attention to detail
* Communicate using a variety of methods; Slack, face to face, email
* Join in retrospectives and post implementation reviews to make sure we
are all continuously learning
* To align with the strategic priorities of the AFSL business our fiv
* Promote and embody AFSL s core values: to be transparent, have fun, b
creative, be curious and to challenge with care
* Amazon Web Services (AWS)
* Git source control
* Agile development
* Containerized deployment
* Golang / Java
* Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)
* We re a relatively new team and we re growing quickly
* There are 22 of us in the technology team
* We are made up of CIO, CTO, Head of IT Systems, IT Architect, Development
Lead, Software Engineers (3 levels, from Junior to Senior), Test and
Release Manager, Test Analysts (3 levels, from Junior to Senior),
Automation Testers, DevOps Engineers, Data Warehouse Developers and
We’re Wales only FTSE 100 company. We have forward-thinking approaches and
provide endless opportunities to test, learn and grow. There’s a reason we’ve
been named a Best Place to Work: our progressive culture, core values, and
commitment to diversity and inclusion have created a working environment where
people share ideas, aren t afraid to speak up and change things, and above
all, feel valued.
Admiral has grown from being a small start-up into a multi-national
organisation. The company is constantly investigating new products, services
and markets and is now present in eight countries with a diverse product
Our success goes hand-in-hand with having a strong culture where we put our
people and customers first. Our philosophy is simple yet effective: people who
like what they do, do it better, and this, in turn, means that our customers
receive the level of service and products that they deserve. Our culture is
honest, open and wholeheartedly focused on four key areas:
Communication, Equality, Reward & Recognition, and Fun.
We do not have a set salary for this position, as it will be dependent on the
successful candidate s experience. We are happy to see CVs from all
candidates who meet the requirements and will be happy to discuss the
At Admiral, we are proud to be a diverse business where we put our people and
customers first. We have great benefits to ensure employees have a great work-
life balance; it’s one of the reasons we’re voted no. 1 in the 2019 Sunday
Times Best Big Companies to Work For in the UK. We want you to have an element
of freedom to define a working lifestyle that supports this, so accommodate
flexible hours wherever possible.
Please note, we are unable to accept CVs via email.
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