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Digital UI Engineer

The Wharf, LS1 4AZ
Permanent
Full time
Ref:R-5217

About Us:

Direct Line Group is an ambitious company employing thousands of people throughout the UK. We’re proud to be one of Britain's leading general insurers, offering millions of customers decades of experience and knowledge. In the history of modern insurance, there has never been a bigger time for change than now and we work hard to make sure our well known brands –Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, NIG and Green Flag are making insurance easier and better value for our customers. We know we can’t do this without our brilliant people who we reward for ideas and thinking as well as results because that’s how we can achieve amazing things – for our customers and for each other.

What we’re looking for:

We are looking for a UI Engineer to build and maintain user interface updates (content, build, MVT Tests and defects) and initiate the process to publish into the production environments.

Who you’ll be working with:

You will be working as an important part of the Green Flag digital transformation project. This will be as part of a Scrum Team, alongside a Product Owner, Designer, and Engineers.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Champion the agile frameworks (Scrum and Kanban) within the team, ensure that Agile principles are practised by peers and understood by stakeholders.
  • Develop web pages from approved designs and content requirements using technologies including Teamsite, CQ5, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Work with and manage code repositories when required
  • Finish the allocated tasks as prioritised and without incident or issue, in line with agreed timescales
  • Perform and complete cross browser compliance testing and accessibility testing to agreed standards
  • Ensure that quote functionality is still available to customers on legacy web sites following releases in the relevant environment.
  • Research new technologies and their potential uses on the Direct Line Group web sites. Provide proof of concepts and advise the business of the relevant benefits of investing in these technologies prior to roll-out or implementation.

What you’ll need:

  • In-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS,JavaScript and Angular multiple versions
  • Experience of cross-browser compliance testing
  • Understanding of accessibility testing
  • Experience of responsive development
  • Understanding of Agile principles

What we’ll give you:

Join us and you’ll find yourself working within one of the most on the go departments in the business. We love to communicate, build and learn, and we make sure we have a great time doing it.

We’re always encouraging internal development and you’ll have access to loads of learning opportunities, events and conferences to build your industry knowledge. We also have quiz nights, team lunches, wellness walks and team nights out.

    Direct Line Group are an equal opportunity employer who value diversity. We do not discriminate and we recognise and embrace that people work in different ways. We will always adapt so you have the best and most comfortable working environment. If during the recruitment process you require any reasonable adjustments, please just let us know.