Senior Digital Developer

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Senior Digital Developer

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London, United Kingdom

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Working at Lockton

At Lockton, we’re passionate about helping our people achieve their ultimate potential. Our people are curious, action-oriented and always striving to make ourselves and those around us better. We’re active listeners working to ensure understanding and problem solvers developing innovative solutions. If you can see yourself delivering excellent service to clients, giving back to our communities and being a part of our caring culture, you belong here.

Schedule

Full Time Permanent

Job type

Experienced Professional

Workplace

Hybrid

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Your Responsibilities

Lockton's Global Real Estate and Construction division (GREAC) are largest and most established combined Real Estate and Construction team in the London Market, with over 200 dedicated and specialist Associates.

We deliver innovative insurance placements and risk management services for organisations involved in the real estate & construction sectors. Specialising in the provision of insurance services and risk management advice, our team work with a broad spectrum of organisations including main contractors, specialist sub-contractors, residential and commercial property developers, asset managers and property owners, both in the UK and internationally.

 

Purpose

The role will support the design, development, deployment, and ongoing operation of GREAC's core technology including deployment of automation, products and services, with emphasis on process enhancement, compliance and efficiencies.

The role will have a specific focus on the creation of complex non-linear automated workflows using the Autologyx and Autologyx Catalyst application, integrating other technologies to provide solutions (together “the Platforms”) to GREAC.

You will work as part of an Operations team to deliver solutions ensuring all the systems are functioning as required, through the pro-active management of system maintenance and upgrades, licenses and license renewal, and the installation of new technology and incident response. You will enjoy a high degree of autonomy in-role, and be responsible for delivering technically creative and smart solutions that provide GREAC with business strategic workflows in the Platforms.

 

Key responsibilities:

Projects

  • Designing and deploying the Platforms to service specific needs of the business, and other selected technology initiatives as required.
  • Supporting the deployment of new initiatives, including testing, user training, comms & engagement, and final delivery.
  • Providing subject matter expertise on initiatives to help identify the right projects that will deliver solutions and return on investment.
  • Supporting teams to establish governance frameworks for the successful management and oversight of automated workflow initiatives.

Collaboration

  • Engaging with IT, Operations, client service teams and external parties to deliver relevant technology initiatives.
  • Support the management of the relationship with GREAC’s workflow technology suppliers.
  • Participating in both internal and external technology forums.

Technical Support and Management

  • Supporting the COO to ensure that the Platforms remain operational and current, and that incidents, maintenance and updates are managed for continuity of service.
  • Work with vendors and internal teams to identify and implement enhancements to the Platforms.
  • Ensure that the Lockton technology and data Governance framework is followed for all new initiatives.
  • Maintaining oversight of moderate to severe incidents and seeing them through to completion.
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Qualifications

Essential

  • Analysis and problem solving will feature heavily and will require you to be innovative and responsive.
  • Project management skills: knowledge of process mapping and modelling approaches and the ability to engage with external stakeholders and front-line teams in solution focused conversations regarding technology, innovation and project delivery.
  • Comfortable designing and describing workflows and using diagramming tools like Visio or Miro to visually represent solutions (process flows and solution maps for example).
  • Familiar with the use of popular API protocols including REST/ JSON and SOAP.
  • Proven technology experience in a professional services or related industry, broad understanding of the Insurance landscape.
  • Experience of working with operations, IT and front-line operations.
  • Project Management of workflow and automation initiatives.
  • C#, HTML, JavaScript and Python/Django.
  • Capable of articulating technical concepts effectively to a non-technical audience.
  • Experience delivering technical solutions to tight deadlines.
  • High level of attention to detail, but can also step back from the detail and see problems, opportunities and trends.
  • Strong creative and analytical ability, coupled with sound judgement to balance multiple factors and solve complex problems.

Desirable

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies and tools.
  • Familiarity with process design or automation tools.
  • Proficiency to a good standard with SQL; or experience with at least one major RDBMS (PGSQL/ MS SQL/ MySQL).
  • Practical experience and understanding of IP Networking, Internet protocols including SMTP and similar infrastructure.
  • Experience with ticketing and support systems.
  • Familiarity with the Relativity and other eDiscovery applications.
  • Any experience of working within a regulated services environment.
Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockton Companies is proud to provide everyone an equal opportunity to grow and advance. We are committed to an inclusive culture and environment where our people, clients and communities are treated with respect and dignity.

At Lockton, supporting diversity, equity and inclusion is ingrained in our values, and we believe that we are at our best when we fully embrace everyone. We strive to cultivate a caring culture that learns from, celebrates and thrives because of our breadth of differences. As such, we recognize that recruiting, developing and retaining people with diverse backgrounds and experiences is vital and enabling our people to thrive personally and professionally is critical to our long-term success.

About Lockton

Lockton is the largest privately held independent insurance brokerage in the world. Since 1966, our independence has allowed us to serve our clients, take care of our people and give back to our communities. As such, our 10,000+ Associates doing business in over 100 countries are empowered to do what’s right every day.

At Lockton, we believe in the power of all people. You belong at Lockton.

How We Will Support You

At Lockton, we empower you to be true to yourself in all that you do. Your success is our success, and we provide opportunities to help you grow and create a rewarding career path, however you envision it.

We are ready to meet you where you are today, and as your needs change over time. In addition to industry-leading health insurance, we offer additional options to support your overall health and wellbeing.

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