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Closing Date

2022-01-28 00:00:00


Node.js Developer (hybrid or remote)

  • About Us


    The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.


    You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.


    Allstate operate a very flexible hybrid working policy that will allow you to design your working week in collaboration with your manager with a blend of remote and office working for NI based employees as well as condensed working patterns (4 day week/9 day fortnight). Employees based in GB will be employed on a permanent remote working contract.


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance. 






    Belfast/ Derry – Londonderry/ Strabane




    Your role in the team




    A great opportunity for a passionate software developer to become part of an established scrum team focusing on developing and supporting two user facing applications. The candidate will have the opportunity to develop their career & improve on their skills as part of all phases of the software development lifecycle through the development, including planning, development, requirements management, quality assurance, and release management.



    • Utilize agile stories and designs to develop accurate, defect-free code 
    • Create and update technical documentations using high level technical specification documents 
    • Create unit test plans and conduct unit testing accordingly 
    • Participate in planning with the Product Owner to understand business needs
    • Participate in daily product stand up meetings
    • Participate in sprint/release retrospectives




    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?



    • All candidates must evidence an existing right to work in the UK
    • Proven Node.js developer experience 
    • Experience with Agile development methodologies and tools (e.g. VersionOne, Confluence)
    • Good verbal and written communication skills





    We also have some desirable criteria



    • Familiarity with source control solutions (e.g. git, GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory)
    • Demonstrate knowledge of IT security best practices including operating systems and network security
    • Experience of SAP FSCD, Active Directory and Identity Management
    • Strong understanding of SOAP and REST API
    • Experience in automated testing using test frameworks - Mocha, Chai, CodeceptJS etc.





    What we offer



    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.




    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.


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    The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 28th January 2022

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