Job Details

DevOps Senior Mendix Software Developer (Business Engineer) Part time, full time, jobshare and flexwork

Job Posting: 07/08/2019
Schedule: Full-time
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Requistion ID 1900053X


Job Description


DevOps Senior Mendix software developer (Business Engineer)
Location:  Fareham or Swindon        
The opportunity

Zurich Insurance UK is expanding its DevOps team to meet the increasing demand for application development, DevOps practices and innovation.  The DevOps team is helping the business transform by improving efficiency and by putting the customer at the heart of everything we do via our digital transformation work.


You will contribute to the development of new and existing applications for Zurich specifically within the world of digital.  You will work directly with our business teams, data integration specialist, and user interface design expert, as part of an agile way of working to analyse business needs and develop applications and practices to fulfill these.

Key responsibilities:

If you want to build applications which will transform Zurich through its online digital services,  you could be part of an award wining and rapidly growing DevOps team.  You will be a Mendix software developer with experience in delivering a broad portfolio of applications for demanding customers.  Experience in the use of Mendix Automated Testing Suite (ATS), Application Performance Monitor (APM) and Application Quality Monitor (AQM) would be beneficial but not essential.  Experience in other development environments such as Java or Microsoft .NET would be beneficial.


We are looking for enthusiastic, proactive, confident people who thrive in a fast-paced environment to join our highly successful DevOps team. 

Your skills and experience:
   Full-time role – a member of a successful and exciting team.
  • Commitment to fully-funded update training in Mendix and Mendix tools.

  • Experience of delivering on-premise and cloud-based customer facing and internal applications within a diverse and exciting company.

  • You’ll be part of a dynamic team changing how Zurich works.

  • Ongoing support and mentoring.

  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology.
  • You’ll work with experienced developers using technologies such as HTML, CSS, Java, Microsoft .NET Framework, SQL and Javascript.

  • Be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience.

  • Hold Mendix Advanced Certification.
  • Have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communications skills.

  • Enjoy problem solving and be logical.
  • Be able to work under press in a fast-pace environment.

  • Like working in a team with lots of different people.
  • Be able to take responsibility for a piece of work from start to finish.



The Reward:



We’re offering a competitive salary, as well as this we offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes –


  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days

  • 12% pension

  • Company bonuses

  • Contribution to medical cover

  • Discounted technology offers

  • Virtual GP appointments

  • Free flu jab

  • Discounted gadget insurance

  • Discounted will writing service

At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring.  Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, and an element of working from home or compressed hours.  Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.


Who we are:

With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. If you're interested in working in a dynamic and challenging environment for a company that recognises and rewards your creativity, initiatives and contributions - then Zurich could be just the place for you. The success of our business is built on the contributions of our highly talented employees - people who work every day to position us at the forefront of the insurance industry. We therefore look to hire great people and we encourage those people to give their best.


You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.





 Further information:


At Zurich, we aim to have a diverse mix of employees that reflects our customers and the communities in which we live and work. Zurich is a workplace that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, sex, race, religion or belief, disability, marriage/civil partnership, gender reassignment, pregnancy/maternity status and sexual orientation.  Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.