What we do
We are one of the UK’s largest building societies and we concentrate on what we do best – mortgages and savings. From our home in Leeds City Region we help people across the country save for their futures and buy their own homes.
The types of digital roles in our organisation

At YBS we have a broad range of digital skills across our head office network. The majority of digital roles sit within our IT and Transformation divisions ranging from the more technical roles such as:

  • IT Service Desk Analysts
  • Oracle Developers
  • Solutions Architecture

Through to the more operational and commercially focussed roles such as:

The skills and qualifications we look for

Digital skills tend to fall into two camps, Technical and Operational, but we are seeing a definite trend towards hybrid candidates with:

It’s the latter that really makes a candidate stand out from the crowd and enables YBS to drive capabilities in both camps.

The roles we see growing in the future
  • In the land of GDPR, Open Banking and APIs it’s inevitable that we will start to see an increase in the number of BI (Business Information) and Developer positions with skills boosted in these areas
  • Fintech is moving at an incredible speed and we have ideas in development to help our customers stay connected and ensure every interaction with YBS is simply brilliant