Digital, Tech, Data

You’re a digital, tech or data specialist. You live, play, chat, problem solve and communicate using tech. After all, you don’t go online. You live online. So why would you choose to work for a 150-year-old retailer?


Because we’re on a journey. Changing the way we operate. We’re bringing digital, tech and data together like never before. We’re testing, experimenting. Learning to think nimble. We’re giving our teams the time and freedom they need to push boundaries. To create amazing systems and technologies.

There are thousands of experts to talk to and learn from here. We’ve got data from billions of transactions for you to play with. Things get built here. They get made here. They hit customers and colleagues quickly.

If we combine the thinking of a start-up with our size, knowledge and unmatched resources, we can create a unique kind of rational magic. After all, 70% of people in the UK use our tech. We make deliveries at record speeds. We fill millions of food cupboards each year.

Our new approach, backed with big-business influence and knowhow, is precisely why we’re looking for talented people like you to join us on our journey.


Frequently Asked Questions

How long does the application process take for a role with Sainsbury’s DTD?

The application process can vary depending on the role you’re applying for. You might be asked to upload your CV or to take an online test. If you’re successful, we might invite you to book your interview within 7 days.

For more information about our assessment process, click here.

Will I need to show any documentation during the recruitment process?

We need to see proof of your age and your right to work in the UK (that’s your passport or visa if you’re a non UK/EU citizen).

What can I do to get my application noticed by Sainsbury’s DTD?

Ensuring that all mandatory skills/experience are highlighted clearly in your CV and that your application is fully completed.

What if I’m interested in more than one position with Sainsbury’s DTD?

There is no limit to how many roles you can apply for (within reason and in-line with experience/aspirations/suitability).

I applied for a job with Sainsbury’s DTD in the past, can I still apply?

Theoretically yes, but please note that there may be exceptions – if you’re applying for a role which you have interviewed for in the last 6 months, please speak to the relevant Senior Recruiter.

I’m nervous for my interview--do you have any tips for a successful interview with Sainsbury’s?

The relevant Senior Recruiter will always send out some interview guides to help you prep.

What kind of candidate are you looking for at Sainsbury’s DTD?

We like to see candidates who have a real passion for Digital, Tech, and Data, along with the required technical skills. And, as with all jobs at Sainsbury’s, someone who demonstrates and lives by our core values.

How will I know if my application with Sainsbury’s DTD has been successful?

If your application has been successful, we’ll either send you an email or give you a call to let you know.