Principal Software Engineer - JavaScript (Customer & Marketing)

Holborn Store Support Centre

Location

Holborn Store Support Centre

Hours

Full-time

Contract Type

Permanent

Salary

Competitive plus benefits

Areas of business

Software Engineering

Job ID

190009LS

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Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd, 33 Holborn, London, EC1N 2HT

The big question: why on earth should a Tech professional like you work for a 150-year-old retail chain? Because we’re on a journey. Changing the way we operate.  Learning to think nimble. Giving our teams the time and freedom they need to push boundaries. To create amazing systems and technologies. To give our colleagues and our customers even more incredible experiences.


There are thousands of experts to talk to and learn from. We’ve got data from billions of transactions for our teams to play with. Things get built here. They get made here. They hit customers and colleagues quickly. Welcome to the home of Sainsbury's Tech.

 
More about the role:
  • Experience leading technical teams across multiple products

  • Advanced understanding and experience in large scale applications

  • Proven strong background with multiple technologies such as JavaScript (Node.js, React/Redux, HTML5/CSS3), Typescript

  • Experience with CI tools - Jenkins, GoCD or CircleCI are a plus

  • Infrastructure as code using tools such as CloudFormation, SAML, Terraform and / or Ansible


What we’re looking for:
  • Team player

  • Aptitude to learn

  • Leadership and Mentoring

  • Commitment and planning

  • Communication and influencing


In return you’ll get:
  • Colleague discount across the multi-brands – Sainsbury’s, Argos and Habitat

  • Holiday allowance

  • Bonus scheme

  • Pension plan

  • Special offers on gym memberships, restaurants, holidays, retail vouchers and more


Flexible working and job share conversations are encouraged. Across our multi-brands, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer that champions a diverse and inclusive culture. If you’re reading this, even if you’re not 100% sure you’re there with your experience, we’d still love to hear from you. If you’d like to find out more head to Sainsbury's Tech.

 
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