Senior Software Engineer - Android (Digital)

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

170007AH

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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:
  • Write beautiful, well structured, well tested code
  • Take the lead in architecting systems and applications
  • Design smart ways of storing and displaying complex data
  • Be an active contributing part of an agile development team
  • Mentor/coach junior developers
What we’re looking for:
  • 3+ years of experience in writing Android applications
  • In-depth knowledge of Kotlin and/or Java for Android Applications
  • Knowledge of software architectures such as MVVM or MVP and their tradeoffs
  • Commercial experience Test Driven Development and/or Behaviour Driven Development
  • Knowledge of at least one mainstream back-end language such as Go or PHP is a plus
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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