Software Engineer

Location

Sainsburys Bank Lochside and Home

Hours

Full-time

Contract Type

Permanent

Salary

Competitive plus benefits

Areas of business

Software Engineering

Job ID

21000RHJ

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Sainsbury's Bank, 3 Lochside Avenue, Edinburgh, EH12 9DJ

Job Description

Software Engineer – (NodeJS, Typescript)

Sainsbury’s Bank, Lochside, Edinburgh

 

In a nutshell

As a Software Engineer, you will build and maintain a suite of high performant and robust APIs that provide an outstanding user experience for our customers. You will work as part of an agile development team, helping to build a high performing culture where quality matters and delivery happens at pace.

 

What you need to do

  • Have a passion for developing a high performance and robust API platform
  • Want to build quality into everything you do
  • Want to work in an environment of continual improvement and strive for ever higher performance
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills

 

What you need to know and show

  • NodeJS / TypeScript with express
  • AWS Lambdas
  • GIT
  • Agile
  • Test Driven Development

 

Why we’re looking for people like you:

  • To help us develop new product features and improve existing ones across a variety of projects.
  • To collaborate with other engineers, product managers, and designers to deliver an amazing product experience for our customers.
  • To contribute new ideas for developing features and refactoring areas of code.
  • To share and celebrate what you’ve learned by talking in our Digital Huddle.
  • To further develop and flex your technical skills and practices.

 

Support we will provide

  • Access to a wide range of learning offerings including Bitesize
  • Relevant technical training as required
  • Regular 121s with line manager
  • Coaching from other colleagues across the business as required

 

Our benefits

In addition to the all-important competitive salary, pension & bonus offering, we totally get that life outside work is important to us all. So we want to shout out some of our other great benefits…

  • We offer flexible working to help you achieve a good work/life balance. 
  • Opportunity to buy extra holidays is on the table.
  • Discounts on your weekly shop, buying a laptop or sofa? We’ve got it covered through your Sainsbury’s, Argos and Habitat store discount card.  
  • Cycle to work scheme and great coffee and cake!

 

A little about us & our culture

We’re proud of our heritage as the UK’s first supermarket bank. As digital technology drives the banking landscape we want to be at the cutting edge of this technology, offering award winning innovative digital banking products to our customers.  Technology is where we see our growth therefore we need innovators to join us and drive the next phase of our evolution.

 

We’re a friendly bunch who collectively share a passion to make our customers’ financial lives easier.  As part of the wider Sainsbury’s Group, being one of the UK’s most trusted brands, it brings our colleagues a wealth of opportunities to fulfil their potential. Here, you can be part of something bigger and help to create a new approach that puts the customer at the heart of everything we do.


It’s important that our colleagues reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Our inclusive recruitment policy means we’re committed to training and developing all our colleagues, treating everyone fairly and equally when they come and work with us.

 

As this role involves working within a regulated environment any offer will be subject to satisfactory background checks including criminal record check, credit check, fraud check and employment references.

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