Software Engineer - Build & Packaging

Coventry Store Support Centre - Walsgrave


Coventry Store Support Centre - Walsgrave



Contract Type



Competitive plus benefits

Areas of business

Software Engineering

Job ID


Google Map of Northview Walsgrave TriangleCoventry Coventry CV2 2SJ

Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd, Northview Walsgrave TriangleCoventry, Coventry, CV2 2SJ

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 well structured, clean and readable scripts & code
  • Produce packages and automated builds to a high standard
  • Use automation techniques to drive quality and speed
  • Be proactive in driving innovation and reducing technical debt
  • Communicate well on both technical and non-technical level
What we’re looking for:
  • Excellent Windows 7/10/2008r2/2012 build experience
  • Excellent MSI packaging using Wise/InstallShield
  • Excellent/Good with Applocker and system hardening
  • Good PowerShell scripting
  • Good exposure to SCCM
  • Good understanding of Active Directory including GPO’s
  • Good Understanding of AZURE and/or cloud
  • Familiar with ESXI/vCenter
  • DevOps and why it’s beneficial to development teams
  • Nice to have: Experience with Ansible, terraform, Jenkins, Chef, AWS, ServiceNow
  • Demonstrable experience in packaging and build techniques across various Windows versions
  • Demonstrate that you can use Powershell as an effective method to drive automation
  • Experience of working in a distributed estate with deployment toolsets such as Microsoft SCCM
  • Provide engineering advice for technical/architectural issues
  • Proactively seeking opportunities to improve your knowledge and abilities.
  • Ability to convey and communicate ideas and opinion to peers
  • A positive attitude towards working within an agile team and being a team player
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