About the Tesco Technology projects
We operate in a DevOps philosophy. We take responsibility for the software through its entire lifecycle. We practice continuous integration, delivery, and support of our code through to production and beyond.
As a Software Engineer 3, you’ll be part of an agile team of industry-leading engineers. You will be responsible for the solution design of the applications, solving problems, helping your team, and developing new features through quality, scalable, performant, and maintainable technical solutions.
The solutions that you and your team will be responsible for will have a global reach, impacting hundreds of thousands of Tesco colleagues.
Whilst specific responsibilities will be dependent upon the changing needs of the Tesco business, the following provides an overview of the role’s key responsibilities and measures :
Adopt best practices in software engineering : design, testing, version control, documentation, build, deployment, monitoring, and operations.
Build flexible systems choosing simple, straightforward solutions over more complex ones.
Contribute and review code, preserving high quality and best industry practices.
Represent the team project within wider technical discussions across different stakeholder groups and be effective in doing so by constantly broadening your understanding of our technology landscape.
Take ownership for the delivery of specific outcomes.
Contribute to the definition of features for services owned by your team.
Collaborate closely with other teams in the area.
Continuously improve yourself and your team by suggesting and helping implement new engineering processes and practices.
Mentor less experienced developers.
Contribute to building and nurturing an effective, high performant team that consistently delivers quality software whilst balancing time frames and needs.
Java : Advanced
SQL databases : Advanced
Distributed systems architecture : Advanced
Knowledge of design patterns and engineering best practices : Advanced
Testing (e.g. Unit Tests, E2E Tests) : Advanced
Java web framework (Spring / Spring boot or equivalent) : Regular
Functional approach : Regular
Networking architecture, protocols, and security : Regular
CI / CD tooling (Jenkins or equivalent) : Regular
Docker and Kubernetes : Basic
Cloud platform (Microsoft Azure or equivalent) : Basic
Python : nice to have
Written & spoken English : Upper Intermediate (B2)
4+ years of commercial software development experience in the Java ecosystem
Experience in running and supporting software in production (dev-ops approach)
Problem-solving , analysis and computational skills. You are comfortable designing systems and reasoning about them. When tackling problems, you take a thorough and logical approach to solving them and you retain ownership through to resolution.
Designing and developing systems for high availability and scalability
Experience working within an e-commerce or at-scale business where security, availability and reliability are valued
Depth of professional software engineering experience and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
What’s in it for you
Tesco is a diverse and exciting employer, dedicated to being #aplacetogeton, providing career-defining opportunities to all of our colleagues.
If you chose to join our business, we will provide you with :
Permanent contract from the go as a sign of our trust in your abilities.
Up to 20% yearly salary bonus for employment contract colleagues only based on both individual and business performance
Extensive private healthcare - complex care package including a wide range of specialists, medical services and free flu vaccination
Cafeteria & Multisport subsidized MyBenefit cafeteria platform with option to use the funds on multisport card.
Relocation Help - professional service to secure relevant working permits and other necessary documents;
Learning opportunities - certified technical training and learning platforms like Udemy, Pluralsight and O’reily.
Referral Bonus You’ll get 4500 PLN for each colleague you successfully refer to work with us.
Optional life insurance wide variety of insurance options from our partner, available optionally at a significant discount.
If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.