• Full Time
  • London

Website Sainsbury's

Job Description

The big question: why should a Tech professional like you work for a 150-year-old retail chain? Because we are 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 have 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.

This role is within Data Tech, just one of many families with Sainsbury’s Tech, and our mission is to master Commercial data for the whole Sainsbury’s Group. Data Tech is made up of several long lived, cross functional domains each with one or more teams. Our teams are part of an ambitious transformation programme using microservices and event streams to deliver value to our customers.

Tech Stack:

AWS, Terraform, Docker, Python, Linux, Kafka, Spark, Snowflake and more. We keep track of everything using Git, Jira & Confluence. You do not need experience with everything in this list!

What you will be doing:

Provide Cloud expertise as part of a cross functional software delivery team(s)
Creating and maintaining CI/CD pipelines for Data Engineering Products
Comfortable designing Cloud Native solutions, using best practices and working to continually improve those solutions
Apply your “Automate everything” mindset
Communicate & share technical decisions with non-technical team members and stakeholders.
Working with Agile delivery teams in a fast-paced, DevOps environment

Desirable skills and experience:

Learning on the job
Knowledgeable on AWS
Infrastructure as code using Terraform
Designing, implementing & maintaining CI/CD pipelines (experience with GitHub Runners, AWS CodeBuild and CodePipeline an advantage)
Airflow
Understanding of Identify and Access Management and Networking
Familiar with a well-architected framework and Serverless solutions
Understanding of Docker and containerising applications
Knowledge of Linux based systems
Production monitoring & alerting distributed applications at scale
Consulting other teams on design decisions

If you are excited by this role but don’t feel that you match the above list exactly, please, please do apply and let us know why you’d be great for the role.

In return you’ll get:

Opportunity to work on complex real-world problems that make a huge impact to the daily lives of our customers
To use and increase your expertise in AWS, CI/CD, Microservices and the latest tech-stacks
A focus on training and development
Become part of a vibrant, diverse and dynamic organisation
The trust and autonomy to thrive
Colleague discount across multi-brands – Sainsbury’s, Argos and Habitat
Holiday allowance
Bonus scheme
Pension plan
Special offers on 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

To apply for this job please visit sainsburys.jobs.