Cloud Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Food & Drinks, Sales

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary & Benefits

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


The role:

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:

  • Working across multiple products and collaborating with could and software development teams.

  • Comfortable designing AWS solutions, using best practices and the ability to keep improving existing architecture.

  • “Automate everything” mindset.

  • Ability to communicate technical decisions with non-technical team members and stakeholders.

  • Experience of working with Agile delivery teams in a fast paced, DevOps environment

What we’re looking for:

  • Good understanding of JavaScript.

  • Willingness to learn new technologies

  • CI/CD pipelines experience: designing, implementing & maintaining including git SCM, testing, packaging & deployment (CircleCI is a plus)

  • Infrastructure as code using tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform and / or Ansible.

  • Knowledge of Linux based systems

  • Understanding of Docker and containerising applications

  • Experience implementing monitoring & alerting solutions (New Relic or Datadog are a plus).

  • Cloud experience specifically AWS related. Good knowledge of AWS services and solutions.

  • Familiar with well architected framework and Serverless solutions.

  • Comfortable with collaborating with a software development team in a daily basis.

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