Senior Cloud Engineer - Platforms

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Food & Drinks, IT, Retail

  • Salary:

    Competitive plus benefits

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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The company:

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:

  • Guide a developing team of motivated engineers with varying skill sets and experiences that provide platform services to a community of hundreds of engineers, architects, and Agile practitioners

  • You’ll get to work with a broad range of AWS services, as well as ReactJS, and Python

  • Deal with a variety of complex systems ranging from identity and access management to networking, and security and compliance guardrails

What we’re looking for:

  • Passionate about technology and Cloud services

  • Enthusiastic, and motivated team player

  • Confident in your ideas and abilities

  • Leadership over management

  • Experience of Agile ways of working, and specifically Scrum

  • Great interpersonal and presentation skills

  • Empathetic, with a strong understanding of emotional intelligence

  • Generous with your time, feedback, and advice to others

  • Committed to driving knowledge transfer & supporting the teams' development strategy to raise the standard for the team

  • Evidence of willingness to learn and certify knowledge

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