Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) - Java

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Food & Drinks, Sales

  • Salary:

    Competitive with 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.

We are looking for talented test engineers to help build great apps and services in the Sainsbury’s Supply Chain Team.  You will work closely with other technically like-minded individuals across multiple platforms and technologies to create a beautiful application ecosystem that is consistent, highly usable, and reliable and performant

What we’re looking for:

  • Demonstrable experience of using Java 8 and above.  Java 11 is desirable 

  • Demonstrable experience of using Selenium 3.141.59 above

  • Demonstrable experience working with Cloud-based infrastructure(AWS)

  • Advanced understanding and experience of working within an agile software development environment

  • Advanced understanding and experience within the full software development life cycle

  • Ability to create, maintain, debug automation framework and test case

  • Demonstrable experience of creating and maintaining load tests and using load testing tools (e.g. JMeter, Gatling)

  • Advanced understanding and experience of using product tracking tools (e.g. Jira)

  • Demonstrable experience with cross browser and API testing

  • Must have UI automation experience for SaaS solutions. 

  • Demonstrable experience of Behaviour / Test Driven Development (BDD, TDD)

  • Demonstrable experience to produce quality, reusable and maintainable automated tests

  • Demonstrable experience in using and setting up automated testing

  • Demonstrable experience of CI and CD, good working knowledge with using a CI system (Jenkins, GoCD, AWS)

  • Good understanding of event based Architectures, integration patterns and RESTful web services.

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

Across our multi-brands, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer that champions a diverse and inclusive culture.