About the role As a Frontend / Web Software Engineer
You’ll be working in an agile team of industry leading engineers upon Tesco’s customer facing web applications. Working with Product Managers, you will be responsible for the future direction of the products that we build, solving problems and developing new features through quality, scalable, performant and maintainable technical solutions. The solutions that you will be responsible for will have a global reach, impacting millions of customers.
You’ll be a passionate, pragmatic Frontend / Web Software Engineer with an inquisitive mind who is motivated to make change for the better and most importantly put our customer first. You’ll enjoy working as part of a team and be a keen problem solver. Comfortable with modern engineering practices and web development tooling and technologies you’ll use innovation to improve the customer experience and efficiency of engineering teams.
Some of the tech we are using at scale:
ES6, React, Redux, React-router, Node, Angular, Less, Styled-components Webpack, webdriver.io, Cloud Infrastructure, Docker
You will need We are looking for people who have a passion for Technology. You will likely have made open source contributions and have a Github account. You will demonstrate experience of different platforms and technologies.
We expect to see some or all of the following:
- React, Redux, Webpack React-Router and testing with Jest, Jasmine, Enzyme, Mocha. Experience of using Node.js to create high traffic websites using Express.js, Sails, Koa or similar
- Experience in bringing multiple viewport responsive and adaptive web designs to life Awareness and practice of UI performance best practices Understanding and exposure to integrating REST API endpoints
- Strong experience and understanding of industry standard web accessibility, web design & usability; to support sites cross browser/platform/device
- A desire to write readable, maintainable, modular and extendable code
- Exposure to the DevOps model Experience in Lean and Agile environments and understanding of principles behind methodologies such as: BDD, ATDD and TDD
What’s in it for you:
An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay Buy As You Earn Scheme which allows you to buy Tesco shares and save tax after 3 months of service Save As You Earn Scheme which gives you the opportunity to save direct from your pay for three or five years with the option of using your savings to buy Tesco shares at a discounted price after 1 year of service Access to Tesco Learning and Development Academy, Safari Books https://www.safaribooksonline.com and Pluralsight Technology Learning Platform https://www.pluralsight.com Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses Cycle to work and Car Share Schemes
Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customers favourite way to shop, wherever they are and however they're shopping. We want our customers to be inspired by the solutions that we are building to help them find whatever they are looking for. Here’s how we’re doing it:
We are building systems to solve real world problems at scale, impacting tens of millions of people Teams of great Engineers (and Managers and Product Managers) to learn from We are agile and enlightened in our approach to building software and teams There’s a great atmosphere and we work sustainably as a team Tesco has a “do the right thing” mentality We promote flexible working
If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.