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Lead Software Engineer

Job reference 4184

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  • Job Title :
    Lead Software Engineer
  • Location:
    Asda House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
    Full-time
  • Contract Type:
    Permanent
  • Hours per Week:
    37.50
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
  • Closing Date:
    14 August 2020
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Help reimagine retail through leading technology transformation at Asda 

 

Technology is rewriting how we all live. At Asda, we're using it to reimagine how we all shop. There are no rules to what's next. It's about looking around us, seeing what needs to be done and what could be done and making it happen.

 

THE ROLE

 

Lead Software Engineer 

 

ASDA Technology is going through a significant transformation from a traditional delivery organisation, to a Digital and DevOps based model with a relentless focus on our customer. A fantastic opportunity is available for a Lead Software Engineer to join one of our Scrum Teams. You'll have significant experience of leading a team of highly Technical people with hands on experience with front end languages in the Design, Build and Operate of cloud based mircoservices, ideally in a mobile environment. In return you'll get to see the Applications your team build being used by Colleagues and external Customers.

 

  • Take account for the quality of work produced by the team, using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Be a key contributor to the Software community of practise and drive a culture of knowledge sharing
  • Drive Test-first, Secure by default and Continual service transition ways of working and culture
  • Clearly track and effectively communicate delivery progress

 

ABOUT YOU

 

  • Hands-on experience with front end languages including one or more JavaScript Frameworks (e.g. React, React Native, NodeJS, Typescript, Redux, NPM)
  • Significant experience working in an Agile delivery environment and an awareness of other methodologies (Scrum, Scrumban, Kanban)
  • Experience of Build, Operate Cloud based Microservices (AWS, Azure) and Containerisation (e.g. Kubernetes, Docker)

 

BENEFITS

 

Car / Car Allowance

Colleague discount

Sharesave scheme

Competitive pension

Free parking

Company bonus and many additional rewards!

 

Once you're here the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and we will support you every step of the way to help further your career.

 

This position is open to flexible working / part time / job share

 

If you have any questions regarding the position, then please email clare.tempest@asda.co.uk


 
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Asda House - Leeds
Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD
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