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Recruiter: Tesco
Listed on: 28th May
Location: London
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 368706
Contact Name: Tesco

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About the role
As a Frontend Software Development 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 Software Development 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:

Best-practices regarding all aspects of web development including design, semantic HTML mark-up, CSS, JavaScript and related technologies
Exposure to a variety of JavaScript frameworks and libraries such as: 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

About us
Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop online, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world. We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we're finding bigger and better ways to provide it. Here's how we're doing it:

We are building systems to solve real world problems at scale, with impact for tens of millions of people
There are great engineers (and managers and product people) 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.
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 Bookshttps://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