Location: Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GB
Apply by: 30/06/2023
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GB
About Group Monitoring, Capability and Security Platforms
The Group Monitoring, Capability, and Security Platforms team is a mix of Product Managers and System Engineers, with ownership of key strategic platforms across monitoring, security, and portfolio/backlog management. As such we own the product roadmap – driven by the business requirements - and are responsible for managing the deployment, configuration, and operation of these platforms. We are part of the wider Security and Capability team within Tesco Technology. Our platforms enable teams to identify and react to incidents, they help us to protect from current and future security threats, and support teams in efficiently delivering high quality code for our customers and colleagues.
About the role
As one of the senior engineers you will have a focus on driving innovation and excellence across the team. The DevOps function within Group Monitoring, Capability and Security is relatively young, with lots of opportunities in both breadth and depth for substantial improvements. You will need to identify, own, and ultimately drive projects for building, standardising, and improving our technical solutions in automation and integration, along with helping to up-skill the team through training and education initiatives.
You will be expected to help guide the roadmap for how best we deploy and operate platforms on behalf of Technology, as well as playing an active part in continuing to build a fantastic and talented team!
You will be responsible for
You will be responsible for leading initiatives across the team: as a passionate technologist with considerable knowledge of Terraform, Ansible, Kubernetes and Jenkins you will help provide innovation, best practise, and a long term strategy for automation; with a deep understanding of cloud practises, automation, and CI/CD you will help to shape how the services our platforms provide are delivered to our customers. You will have extensive experience working within cross-functional development and IT operation teams, supporting highly available, resilient, high demand business critical platforms within an enterprise environment.
Uses data to measure the effectiveness of change, and is able to review and adapt as required
You will need
Ability to influence colleagues, alongside a willingness to be influenced by colleagues, as appropriate
We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work! These include but are not limited to:
Our vision at Tesco is to become every customer’s favourite way to shop, whether they are at home or out on the move. Our core purpose is “Serving our customers, communities and planet a little better every day”. Serving means more than a transactional relationship with our customers. It means acting as a responsible and sustainable business for all stakeholders, for the communities we are part of, and for the planet.
We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone truly feels able to be themselves. At Tesco, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings. We’re committed to creating a workplace where differences are valued, and make sure that all colleagues are given the same opportunities. We’re a big business with diverse working patterns and many business areas which means that we can find something that works for you. Everyone is welcome at Tesco.
We have recently announced that we are moving to a more blended working week – combining office and remote working. Our offices continue to be where we connect, collaborate and innovate. Talk to us about how this can work for you.
Note: Should you be successful in your application, your employment will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details on your agreed start date.