Senior Software Engineer - Web

 Coles Supermarkets  Melbourne 

Requisition ID: 30163 

Employment Type: Full time 

Good things start here

This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At the Coles Group, these are moments we live for.

Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.



About the role

Want to discover opportunities that challenge you? Connect to a career that can take you places? Inspire millions of Australians to lead healthier, happier lives? eCommerce is where you’ll find the freedom, support, and inspiration to do all that and more. We’re the team at the heart of our digital transformation – the ones creating the unified experiences and inclusive services our customers want and need. Open. Innovative. Accessibility-obsessed. It’s our eCommerce team that are redefining what we do, how we do it and why. So, we can build a digital offering fit for every Australian. So, we can shape the future of retail for better. So, we can find more ways to sustainably feed our nation – today and tomorrow.  By combining the fast-paced culture of retail with the ever-growing world of ecommerce, Coles Online takes the time and effort out of grocery shopping. With services such as Home Delivery, Click & Collect and smart lockers, we’re always working on new ways to make life a little easier for our customers – no matter where they are. 


The Digital Engineering team is growing within our Customer Experience and Technology (CXT) function and we are now seeking a Senior Software Engineer- React to join our Web engineering team. You will play a key role in building and delivering world class software across our core consumer facing website/Coles online platforms. This is a great opportunity to be a part of Coles major digital transformation in delivering top of class digital shopping experiences for our customers. 


What you’ll be doing

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will develop quality software that is aligned to engineering standards and practices. You’ll also facilitate peer reviews and testing standards as well as ensure individual and team compliance with company values, policies and procedures and all applicable external laws and regulations. You will also contribute to creating a team culture that elicits a high-performing team and a fun working environment. 


Good things you’ll need

We’re after a highly skilled front-end engineer with solid experience using React as well as experience working on consumer facing websites.


You’ll have

  • Tertiary qualifications in a technology engineering discipline such as computer science, information systems engineering, etc.
  • Practiced understanding of leadership principals.
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.
  • Familiar with SQL databases.
  • Experience in a cloud environment desirable. 


You’ll also need:

  • Seasoned software engineer with at least 7 years’ experience on the tools.
  • Extensive experience with Adobe Experience Manager.
  • Extensive experience with front-end web technologies like HTML, CSS, JS frameworks (React, Angular, etc.), etc.
  • Extensive experience with back-end technologies - Java.
  • Experience with domain name and certificate management.
  • Good exposure to Agile Scrum working environments.
  • Experience working in large scale projects and heavy-traffic platform.


Given the state/ territory of the position you are applying for, and to enable Coles to provide a safe environment for its team members, there may be a requirement for you to receive a COVID-19 vaccination before commencing work for Coles, unless you are medically exempt. Given this, you will be required to disclose your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application for employment with Coles. You may be required to provide further evidence of vaccination status as part of your application.


Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.

Coles Group is an endorsed employer for all women. See our range of benefits and policies directly at WORK180: Coles Group – Work180 Endorsed Employer

For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.

We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.