Software Engineer - Hawthorn East

 Coles Supermarkets  Hawthorn East 

Requisition ID: 50758 

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:


This role will be for a Junior Software Engineer looking for a new career opportunity and challenge within a large business environment.


You will part of an experience development team, offering your personal expertise on developing exciting and cutting-edge applications across our Coles Merchandise Platform Technology team. As part of an ever-growing business, we are advancing our customer’s service experience through exciting new technology and project solutions. Thereby, ensuring an evolving and satisfying retail experience for our customers.


What you’ll be doing


As part of the Merchandise Technology Team, you will be part of various modern and revolutionising digital transformation projects, developing exciting and cutting-edge applications and platforms. In applying your programming expertise, you will design scalable code across a multitude of platforms, applications, and services while gaining valuable experience and skills thought our collaborative development team.


As the Junior Software Engineer, you will be generating exciting new designs for current and future applications through supporting and assisting the Merchandise Development Team.


You’ll also:

  • Produce technical designs for new and existing applications, and develop system code that implements the design, meeting requirements and relevant standards
  • Contribute to the overall design and architecture of a broad array of solutions.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Overall understanding in designing and implementing both transactional and analytics applications.


Good things you’ll need


To enable new trends and designs you will offer programming solutions to modernise our Merchandise Technology platform and services. We are seeking a Junior Software Engineer with experience across Jave or .NET / .NET core frameworks.


You’ll also need

  • Experience working in an analyst programmer / software engineer capacity and contributing to all aspects of application technical stacks including database.
  • Proficient working across Java and or Net Core frameworks including SQL.
  • Knowledge of building solutions in JavaScript high regarded but not essential.
  • Knowledge with engineering practices including: Packaging, provisioning, source code & configuration management, logging, and monitoring.
  • Understanding in automation: build, test, and deploy.
  • Ability to understand and learn unfamiliar technologies and frameworks
  • Exposure to standards and techniques regarding scalability, performance, and security


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?
You’re joining a culture that truly cares about your wellbeing, values what you do and celebrates your success. We’ll invest in you and your career with best practice training, development, and leadership programs. You’ll also receive fantastic team member discounts across our supermarkets and brands.

As part of our focus on achieving a gender balanced workforce, we belong to the WORK180 network as an endorsed employer for women. Our commitment to helping all women thrive in the workplace includes initiatives such as our recently updated parental leave policy, flexible working options and our Employee Assistance Program.

You can explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website. 

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.