Software Engineer

 [[cust_CareersBrand]]  Hawthorn East 

Requisition ID: 43021 

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.


Software Engineer 


If you’re looking for a fresh start, you’ve come to the right place. We’re a large and iconic portfolio of trusted Australian brands – which means there are always exciting challenges and career opportunities waiting for you. 


As the way we shop continues to evolve, our Digital team keeps us at the cutting edge. Driven by our innovative, inclusive and forward-thinking culture, we’re constantly looking at ways to reinvent the shopping experience for our customers and build the next generation of digital retailing. 


About the role 


Reporting to the Engineering Manager, in this role you will use your experience to design, implement and maintain platform services following current best practice in the industry.


You will champion, and practice great engineering principles.


You will be an enthusiastic contributor to the team. You will be a self-starter and show initiative reaching out to other Coles team members to accomplish the best outcome for both your team and Coles.


Key Responsibilities


  • Develop integration solutions on the Azure Cloud: microservices, functions, APIs
  • Monitor and support our existing fleet of microservices
  • Utilise modern software engineering and DevOps practices
  • A growth mindset
  • To contribute to a culture of humility, respect and trust
  • To take initiative, analyse and resolve problems
  • Ability to communicate, written and verbal


Good things you’ll need 


To be successful in this role and team, we require the following criteria to be met: 


  • Minimum of 2-3 years professional experience as an engineer working with Java, Cloud and Infrastructure in product development teams
  • Experience working in complex system architectures, operations and support structures
  • An interest in API, Infrastructure design and DevOps ways of working1
  • Relevant post-secondary qualification (in technology engineering discipline such as computer science, information systems engineering etc)


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 > 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.