Ocado Technology, powering the future of retail through sustained disruptive technology innovation... Ocado Technology is putting the world’s retailers online using the cloud, robotics, AI, and IoT.
We develop the innovative software and systems that power Ocado.com, the world’s largest online-only grocery retailer as well as the global Ocado Smart Platform’.
With everything from websites to fully autonomous warehouse that we design in-house, our employees need to be specialists in a wide range of technologies to help drive our business.
We champion a value-led culture to get our teams working at their very best and to help create a collaborative working environment that our people love.
Core values of Trust, Autonomy, Craftsmanship, Collaboration and Learn Fast help drive our innovative culture.The TeamThe team is responsible for storing and managing the most sensitive data that can be found within the entire OSP Platform - the personal data of our customers.
Names, phone numbers, email addresses, etc. Any leak of this data would be a huge problem for the company and the loss of our customers’ trust, so we put particular emphasis on its security.
But this is only a part of a customer data. The team also gathers information about marketing preferences and preferred communication channels (Marketing Preferences System) and records of the activity of each customer using the platform.
recommender services that suggest products to customers based on the past orders using Machine Learning and a service that stores the favourite product of customers.
Role & ResponsibilitiesThe primary responsibilities of an Engineering Team Leader role in Ocado Technology are : To build a great team, delivering a great product or serviceTo collaborate with other teams to build an effective organisation considering technology, delivery, and product / serviceTo align culture to Ocado Values and Ocado Technology behaviours (Collaboration, Trust, Craftsmanship.
Learn Fast and Autonomy)Additionally, Team Leaders work with their development centre leadership to build a great place to work (contributing to processes like recruitment, branding, induction etc.
Plan the day-to-day and future work for the team using agile methodologiesPlan and adjust team capacity to ensure the roadmap work is delivered with the expected standards of qualityHelp to define the product roadmap based on team knowledge, technical innovations and user feedbackFostering a culture of continuous improvement in the teamWe’re looking for people who are passionate about growing great people and organisations, are not afraid to challenge the status quo and restlessly improve.
Knowledge, Skills & ExperienceYou’re experienced with Java and Spring, and strong architectural skillsYou have a passion and understanding for TDDYou have agile experience and knowledgeA good degree in Computer Science or a related subjectYou have good spoken and written EnglishYou have experience leading a team of software engineers and applying principles of continuous improvementYou can foster close relationships with retailers and industry partnersYou have experience interviewing candidates for development rolesBenefitsFlexible working hours with short FridaysReduced hours in August25 days of holidays per yearPrivate Health InsuranceLife Insurance (3x your salary)Ticket RestaurantTicket TransportTicket KindergartenGym membership discounts Fresh fruit, snacks, tea and coffeeMonthly social eventsTable football, board games and Nintendo SwitchTech Talks and internal trainingsEnglish and Spanish language courses We are right next to Sants station, a central area of Barcelona.
We growing rapidly making it a very exciting time to join!Anything else?There’s a lot going on at Ocado Technology! Click to find out more about Ocado Technology and our recruitment process.
Ocado is an equal opportunities employer and as such makes every effort to ensure that all potential employees are treated fairly and equally, regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status.