ASDA Software Engineer Job Application

ASDA Software Engineer Job Description

An exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer with a JavaScript background to join the Development team with a unique culture and a relentless focus on our customers. You’ll join a team going through significant transformation from a traditional discipline based model, to a Digital and DevOps based model, using Agile delivery techniques wherever appropriate.

We can offer you a great working environment and flexible working and we may also consider relocation packages for candidates living outside of Yorkshire.

All Asda Job Application

Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent hands on experience with front end languages including one or more JavaScript Frameworks (e.g. AngularJS, Angular, React-Native).
  • Experience with source code management systems with a desire to learn and engage in the development of a CI/CD environment.
  • A background in working within an Agile software delivery environment
  • Experience in relational / non-relational databases.
  • Desired experience in Object orientated programming languages e.g. C# or Java.


  • Help transform Asda from being a traditional multi-channel retailer, to being a true digital retailer by delivering digitally native applications that transform Customer and Colleague behaviours.
  • Deliver high quality technical designs for new applications with an emphasis on Asda’s ‘Mobile First’ strategy.
  • Help manage the quality of output from the in-house application development team by proactively participating in code reviews and providing constructive feedback to the team members.
  • Provide support to your Manager, in coaching and mentoring other member of their team, to help maintain a strong and progressive talent pipeline.
  • Help to develop and manage adherence to ASDA’s development principals and coding guidelines.
  • Get involved in all stages of product development to provide input around the application development elements.
  • Provide estimations for the levels effort, cost and duration of development activities.
  • Assist in on-boarding development resources from strategic partners e.g. documentation of development practices.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with QA, with specific emphasis on improving our automation test capabilities.
  • Ensure that defects found during QA testing are resolved quickly and efficiently and support other team members in resolving challenging/difficult development issues.
  • You will pro-actively monitor project risk and escalate to the Application Development Team Manager and Project Manager when appropriate.
  • Stay up to date with the latest technologies and help to drive the development strategy for Asda.


  • Excellent salary, bonus and pension
  • FUN environment
  • A strong commitment to personal development and training
  • Free parking in the centre of Leeds
  • Great culture
  • Staff discount
  • Life Insurance, cycle to work scheme
  • Relocation packages available

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