Here at O2, we’re about technology that creates exciting experiences. It’s why there are over 35 million people who choose to live life on O2.
Being part of Telefonica, one of the world’s most creative digital companies, we’re able to open up all sorts of possibilities not just for customers, but for the people who work for us, too.
Great benefits. Great rewards. High-quality training. Ongoing career development. Flexible working. These are just some of the reasons we attract great talent.
Our inclusive approach to recruitment helps us be a true reflection of our customers and their communities. That’s why everybody’s welcome at O2 it’s time to get everyone in the room.
About the Team :
We understand the needs of the business to deliver products & services into the hands of our customers by using the best people, tools & techniques.
We blend technical knowledge, efficiency and innovation to deliver digital solutions with momentum, quality and robustness.
IT Consumer and SMB are the digital engine room of O2.
Your Role :
We are looking for a Principal Software Engineer / Tech Lead with passion, energy, a strong desire to learn and improve and a commitment to driving our product journey forward.
You’ll have to make tough decisions, implement best practices and provide compromises when situations are not ideal. The candidate will have experience of working in Agile teams preferably in the Digital domain.
The Principal Software Engineer will be helping development teams build highly scalable products as a member of O2’s IT Consumer and SMB team.
Working under the vision of a product owner and alongside developers, UX, operational experts and our delivery team, you will be responsible for making sure that features are delivered with the highest possible quality.
You will work closely with the development and design teams across multiple platforms and technologies to create products that are consistent, highly usable, reliable and performance.
You will be expected to perform end-to-end systems analysis, design and development utilizing industry best practices.
We expect you to collaborate within the team as well as push new ideas for the wider business on better ways to do things.
We will want you to help coach the development team on software engineering best practices. Defining strategy and educating others, which will be key elements of this role.
We expect you will take pride in any platform that you build and manage
Helping with recruitment as well as contributing to developer forums
Implementing and improving TDD / BDD methodologies and supporting and contributing to test automation efforts
Skills & experience :
Additional Information :
Grade : PCGU
Closing Date : 27th May 2021
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We’re looking to pay a great compensation package (depending on experience) for this position. We also offer plenty of extras to sweeten the deal, which could include things like bonuses, life assurance cover, health care and lots of flexible benefits.
Also, every employee has their personal development supported with a LinkedIn learning account; plus other role specific learning available through our award-winning digital learning platform - O2 Campus.
We also believe a great work-life balance is important, so we’re open to considering flexible working arrangements. Like to know more, feel free to raise it.
Join us and we’ll encourage you to be bold every day. So take a deep breath, your career is about to go to exciting new places.
If you have any questions around the role then please email ResourceTUK o2.com who will be happy to help.