Early In Career Programme - IT Engineering

Who Is TJX Europe?


If you haven’t heard of us, you’ve probably visited one of our TK Maxx or Homesense stores. We're part of the world's leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer - TJX Companies, Inc. We have an annual global turnover of over $39bn, and our business is growing.


Are you a new or recent IT, Engineering, Analytics or Computer Science Graduate ready to use a broad range of technology to impact our retail business and the bottom line?


The Opportunity: Early In Career Programme – IT Engineering

Supporting Our Global IT Initiatives - And Our Business Model.


June and Sept 21 Start dates

Remote start due to COVID-19


Global IT at TJX is offering full-time Engineer 1 opportunities in our IT function based in our European Head Office in Watford.


As an Engineer 1 in our Early In Career Programme, you’ll build a thorough understanding of how technology is the key to driving results across every area of our global retail environment.


You will receive targeted coaching and guidance with multiple learning experiences including hands-on application, digital learning and group projects within your team, and you’ll be given more autonomy as you develop.


Our Early In Career Programme – IT Engineering will suit those seeking to learn, grow and contribute in a fast-paced, dynamic global business. Working in a collaborative, team orientated environment, you’ll join a cohort of Engineers globally and expand your own IT capabilities —providing you the tools and network to kick-start your new IT career


Multiple opportunities are available across a variety of disciplines including:

Cloud                                     ERP                                       Security

DevOps                                 Infrastructure                          Software Development

Database Administration       Integration                              Test Automation

Data Engineering                   Platform                                 Web Development



Responsibilities may include:

  • Collaborate with experienced technology specialists globally in an Agile environment

  • Learn about TJX’s business and technologies

  • Build innovative technology solutions that make our platforms even better

  • Design, code and test solutions

  • Review and evolve current processes

  • Work autonomously and collaborate in groups to tackle challenges, advance projects, and complete assignments



Who We Are Looking For:

  • Self-starters who possess the ability to learn and grow in a fast-paced, professional environment.

  • Problem solvers who can think creatively

  • Can work autonomously but also can collaborate as part of a team

  • Curious and eager learners with leadership abilities and strong work ethic

  • Those who can think in “Agile Mindset”—flexible, change adept, willingness to learn

  • Active interest in computer systems, the internet, networking and technology  



Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Technical area (recently –or soon to be—completed) 

  • Computer Science, Engineering, Data Analytics, or related degree or equivalent experience



What You’ll Discover

  • Brand new state of the art campus which encourages collaborative working, flexibility and creativity

  • Inclusive culture and career growth opportunities

  • Challenging, collaborative, and team-based environment

  • Opportunities to drive a variety of interesting work

  • Supported Learning and Development



Your Benefits

  • Competitive salary

  • 25 days basic holiday plus bank holidays

  • Access to an onsite gym and discounted gyms/classes throughout the UK.

  • Associate discount

  • Pension Scheme

  • Season ticket support


Where next

Our Early In Career Programme - IT Engineering is a great way to start your career if you aspire to be an IT leader at TJX. You will be exposed to several areas of the global IT function and a broad range of technology, it will teach and challenge you to build your knowledge of corporate IT at TJX, whilst giving you a high degree of creativity and autonomy to become an IT leader