Senior Engineer - Java/Package

3 days left

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Apr 13, 2017
May 30, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS AN ENGINEER Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. But behind the brand our guests love, is a culture of continual innovation - and right now, we are up to big things. The Target Technology Team is driving a transformation in retail, one that will move us from “brick-and-mortar and online” to “bricks-and-mortar and everywhere else.” Our goal is to deliver Target's unique “Expect More. Pay Less.” promise to guests wherever and whenever they shop, today and tomorrow: in-store, online, on tablets and mobile phones, and in the retail channels of the future. You can be a part of developing and launching new services that power all the channels where Target does and will do business - in-store, web, tablet, mobile, and future channels. You'll have the opportunity to design, develop and support innovative solutions across a variety of applications, platforms and environments, building tomorrow's technologies in Search, Browse, Product Info, Promotions, Content and Checkout. You'll put your skills, experience and passion to work in an entrepreneurial environment where success is rewarded.We are looking for highly motivated engineering professionals who can connect the in-store experience to the digital environment by creating scalable and seamless multi-channel experiences without losing the brand we are known for.   Individuals in this role will have opportunities to gain a large breadth of knowledge by working with experts in the eCommerce, multichannel retail, product management and software engineering fields.About This OpportunityAs an engineer, you are a software developer with an entrepreneurial streak.  You will build great products - ready to do whatever it takes to build scalable guest focused, world class eCommerce applications for the Engineer.  You have good problem solving skills.  You love keeping abreast of the latest industry trends and use them to help you innovate.  You have leadership qualities, good judgment, clear communication skills.Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As an Engineer, you'll take the lead as you…
  • Perform a technical engineering leadership role on various projects within Finance platform
  • Create solutions that will build and operate on a scale that supports Target's key strategies
  • Design, develop, test and deploy software using multiple development technologies and methodologies
  • Drive Engineering design throughout the project and platform life-cycle
  • Ensure architectural, infrastructure, operational, and security requirements are met
  • Participate in lifecycle management, and total cost of ownership of platforms, applications and infrastructure services
  • Diagnose, isolate and de-bug software problems and perform problem resolution
  • Drive standards and best practices while collaborating with the team to promote re-use and develop consistent technical build processes
  • Drive technical quality, stability and scalability of solutions
  • Generate and preserve intellectual property associated with Finance applications
  • 3+ years of software development experience with at least one full cycle implementation from requirement to production
  • Strong problem solving and thought: partnership skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with a limited set of requirements
  • Team attitude
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • BS degree in computer science or equivalent
  • eCommerce experience with a track record of innovation
  • Extensive experience working in an agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, etc.)
  • Working with test-driven development and software test automation
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills with a strong willingness to learn
  • Hands-on experience in agile software development using Java/J2EE, Spring Batch Framework, Restful services, Tomcat, Automated and Performance Testing
  • Demonstrated experience with a technology like Chef, Drone, Docker, Jenkins, Camel, or virtual technologies such as Open Stack, cloud/SaaS solutions and continuous delivery
  • Database knowledge including SQL, Oracle and PostgreSQL
  • Exposure to reporting tools such as Domo, Greenfield, SAP Reporting Options (BOBJ, Webi, IDT)

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