Senior Engineer

Employer
Target
Location
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Jul 19, 2018
Closes
Nov 01, 2018
Category
Engineering
Employment Status
Full Time
Description: 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'll have the opportunity to design, develop and support innovative solutions across a variety of applications, platforms and environments; building tomorrow's technologies utilized by Team Members and all guests that visit our stores.  You'll put your skills, experience and passion to work in an collaborative environment where success is rewarded.We are looking for highly motivated engineering professionals who can help elevate the Team Member store operations experience along with incorporating the enterprise transformations supporting all channels.   Individuals in this role will have opportunities to gain a large breadth of knowledge by working with many different tools and applications that are used by Team Members and guests every day.About This OpportunityAs an engineer in Target's Agile scrum environment, you are a software developer with an entrepreneurial streak.  You will work on guest and team member facing applications that make a difference every day in the stores and other channels.  Great problem solving skills and a growth mindset are critical for success in the role.  Target is a place that is leveraging (and building) the latest software stacks, solutions and patterns.  The responsibilities and role will give many opportunities to build your leadership qualities, communication and collaboration 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…
  • Develop software and systems on test driven development and continuous integration practices.
  • Unit test code and create automated test scripts
  • Work closely with other engineers and partners to ensure development meets business needs
  • Follow industry standard agile software design methodology for development and technical documentation
  • Research related products and make necessary software recommendations
  • Innovate constantly and maintain the technical edge
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ 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
DESIRED REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent field
  • Extensive experience with Java based REST APIs
  • Knowledge of CI/CD tools like Drone, Spinnaker, K8s and Jenkins
  • Background and working knowledge of message queues like Kafka or OpenMQ
  • Experience with highly scalable solutions that process 10s of millions of messages per day
  • Past history working in an agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, etc.)
  • Native Android app building experience using Kotlin

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