Engineer - Supply chain Technology

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Aug 20, 2019
Oct 29, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time
About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America's leading retailers.

Target Technology Services is the behind-the-scenes powerhouse that fuels Target's passion and commitment to cutting-edge innovation. We anchor every facet of one of the world's best-loved retailers with a strong technology framework that relies on the latest tools and technologies-and the brightest people-to deliver incredible value to guests online and in stores. Our high-performing teams balance independence with collaboration, and we pride ourselves on being versatile, agile and creative.

Target's Supply Chain Portfolio team builds and operates software that enables Target's supply chain to procure, handle, and move inventory so that it is optimally positioned and can fulfill guest orders in stores and via digital channels. Supply chain technology is fast evolving to deliver more flexible capabilities to meet the changing demands of the guest - be that next day or same day delivery, proactive movement to meet guest demand, and flexible handling to meet different service levels. We are meeting Target's strategic supply chain capability needs by building custom, highly performant, micro-services-based software from the ground up.

Transportation, Last Mile is a dynamic and highly visible area. We're focused on building capabilities for getting the products purchased in Target's stores or online to our guests when they want them. This is a fast-moving space and the ideal team member will thrive in a face paced, always evolving domain.

As an engineer, you will work closely with Product Owners and your broader engineering team in building a high performing, cutting edge and highly scalable suite of products to support Target's Supply Chain. The key to the success of this position is having strong & innovative approach to problem solving, great technical acumen, excellent communication (written and verbal, formal and informal), flexibility, and a self-motivated working style with attention to detail.

About you:

• 4 year degree or equivalent experience

• 1+ years of software development experience

• Demonstrates proficiency in at least one computer language

• Understands the concepts of distributed programming and applies it to their domain

• Desirable: Knowledge of test-driven development and software test automation, distributed computing, Agile SDLC methodologies

Job responsibilities:

• Be a significant code contributor, own and be accountable for your work, drive best practices and ensure the development of high-quality code.

• Be a great team player and help build a team of high caliber software development engineers

• Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, infrastructure, build and deployment

• Advocate for technologies, frameworks, design patterns, processes and guiding values of the domain architecture

• Ensure all code adheres to all development & security standards

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.


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