Sr Engineering Manager - Owned Brands Sourcing and Design

Employer
Target
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Dec 12, 2020
Closes
Jan 20, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time
Description:
As a Sr. Engineering Manager, you will lead an engineering team in an agile environment building solutions. The key to the success of this position is having strong & innovative approach to problem solving, great technical leadership, excellent communication (written and verbal, formal and informal), flexibility, and a self-motivated working style with attention to detail.

The Owned Brands Sourcing and Design Technology teams deliver tools and technologies that support the research and design of brands and products from concept to manufacturing. The Technology teams help create applications to support the needs of the Target's designers, Merchants, Sourcing and Development teams, Suppliers and vendor partners. This also includes creating the source of truth on raw materials, artwork and color that make up each product to support development and traceability and ensure adherence to our Brand Values. As SEM you will be responsible to help build and deliver products that help build and grow great brands and products that guests love, seek and buy more often and can only be found at Target.

Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals. As a Sr. Engineering manager, you'll take the lead as you...
  • Manage overall software development cycle, driving best practices and ensuring development of high quality code for common assets and framework components.
  • Build and lead a team of high caliber software development engineers
  • Architect and develop the best technical design and approach
  • Manage and execute against project/agile plans and set deadlines
  • Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, infrastructure, build and deployment
  • Manage cross-product technical dependencies and drive resolutions to conflicts
  • Advocate for technologies, frameworks, design patterns, processes and guiding values of the domain architecture
  • Ensure all code adheres to all development & security standards

Requirements:
  • 8+ years of engineering (software development) experience. Experience with at least one full cycle implementation from requirement to production. Experience in building/implementing high performance & scalable server-side applications
  • 1+ years of managing software development teams with a strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional projects
  • Experience operating medium to large scale systems
  • Experience with test-driven development and software test automation
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to variety of audiences


Desired Qualifications:
  • BS degree in computer science or equivalent
  • Experience with Java, Groovy, Spring, Grails- JVM language and framework
  • eCommerce experience with a track record of innovation
  • Contribute back to the Open Source community is desirable
  • Extensive experience working in an agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, etc.)


Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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