Lead Front-End Engineer - Target.com Web Team

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Mar 11, 2021
Apr 24, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time
About Us
The Target.com Web Team builds and maintains one of the most visited e-commerce sites in the world. We architect solutions to facilitate massive scale; design libraries and abstractions to make our jobs easier; embrace modern web development practices and tools to ensure consistency, stability, and performance; and are fully responsible for the Target.com UI web stack. We realize successes through our strong engineering culture and delighting our guests with great web experiences.

• Work as a member of a product team that will iterate on guest facing features that impact the bottom line of Target.com
• Contribute to our full-stack Node.js and React universal application
• Continuously work to improve through pair programming and pull request reviews
• Implement design patterns to enhance our highly scalable web application
• Contribute to the design of our full system architecture
• Engage in continuous improvement projects within the team and mentor other engineers
• Contribute unit and functional tests to certify your work is good
• Provide technical expertise to product teams, advising best practices and highlighting risks


Basic qualifications:
• BS degree in computer science or equivalent experience
• 7+ years of software development experience
• 4+ years of experience in web technologies
• Proficient with JavaScript
• Experience with web frameworks like React, Angular, Vue.js, Polymer, Backbone, and Ember
• Experience developing Adaptive or Responsive websites using HTML5 and CSS3
• Familiarity with build tools such as webpack, Rollup, gulp, and grunt
• Computer Science foundational knowledge including competencies working with design patterns, data structures, and algorithms
• Experience automated testing and proficient with a testing framework (e.g. RTL, Jest, Mocha)
• Experience working with a source versioning tool, such as Git
• Experience working as a member of an Agile software development team
• Strong verbal and written communication skills demonstrating technical leadership
• Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

Preferred qualifications:
• Experience with React and Node.js
• Experience working with GraphQL and RESTful web services
• Experience building accessible websites
• Experience working on project facilitating true CI and CD
• Exposure to DevOps tools, processes, and culture (e.g. Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Git, etc.)
• Awareness of new and emerging technologies

As part of the Target.com Web Team you will be a front line contributor to the future of online commerce.

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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