Target Enterprise, Inc. is seeking a full-time Lead Engineer at our offices in Minneapolis, MN. The Lead Engineer is responsible for the design, development, and for providing support to custom build applications that range from APIs, micro-services, database platforms (structured & unstructured), CICD & automation. This position requires a Master's degree or equivalent in Telecommunications, Computer Science, Electronics and Communications, or related field plus three (3) years of related experience. In the alternative, will accept a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Telecommunications, Computer Science, Electronics and Communications, or related field plus 5 years related (progressive, post-baccalaureate) experience. Must also have 12 months of experience (which may have been gained concurrently) with each of the following: (1) designing, developing, and supporting highly performant, custom build software applications that include APIs, micro-services, database platforms (structured & unstructured), CICD, and automation; (2) working with various authentication mechanisms and using Message Queue systems including IBM MQ, RabbitMQ and Kafka; (3) designing and implementation of crawlers, micro-services and performant text-based search functionality with TDD (test driven development) and working with log aggregation, metric visualization, and distributed tracing; (4) working on the design and implementation of Continuous-Integration/ Continuous deployment solutions and Cloud based solutions and utilizing DevOps tools, processes, and using Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Git; and (5) working in the following environments: JDK 1.8, Groovy, Spring 4.x, Spring Boot 1.4.3, Netflix OSS, MongoDB, Elasticsearch 5.x, MySQL, Gradle 2.13, Spock 1.1, Rabbit MQ, Jenkins, SonarQube, Tomcat, Logstash, Kibana, Nagios, Docker. Will accept experience gained before, during or after Master's program. Position includes a telecommute benefit within commuting distance to Minneapolis-area Target office, as directed. Please apply online at https://corporate.target.com/careers.