Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer

What you'll do

  • Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design
  • Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports business objectives
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Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 6+ years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile software and 3+ years of supervisory experience.

• Have an in-depth knowledge of software best practices, including design, architecture, coding standards, QA and release management.
• Have delivered scalable web service projects successfully with Agile and SCRUM teams.
• Have current or recent hands-on experience and can guide your team to build scalable REST services using best Java frameworks with high code craftsmanship.

• True inspirational technical leader, who has experience managing large teams with other leads reporting to you.
• Possesses technical acumen to provide solid judgment in situations to provide the optimal short term decisions without sacrificing long term technology goals.
• Solid communication skills to lead/participate in a range of discussions to both technical and non-technical audiences.
• Provide critical analysis of issues for continuous improvement of technology, process and productivity
• Ability to drive and influence technical direction with cross vertical and cross functional counterparts
• Organizational awareness to develop relationships and influence partners through formal and informal organization channels
• Create a positive culture of quality and accountability while challenging the status quo and bringing new technical/nontechnical ideas to light.

Preferred Qualifications

• Mobile experience
• User Space experience
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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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