Sr Engineer - Software Service Enablement

Description:

Join an exciting and dynamic team that is driving innovation and transformation at Target. We are leading focused engagements with new product teams to drive the use of modern engineering practice. We are looking for a creative and motivated individual who can both lead and implement, is eager to learn, and wants to help build the culture, practice, and craft of Software Engineering at Target. The key to the success of this position is ability to work well with others regardless of their level or background, solid engineering expertise, collaboration, and a self-motivated working style.

What You Will Be Doing

  • A member of the Open Source Engineering team focused on software engineering; helping teams develop better software
  • You’ll actively use agile methods with the team to manage WIP, flow, and prioritization of work
  • You’ll be hands on with the latest technologies to develop cloud native applications
  • You will engage with local and global teams to help mature our software engineering practices and to leverage principles rooted in continuous integration and delivery
  • Participate in creating services to enable automated testing and deployment to help deliver predictable, high-quality software
  • Focus on micro-services architecture using containers and cloud (see 12factor.net)

Requirements

  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • 5-7 years total work experience
  • Has in-depth knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise
  • Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with JavaScript (client-side or Node.js)
  • Familiarity with API development
  • Experience with system integration and automation
  • Experience with Agile software development practices

Bonus Points

  • Experience with Docker Container technology and Kubernetes Container Orchestration
  • Experience in front-end design using Angular or similar JS frameworks
  • Experience with Reactive Architecture and 12factor applications
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment

What’s In It for You

  • Work in an amazing, innovative environment
  • Work alongside and learn from experts at Target that are well respected in both internal and external communities
  • Join an intelligent and fun team positioned to help drive Target’s future success

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