Senior Engineer-RFDS Transaction Service

Nordstrom - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)4.0

Senior Engineer-RFDS Transaction Service - 343475

SENIOR ENGINEER -RFDS Transaction Service


We are a specialty retailer offering the very best of what’s next in fashion for men, women and children since 1901.

Whether you design clothes or business strategies, crunch numbers, lead projects or write code, we have a place for you at our Seattle headquarters. And we think Seattle is a pretty great place to live. More than just rainy days and coffee, Seattle has it all — mountains and beaches, arts and parks, music and film. It's made up of quirky neighborhoods, award-winning restaurants, and thriving industry. Come see for yourself!

At Nordstrom, providing great customer service goes beyond the selling floor. It takes a team of individuals with different talents and skills to continuously improve service and our results. Our Information Technologies division works in partnership with other areas of the Company to develop and support the business systems used throughout Nordstrom. When you join our team, you are welcomed into a family dedicated to creating memorable and rewarding shopping experiences for our customers.
We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our Transaction Services team.

As a Senior Engineer in the Transaction Services team, you are part of the team that designs, builds, and operates the real time services, data store, and
applications for all of Nordstrom's sales transactions across all its channels.

This system is a large scale, real-time data processing pipeline with high availability, throughput and accuracy requirements and processes over a million transactions per day during peak shopping season. It is also the system of record for all sales transactions for use by other teams in the operations of the company.

The system is in the middle of modernization by moving to the cloud, and you will be part of this exciting re-architecture effort. Your customers will be a large number of teams across the company, and you will lead interactions with these teams on the modernization work, as well as other business projects involving our team.

You will scope, estimate and design features, and work with other engineers on the team to implement them, develop/follow good operational practices including telemetry so we can have healthy services and a healthy work-life balance in the team.

BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant experience designing and implementing medium to large components of distributed systems using cloud technologies, preferably AWS
3 years of experience operating high availability web services in a 24X7 support model
Ability to quickly write lots of high quality code
Should have good understanding of fundamentals - data structures, algorithms, programming languages (one of Java, C#, C++)
Experience building web-applications, and experience with web application frameworks (React, jQuery etc) a plus
Has worked using agile, iterative development methodologies; Continuous integration/deployment tools

We’ve got you covered…

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.

: Technology
Date Posted
: 05/16/2018, 5:02:14 PM
: United States-Washington-Seattle