zulily is a retailer obsessed with bringing our customers something special every day. Unique products from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside favorites from top brands, including clothing, home decor, accessories, toys and gifts, giving customers something new to discover each morning at an incredible price. We are fast-paced, innovative and metric-driven, with a team passionate for delighting our customers. Whether you want to work with incredible product selection, develop smart marketing plans, help us in our pursuit of faster fulfillment, or do something else awesome in between, we have a place for you. With locations in Seattle, Reno, Columbus and Bethlehem, our team is excited to be changing the way people shop every day - and we are just getting started.
As a Senior Software Engineer at zulily, you are chartered with building the technology that powers the second fastest growing online retailer in history. Our incredible growth means we face new challenges on a consistent basis. In this position, you must explore new technologies and collaborate with other engineers to design and build world-class technical services. Your team deploys production code rapidly to keep pace with zulily’s changing business, you are mindful of avoiding technical debt, and you take ownership of your team's roadmap and everything you do.
Essential Job Functions
Develop and deploy solutions independently and as a team member
Participate in design efforts and discussions
Review requirements, software designs, and code
Own the quality of the deliverables
Collaborate across business teams (stakeholders)
Operate and provide 24/7 services to internal and external customers
Research new technologies to support build vs. buy and rapid growth of the business
Design in a mindset of reducing technical debt
Consistently delivers work with started timelines
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field required. A combination of education plus equivalent work experience may be considered.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree
5+ years programming experience
Ability to mentor and influence other developers within the team
Ability to work in a fast paced, evolving, growing and dynamic environment
Ability to think system wide and translate business requirements into code
Strong analytical skills with a data driven approach and ability to measure impact of project and product deliverables
Strong software design and architecture skills with an eye toward avoiding and reducing technical debt
Ability to explore new ideas and have a passion to make them happen
Strong communication and relationship building skills with the ability to influence others
Experience or interest in the following technology stack: Java, MariaDB, Angular.js, Node.js, React, Redis, JSON, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Docker
zulily is an Equal Opportunity Employer
zulily participates in E-Verify. zulily will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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