#120386

Javascript Developer - Ecommerce

Location:
Richfield, MN
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Cat Barrios
Date:
07/11/2017

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 retail client is looking for a Javascript Developer to work an initial 1 year contract with potential to hire onsite in Richfield, MN.  This role is on the Shop team in Ecommerce.

Candidates will be required to complete a Javascript coding challenge administrated by the client as well as whiteboard test.

 

Business Overview:   

The F500 retail client is seeking motivated, passionate, innovative software engineers to make an impact in the future of the e-commerce space. A position on the ecommerce team offers the opportunity to apply your talents and creative energy to deliver high performing solutions at one of the top e-commerce sites. The client is the largest multi-channel consumer electronics retailer in the world and technology is at the heart of the organization. 

Position Overview:

What you will do as a Javascript Developer:

  • You will be a key member of the ecommerce engineering team responsible for designing and implementing technical solutions used at massive scale.
  • Contribute to the architecture and design of the platform to enable rapid development, autonomous testing, and innovative integrations in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Use modern tools, libraries and build new ones to support customer driven e-commerce initiatives that will impact millions of people. 
  • Use your creative and innovation-driven mindset to articulate engineering strategies related to scale, performance, security, and usability.
  • Use the latest web technologies: React, Redux, ES6/7, Webpack, Node.js, AWS, Openstack, Edge Networks, among others

Skills Overview:

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree or 6+ years equivalent IT experience
  • 4+ years of IT experience
  • 8+ years of professional web development experience, including demonstrated expertise in coding .NET / Java / JavaScript applications and services
  • 2+ years leading a development team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Solid technical communication skills with business partners and other engineer teams
  • Experience using version control systems such as Git
  • Experience with feature and issue tracking software such as Jira
  • Proficiency with terminal / command line
  • Experience in understanding different integration patterns and their usage during testing
  • Experience with modern web technologies and high-scale storage 
  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure; AWS / OpenStack
  • Experience deep-diving into difficult to troubleshoot issues
  • Deep knowledge of the inner workings of Javascript (node.js) and / or other languages

Soft Skills

  • Clear communication, collaboration, being able to mentor and explain technical details to non-technical people.
  • Flexibility with current state, with a driving desire to help us reach the future state.
  • A passion for solving problems few people have solved.