Back End Developer III

Seattle, WA
Job Terms:
Competitive w/ full benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Megan Holstine

Job Description:

The candidate will be working in Java and, occasionally, ReactJs to support location aware features in the retail application, to improve the accuracy and reliability of our systems, and gather and track performance metrics.

The candidate will work with Java, AWS, Kubernetes, and SQL and No-SQL datastores in a devops-based environment.

What are the top five skills and number of years of experience required to perform this job?
· Java 5+ years
· AWS 2+ years
· Kubernetes 1+ years
· SQL 4+ years
· Webservices 4+ years

What are some preferred/nice to have skills the manager is looking for?
· ReactJS
· Javascript
· Groovy build system
· Kafka queue
· Agile development

Client Description:

Our client is a consumer electronics retailer whose focus is to enrich the lives of consumers through technology, whether it be online, in-store or in the comfort of a customer's home. The company solves technology problems by addressing key human needs across a range of areas, including entertainment, productivity, communication, food, security and most recently, health. Their roadmap for health initiatives will be transforming them into a leading Digital Heath Retailer.

Supporting this transformation, is a strong focus on customer experience, service over process and a commitment to moving from an established enterprise culture of how to get things done, to an entrepreneurial culture that is noticeable within minutes of walking into their HQ. In an industry that is always changing, the company prides themselves on being an exciting and rewarding place to work. People are empowered to be their best selves and utilize their unique talents to deliver a world-class customer experience and enrich lives through technology.



NO ONE HAS BENEFITS LIKE AQUENT! Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things including:

  • This engagement qualifies for unique PTO and paid Holidays

  • Subsidized (up to 85%!) Health, Vision and Dental Benefits 

  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) with Matching!

  • FSA Program

  • Weekly Direct Deposit

  • Resume / Portfolio Review + Interview Prep. You'll be set-up for success!

  • Free Continued Learning: https://thegymnasium.com/ 

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Tell us about your department:
The Proximity Platform team is responsible for software that uses customer location information while to improve the shopping experience while a customer is in-store. Working with a variety of technologies we serve relevant ads, speed up in-store pickup, help managers better plan for upcoming rushes, and offer our customers shopping help. We work closely with the retail app team, the advertising technology team, and retail operations.