Location: Seattle WA
Type: Contract (possible CTH)
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.
Position Summary/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?
· Groovy build system
· Kafka queue
· Agile development
Back End Developer / Engineer