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Best Buy Software Engineer II- Bestbuy.com in Richfield, Minnesota

809231BR

Job Title:

Software Engineer II- Bestbuy.com

Job Category:

Digital & Information Technology

Store Number or Department:

950440-105-Online Experiences

Job Description:

We are looking to add a Software Engineer II to our Attach team. The Attach team is responsible for front-end applications to enhance the customer’s shopping experience by presenting them with the accessory, warranty, and service products that will supplement their initial product selection. We are a team that thinks big with a clear vision, but willing to start small and validate with data and customer feedback. We are relentlessly focused on delivering a great customer experience through every decision we make, ultimately making Best Buy the easiest place to buy from regardless of channel. We value the holistic customer journey over the page, team, and organizational boundaries.

The Software Engineer II role is transitioning from a support role into a technical leader on the team. The engineer is also transitioning from learning as a primary focus to mentoring, leading, and helping others grow on the team. They are starting to be recognized as experts in their area.

Key Responsibilities

  • Improving knowledge and understanding of core concepts of SE, coding small features, coding large features, mentoring others, learning and applying industry trends, creating and improving internal libraries and tools, partnering with team-specific stakeholders, designing features, participating and leading in production support, teaching best practices internally

  • Breaks large problems into smaller problems.

  • Exercises judgement within existing patterns to solve moderately complex problems.

  • Identifies holes in product direction and works with Product to resolve them

  • Delivers complex products that are well-tested and bug-free

  • Does work that requires deep understanding for one technical domain, language, or platform.

  • Partners with product and analytics to drive requirements that take into account all parties' needs

  • Works independently on small to medium size efforts within a team or project

  • Communicates technical decisions through design docs, tech talks, and the wiki

  • Communicates effectively cross functions; is able to work well with Product, UX, Analytics, etc.

  • Proactively identifies problems with requirements (lack of clarity, inconsistencies, technical limitations) for their own work and adjacent work, and communicates these issues early to help course-correct

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 or more years of experience and a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field; OR equivalent relevant professional experience

  • 2 years of developing web applications with modern JavaScript frameworks like React.js, Node.js, or related

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

  • 3-4 years of relevant professional experience

  • 6 months of technical leadership responsibilities including leading, coaching, and/or mentoring development teams

Req #:

809231BR

Address Line 1:

7601 Penn Avenue South

City:

Richfield

State:

MN

Zip:

55423

Job Level:

Individual Contributor

Employment Category:

Full Time

Brand:

Best Buy

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