Best Buy Staff Software Engineer - Core Engineering and Platform Operations in Richfield, Minnesota
Staff Software Engineer - Core Engineering and Platform Operations
Digital & Information Technology
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The Core Engineering and Platform Operations team at Best Buy is seeking a Staff Software Engineer to join our talented and growing group. Bestbuy.com is a top-three digital retailer with multiple consumer channels. This is a unique opportunity to drive technologies and solutions that power Bestbuy.com’s highly scalable, highly available stack. You’ll gain invaluable experience solving fascinating challenges and play a critical role in building the next generation of cross-channel front-end architecture here at Best Buy.
You’ll be working across multiple product teams to provide technical vision and collaborate on innovative solutions.
Who You Are:
You are positive and optimistic. Setbacks and constraints motivate you to work harder.
You are a driver—you see what needs to be done and take action.
You’re not just a developer, you’re an engineer.
You tend to ask for forgiveness, rather than permission.
You are enthusiastic and excited about technology and learning.
You have opinions but enjoy discussions and collaboration more.
You understand the human aspects of building great software.
You are easily adaptable to change.
You strive to constantly improve yourself and your team.
Key responsibilities include:
Develop and architect highly scalable, highly reliable solutions that power mobile and web.
Evangelize adoption of new technologies and concepts.
Deploy and release code through automated tooling
Lead design and discussion about broader architecture
Understands and makes well-reasoned design decisions and tradeoffs around scaling, reliability, and maintenance
Create and maintain documentation of technical designs
Define and Enforce Coding Best Practices and Standards
Lead technical direction and planning
Work in other areas of the codebase and provide guidance to other developers
Continuously maintain and improve quality across our code stack
Actively learn and effectively communicate those findings to the team
Build and drive partnerships with other technical teams across Best Buy
Participate in production support
Participate in performance analysis and optimization
5 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's degree OR equivalent relevant professional experience
5 or more years of experience as a Software Engineer/Developer using Java and/or Node
Ability to document requirements and specifications
3 or more years of experience with Amazon Web Services
2 or more years of architect/tech leadership experience
Experience with GraphQL, Kotlin, Spring/Boot, and/or ReactJS/Native
Experience with Openshift or Kubernetes based CD patterns & container platforms
Experience with Full Stack Mobile Architecture
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7601 Penn Avenue South
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