Engineer - Software Service

Target   •  

Brooklyn Park, MN

Less than 5 years

Posted 248 days ago

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Description: Engineer – Software Service EnablementJoin an exciting and dynamic team that is driving innovation and transformation at Target.  We are looking for a creative and motivated individual who can both lead and implement, is eager to learn, and wants to help build the culture, practice, and craft of Software Engineering at Target.  The key to the success of this position is ability to work well with others regardless of their level or background, solid engineering expertise, collaboration, and a self-motivated working style.Be a part of modernizing the way IT Ops works at a fortune 50 company.  We are looking for someone who wants to use their creativity to come up with bleeding edge ways of delivering IT Services.  ChatBots, AI, machine learning are all on the table as we look to reduce the friction for thousands of engineers.What You Will Be Doing

  • A member of an open source engineering team focused on software engineering; helping teams develop better software
  • You’ll actively use agile methods with the team to manage WIP, flow, and prioritization of work
  • You’ll be hands on with the latest technologies to develop cloud native applications
  • You will engage with local and global teams to help mature our software engineering practices and to leverage principles rooted in continuous integration and delivery
  • Participate in creating services to enable automated testing and deployment to help deliver predictable, high-quality software
  • Focus on micro-services architecture using containers and cloud (see


  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • 1+ years total work experience
  • Has knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise
  • Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education

Preferred Experience

  • Familiarity with front end development
  • Experience with JavaScript
  • Familiarity with API development
  • Experience with Agile software development practices

Bonus Points!

  • Experience with Docker Container technology and Kubernetes Container Orchestration
  • Experience in front-end design using React or similar JS frameworks
  • Experience with Reactive Architecture and 12factor applications
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment

What's In It for You

  • Work in an amazing, innovative environment
  • Work alongside and learn from experts at Target that are well respected in both internal and external communities
  • Join an intelligent and fun team positioned to help drive Target’s future success