Software Engineer Principal - Workday Hcm Integration

Home Depot   •  

Marietta, GA

5 - 7 years

Posted 212 days ago

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Job ID: 117407

Job ID: 117407
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Brand: The Home Depot
Location: Marietta, GA
Job Type: Corporate/Other
Category: TechnologyApplyPOSITION PURPOSE
The Software Engineer Principal is responsible for joining a product team and contributing to the software design, software development, and overall product lifecycle for a product that our users love. The engineering process is highly collaborative. In addition to pairing, Software Engineer Principals field questions from other product teams and encourage cross-team collaboration. They also play an active role working with 3rd party vendors as well as the open-source community. 
Software Engineer Principals create foundational code elements that can be reused as well as architectural diagrams and other product-related documentation. They also define service level objectives for products. In addition, Software Engineer Principals may be involved in product configuration, performance tuning and testing as well as production monitoring. 
As a Software Engineer Principal, you will be an extremely knowledgeable Engineer on the product team and are expected to build and grow the skillsets of the more junior engineers. There is also an expectation that the Software Engineer Principal will demonstrate expertise around modern software design and development.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
70% – Delivery & Execution 
Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable software solutions 
Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met 
Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases 
Writes custom code or scripts to do “destructive testing” to ensure adequate resiliency in production 
Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively 
Contributes to enterprise-wide tools to drive destructive testing, automation, or engineering empowerment 
Identifies product enhancements (client-facing or technical) to create a better experience for the end users 
Identifies unsecured code areas and implements fixes as they are discovered with or without tooling
Identifies, implements, and shares technical solutions that can be used across the organization 
Creates and architects foundational code elements that can be reused many times by a product 
Creates meaningful architecture diagrams and other documentation needed for security reviews or other interested parties 
Defines Service Level Objectives for product to constantly measure their reliability in production and help prioritize backlog work

20% – Support & Enablement: 
Fields questions from other product teams or support teams 
Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams 
Provides application support for software running in production 
Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for products 
Works with vendors and the open-source community to help identify and implement feature enhancements in software products 
Works with other product teams to create API specifications and contracts for shared data 
Proactively reviews the performance and capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing 
Triages high priority issues and outages as they arise

10% – Learning: 
Participates in and leads learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice) 
Learns, through reading, tutorials, and videos, new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations 
Attends conferences and learns how to apply new technologies where appropriate

NATURE AND SCOPE
Typically reports to the Software Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager, Technology Director or Sr. Director.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment: 
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Travel
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
Mastery of an object oriented programming language (preferably Java) 
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States
Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degreeprogram or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: years
Physical Requirements:
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity tomove about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Preferred Qualifications:
6-8 years of relevant work experience 
Mastery of a modern scripting language (preferably Python) 
Mastery of a modern web application framework such as Ruby on Rails, Spring MVC, and Node.js 
Mastery of writing SQL queries against a relational database 
Mastery of a version control systems (preferably Git) 
Proficient in a front-end technology and framework such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, and JQuery 
Proficient in a Linux or Unix based environment 
Proficient in a CI/CD toolchain 
Proficient in destructive testing methodologies and tools 
Proficient in a cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide 
Proficient in production systems design including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Performance, Efficiency, and Security 
Proficient in defensive coding practices and patterns for high-availability 
Proficient in modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies 
Proficient in successful application of design patterns 
Proficient in test-driven development and effective unit test creation 
Proficient in a NoSQL database 
Proficient in query optimization and troubleshooting 
Proficient in effective data modeling within both SQL and NoSQL databases 
Experience in working with 12-factor methodology and understanding its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to more junior team members 
Proficient in designing and implementing RESTful web services
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm 
Business Insight: Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization s goals 
Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives 
Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences 
Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful 
Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances 
Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens 
Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people 
Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear 
Manages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems 
Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder 
Optimizes Work Processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement 
Self-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels 
Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations