Software Engineering Lead, EMS in Seattle, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Zulily   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 44 days ago

Job Description Details

Software Engineering Leads are the technical experts and have a passion to build. They work with product and program managers to translate product visions, business cases, and user experiences into technical requirements, scope development effort, and execute against the prioritized product roadmaps. Leads are responsible for the overall quality of the code both new and existing and ensure their teams have the tools they need to be successful. They are the architects for their space and collaborate on cross team designs with other engineering teams and business units to ensure a unified platform that scales and supports company growth.

Successful candidates are passionate about building the applications and services that support our internal merchandising and studio customers, managing high performance teams, and striving for operational excellence. You work well in translating ambiguous business goals and can resolve competing priorities from multiple business partners.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar technical filed
  • 5 years leading high performance software teams
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated experience aggressively recruiting and growing
  • Experience in object-oriented programming language
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and work creatively with ambiguous, evolving priorities

Preferred Qualifications

  • Deep experience managing agile teams
  • Deep hands-on technical expertise; previously worked as senior software engineer
  • Expert with modern front-end frameworks (React/Angular)
  • Experience with MySQL, NoSQL (eg MongoDB) and Elastic Search.
  • Experience in AWS or similar cloud providers
  • eCommerce Experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communications

Valid Through: 2019-10-29