Engineer 2 – Checkout Platform

  • Seattle, WA
  • Applications have closed


**Job Description** Are you an engineer that strives to build simple, stable, scalable, and resilient solutions? Are you passionate about worki

**Job Description**

Are you an engineer that strives to build simple, stable, scalable, and resilient solutions? Are you passionate about working in a high-energy atmosphere that is constantly elevating solutions to next generation technologies with relentless focus on automation and continuous delivery? Do you have an obsession for quality and delivering the very best-of-class experiences to customers?

If you answered **”Yes”** to these questions, then we are eager to hear from you. We are looking for an innovative, self-starter to help deliver the next generation checkout platform across Nordstrom. Sitting at the center-point of our conversion funnel, our checkout platform receives millions of orders each year, generating more than 5+ billion dollar in demand from our customers across the globe. As a Software Engineer 2, you will be playing a key role within the Checkout Platform Team, responsible for designing, developing and testing end to end features while engaging with our partner teams to bring about the very best-of-class experiences to our customers.

**A day in the life…**

+ Designand collaboratewith local and partner teams

+ Testall scenariosand conformto quality standards

+ Identify performance issues; applyknowledge of security coding practices and secure system fundamentals (e.g., cross-site scripting, security certificates)

+ Demonstratethorough knowledge of information technology concepts issues, trends and best practices as they relate to the discipline/practice

+ Demonstrateadvanced knowledge of specific needs of a major line of business and the related set of applications, systems or functions

**You own this if you have…**

+ Bachelor’s or higher in Computer Science, Engineering and/or relevant experience or certifications.

+ 3+ years professional experience in developing web based applications and services.

+ Experience using Go Lang, Java, .Net or other object-oriented program languages.

+ Working knowledge of AWS services such as ECS, Fargate, Elastic Cache Redis, DynamoDB, Lambda, CloudFormation, etc., or features on other similar cloud hosted platforms.

+ Knowledge of Linux/Docker and open source software development.

+ Solid foundation in software engineering practices, data modeling, objected oriented analysis & design, design patterns and algorithms.

+ Knowledge of scalable distributed systems, service-oriented and event-driven streaming architecture.

+ Passion for new technologies, operational excellence and customer impact.

+ Ability to work within our team as well as with our partners throughout the organization on design and implementation of features.

**We’ve got you covered…**

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

+ Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

+ Life Insurance and Disability

+ Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

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