Engineer 2 – Machine Learning Platform

  • Seattle, WA
  • Applications have closed


**Job Description** Nordstrom isn’t just another job — it’s a career. We are a leading fashion retailer that has offered the very best of

**Job Description**

Nordstrom isn’t just another job — it’s a career. We are a leading fashion retailer that has offered the very best of what is on trend for men, women, and children since 1901. We believe in rewarding outstanding work, developing employees’ careers and building long-term relationships with our customers. As an engineer at Nordstrom, you will have the opportunity to combine your passion for technology and fashion to build a compelling and delightful experience for our valued customers.

**This position is about…**

We are building the road to real-time, machine-learned insights and we need your help. Imagine a world where anyone from an engineer to an executive can easily discover key data within our cloud, transform it seamlessly and use machine learning to drive actual business decisions in real time. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity and we have only just begun!

As an engineer on Nordstrom’s Machine Learning Platform (MLP) team, you will be at the heart of ML and AI inside Nordstrom. This includes designing and building new features for our platform using technology like Git, Docker, Golang and Flask. You’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with other engineers as well as data scientists as part of your daily development. With a keen customer focus, you will help identify performance issues by instrumenting key areas and configuring relevant alerts. And, of course, since you recognize that every system should be secure by design, you will apply your understanding of security coding practices on all of the features you deliver. All of this will help you build a delightful solution, enticing new customers to onboard to our platform.

This is a rare opportunity to join a crucial team at a pivotal moment – I hope you join us.

**You are responsible for…**

+ Proposing technical designs for new MLP features and components

+ Identifying and building automated tests for each of these using Nordstrom’s engineering standards

+ Developing and fostering a healthy and collaborative culture for your team that embodies both industry best practices and Nordstrom values

+ Growing other teammates and sharing knowledge through pair programming, brown bags and presentations

**You own this if you have…**

+ B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or comparable experience

+ 3+ years of experience in AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Python, Golang


**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

A few more important points…

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

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We’re a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day – from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether you’re a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. We’ve been on the Fortune™ 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

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We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.


We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.


We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.


We’re committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.


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Come on! Join us!