Senior Software EngineerJob ID 0818190
Business Unit Summary
Cornerstone Brands is embarking on a major initiative to replace our core order management system that supports all of our lifestyle brands. We are looking for an experienced Senior Software Developer to assist with this large transformative initiative to drive business growth.
The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for leading the design, development, testing, debugging, and documentation of software in accordance with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) best practices. They lead projects that are of a higher degree of complexity often involving a high level of system integration and complex architecture. The Senior Software Engineer
also builds and recommends system designs to solve complex business challenges. Designs should consider a variety of tools and methods, code reuse, performance and simplicity
A Day in the Life
•Leads and participates in the design and implementation of large and/or architecturally significant projects.
•Leads the effort to gather technical requirements including creating technical designs and owns technical communication with internal and external IT teams, vendors, and business partners
•Participates in backlog refinement and assists with breaking down user stories into development tasks
•Successful completion of assigned development tasks and overall coordination of required development tasks across IT development teams and vendors
•Participates in peer and team code reviews
•Effectively manages assignments to meet timelines and budget
•Responsible for technical documentation of functionality for both production implementation planning and post production support
•Participates in production support on a rotating basis and documents issue resolutions
Keys to Success
At Cornerstone Services, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
o Senior level experience in business application design, development,
o 5 or more years of related software development experience in .Net and/or Java
o Experience developing data-driven applications utilizing relational database engines and web service architecture
o Strong knowledge of database design and SQL, preferably PL/SQL, including the ability to write complex queries, procedures and other database objects
o Hands on development experience with technologies that enable messaging, including XML, WSDL, SOAP, JMS, REST, JSON, HTTP and SSL
o Experience integrating with multiple enterprise wide systems
o Experience working in an Agile environment
(Candidates will be considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict interpretation of “must haves.”)
Nice to Haves
o Experience with Order Management and/or Point of Sale (POS) systems
o Experience with designing and implementing large transformative projects
o Experience integrating with Cloud based applications
o Experience with enterprise job scheduling tools
o Ability to use collaboration tools such as Jira and Confluence
Cornerstone is comprised of five interactive, aspirational home and apparel lifestyle brands: Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Grandin Road, Garnet Hill and Improvements. Cornerstone operates separate ecommerce sites for all the brands, distributes more than 265 million catalogs annually, and has 16 retail and outlet stores.
The Cornerstone brands are part of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.
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About Qurate Retail, Inc.
Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) is comprised of eight leading retail brands – QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”) – all dedicated to providing a ‘third way to shop,’ beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs, and in-store destinations, and is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US. Qurate Retail, Inc. also holds minority interests in ILG and FTD as well as various green energy investments.