Nordstrom Software Engineer, Web in Los Angeles, California

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At Nordstromrack.com and HauteLook, we strive to empower shoppers through choice and discovery of the hottest fashion at great prices. At the intersection of technology, fashion and design, we value employees who have great in-“sites” to fashion and e-commerce, act fast, think creatively and embody our customer-first mentality. Our fast-paced, dynamic culture attracts creative, passionate individuals with a determined, can-do attitude and entrepreneurial spirit.

Work hard and play hard in a fun, casual and collaborative work environment in the heart of Downtown LA.

Summary:



We are looking for a Software Engineer who enjoys working on large scale websites. This position is focused on the use of JavaScript to add functionality to our website that improves the shopping experience for our customers. There will also be some additions and maintenance on the CSS that makes up the website design.

The Web team supports two major properties: Nordstromrack.com and HauteLook. The team is focused on adding new features and simplifying existing features. They are also committed to consistently improving browser performance.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, code and ship significant new functionality for the HauteLook and Nordstromrack.com websites.

  • Use React.js to build a very fast browser experience.

  • Collaborate with Product Management to release new features that resonate with our customers.

  • Partner with Search and Services teams to design and consume hypermedia JSON responses.

Qualifications:

  • Expert in JavaScript. You write your code using ES6 syntax and have an opinion on how to pronounce babel.js.

  • In-depth knowledge of React, Ember or Angular. Preferably more than one of them so you understand the trade-offs each framework makes.

  • Have successfully built and released a core business application and has learned from failures along the way.

  • Can design pragmatic software solutions that meet deadlines without making the code a mess.

  • Very comfortable with node.js and modern web development tooling such as webpack, Gulp, Broccoli and Grunt.

  • Proficient CSS skills. Preferably with experience using SASS, LESS or PostCSS. We do not expect creative design skills, but you have to be able to build a webpage from a comp.

  • Groks HTTP, including REST, caching and other semantics.

We’ve got you covered…

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes

  • Medical, vision and dental coverage

  • Fabulous merchandise discount across all Nordstrom brands

  • Employer-matched 401(k) plan

  • Employee stock purchase program

  • Commuter reimbursement

  • On-site parking provided

  • Employee recognition programs

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.



This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.

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Job: *Technology

Title: Software Engineer, Web

Location: California-Los Angeles

Requisition ID: 313581