Senior Software Engineer - Search

Bellevue Washington
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Senior Software Engineer - Search Apply Share Posted Date: Feb-25-2019 Job ID: 13460 Job Type: Full Time Job Function: Information Technology City: Bellevue State: Washington Store: Bellevue What's cool about this job At REI we help our more than 5.5 million members have amazing outdoor experiences. It’s an exciting time as we’re rapidly changing to better meet our customer’s needs. We’re in the middle of transitioning to a micro-services architecture and migrating our infrastructure to AWS. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Digital Search Platform team. This team is responsible for the search platform that powers REI.com. We ingest data from feature teams and are responsible for making their data searchable. We are always working to improve our search results for our customers. Being a true continuous deployment shop, on your first day you might end up committing code that goes to production within minutes, deploy a new service to AWS, or write a new library that could potentially be consumed by dozens of services. You certainly won’t be bored, current challenges include: How can we make our searches more relevant for our customers? How do we transition to AWS? What tools should we use? Bring your passion and expertise •Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent experience •Strong coding skills. We mostly use Java •A passion for jumping in, learning new stuff, and getting your hands dirty •Value DevOps and Continuous Delivery principles • Willing and able to work at Kent, WA headquarters three days per week Helpful Experience •Search experience (Solr, ElasticSearch) •AWS and cloud technologies •Building and deploying full-stack web applications •Build tools (Maven, Gradle, Ant) •Docker containers •Linux systems •Container orchestration systems. (Kubernetes, Amazon ECS, etc) Technologies you may use include •Java/Groovy •Docker •Jenkins •AWS •Git •Kibana (ELK) •Graphite/Grafana •New Relic •Linux •Terraform Why you'll love it here REI Information Technology is a team of creative and smart technologists who work in a collaborative environment to build business value through technology. And, we have the support of a great company to tackle some pretty dynamic challenges that will keep REI relevant for years to come. If you have a passion for the outdoors and want to be a part of innovating retail technology, this job is for you. At REI we offer an enviable work environment that has been recognized on the "100 Best Companies to Work For" list since the award's inception – 20 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place. With more than 140 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 12,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more. REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Apply Back to job search Share