Architect, Solutions in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Home Services

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 920661BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Information Technology
Store ID: 58490: Sears Roebuck & Co.

Leads design reviews of solutions across multiple systems and understands the consideration for selecting best options for timely

delivery across the solution domain.

• Analyze the scope and expected organizational impact of information systems.

• Designs, develops, and implements software for ecommerce applications and related technology.

• Leads code reviews to ensure functional performance specifications are met and engineering standards are followed.

• Design and conduct hardware and software tests.

• Keeps abreast of new technology patterns and trends and identifies technical areas for improvement within existing applications.

• Anticipates internal and/or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues; recommends process, product or service


• Identifies and solves unique and/or complex problems that have a broad impact on the business.

• Seeks to influence stakeholders regarding the development and maturation of the product, technology vision and strategy for the


• Leads, guides, and mentors Engineers and other project team members in achieving milestones and objectives for complex

technical solutions.

Job Requirements

Degree in Computer Science, a related technical or scientific field, or equivalent experience

• Solid knowledge of algorithms, data structures and complexity theory

• Solid knowledge on OO design: Substitute 8-10 years of experience in the following

• Analysis, design, coding and implementation of large-scale applications.

• Knowledge on OO design including extensive design patterns & their applicability

• Knowledge on OO design including extensive design patterns & their applicability

• Ability to mentor and recruit junior developers & enforce good development practices like encapsulation, composition, continuous

integration & test driven development.

• Familiarity with continuous integration and build tools

• Experience leading the development of enterprise-scale multi-tiered web applications

• Experience working with open source frameworks, e-commerce and/or order processing technologies

• Participation through completion of a multiple releases of multiple software projects

• Expert at Software and Systems Engineering practices such as

• Experienced in delivering high quality code that implement industry best practices in software and systems engineering

• Understands the Code as the source of truth for specification philosophy

• Understand the UML Modeling constructs and diagrams for Software Engineering

• Extensive experience with Code review, Unit Testing and Code Coverage as well as other tenets of Agile Development

• Good understanding of best use of Agile vs Waterfall development styles

• Extensive experience with unit ,integration tests and regression tests to prevent the introduction of subsequent bugs