Python Engineer (Remote) in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 4/14/2018

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 918365BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: E-commerce
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

This Python engineer for the Segno Group @ Sears Holdings Corporation will be responsible for technical execution in a small, tightly focused team that is part of a larger development group.

Our product suite is focused on gamified performance and engagement tools. Transforming vast volumes of Business Intelligence data into actionable direction for the people working in all of our locations. Our goal is to provide easy to understand and timely data which requires some really interesting technology to make happen.

This is a GREAT opportunity for making legitimately innovative tools with the support of a large corporation that will make the lives of 150,000 associates easier and more rewarding. A win-win!

Job Requirements

Major Responsibilities

• Clean OO Python, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript from graphic design files and wireframes

• Create and consume complex data structures in a relational and non-relational fashion

• Effectively apply Sears best practices methodology and enforces design standards, extending them where needed

• Ensures project documents are complete, current, and archived appropriately

• Ability to research, prototype and recommend software solutions

• Engage the project on an emotional level as well as technical


• Minimum of 4 years development hands-on experience with the following technologies:

o Python

o Tornado

o MySQL, or other mainstream RDMS

o NoSQL products (MongoDB preferred)

o Object oriented software development

o AngularJS (bonus points for experience with ReactJS)



• Demonstrable success in building software in a team setting

• Excited about working on agile, iterative projects

• Familiar with HTML 5 and other emerging standards

• Working knowledge of SOAP & REST

• Understands computer science design patterns

• Excellent verbal and written communication

• Comfort with maintaining a local web environment

• Experience with Git

• Self starter

Non-core requirements

• AWS architecture and implementation

• An active interest in gamification, game theory or gaming in general (as a game player, is totally a plus)

• Ability to get along with a bunch of fun-loving hard workers

• Linux system administration experience

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