Senior Software Engineer

Posted Date: Sep-24-2021

Job ID: 21761

Job Type: Full Time

Job Function: Information Technology

City: Sumner

State: Washington

Store: HQ Employee At Sumner Distribution Center

Remote Eligible: No

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Job Title: Senior Software Engineer

Location:  REI; City: Sumner; State: Washington. Telecommuting within normal commuting distance of Seattle, WA is required, with at least monthly in-person meetings at Seattle-area REI offices.

Job Description: Design, develop, implement, document and maintain software systems applications that support REI’s website functionality. Perform software development through full project lifecycle including gathering, analyzing and translating business and nonfunctional requirements into a solution design; defining business requirements and technical solutions, managing tasks, estimating resources, and prioritizing work. May lead meetings to define business requirements and technical solutions. Design, develop to specifications and maintain application code in accordance with the current development and project management methodologies and practices. Prepare required documentation for the portion of work assigned. Review test plans established by Quality Assurance and business analysts to ensure they are being developed and executed properly. Provide technical assistance and problem resolution for assigned systems. Lead resolution of production support problems in accordance with problem management policies and procedures. Lead resolution of production support incidents in accordance with incident management policies and procedures. Coordinate with vendors for problem resolution and change requests. Ensure that applications changes follow change management policies and procedures. Provide technical guidance to ensure that installed systems are working effectively and that proposed systems will meet organization’s future needs. Prepare periodic and ad hoc status reports for each assignment for department manager and project manager. Identify and provide recommendations for system process improvements. May act as a source for direction, training and guidance for less experienced departmental staff. Participate in on-call rotation for 24X7 service. Telecommuting within normal commuting distance of Seattle, WA is required, with at least monthly in-person meetings at Seattle-area REI offices.

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Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical field, or the foreign degree equivalent; and 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience implementing software solutions using Java. This must include following: 5 years of experience performing software development through the full project lifecycle including analysis, design, development, review, deployment, and support; 5 years of experience preparing documentation for existing systems; 5 years of experience creating unit tests; and 3 years of experience designing, building, and maintaining backend e-commerce applications. Must be willing and able to participate in on-call rotation for 24X7 service. Experience may be gained concurrently.

Position is eligible for REI Employee Referral Program.

Job # REI08042021

At REI we offer an enviable work environment that Fortune Magazine has recognized on the "100 Best Places to Work" list since the award's inception – 23 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 160 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 15,000 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

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1. In making a determination pursuant to section seven hundred fifty-two of this chapter, the public agency or private employer shall consider the following factors:

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(b) The specific duties and responsibilities necessarily related to the license or employment sought or held by the person.

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