Home Depot Sr. Software Developer in Houston, Texas

POSITION PURPOSE

Global Custom Commerce is looking for an experienced Senior Software Developer who is ready to take a leap into unknown waters. The Senior Software Developer architects, designs, develops, enhances and tests web and hybrid mobile applications using HTML, CSS and Javascript on the frontend and .NET on the backend to deliver high-quality, responsive experiences across multiple form factors and devices.

Since merging with The Home Depot, we’ve been able to maintain our small, start-up environment, yet derive all of the enormous benefits of the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer. Global Custom Commerce (GCC) has been honored as a Houston’s Best Place to Work and one of the Top 5 Workplaces in Texas. We’ve got an aggressive vision for 2020, which will not only transform interconnected retail, but also ourselves. This position is perfect for a high-energy “people person” that loves to share organizational stories and create compelling content for a variety of audiences.

Why work here? Our entrepreneurial roots and maverick mentality, coupled with the resources and backing of the #1 home improvement retailer in the world, The Home Depot, is a unique opportunity for you to be a transformative retail disrupter. Plus, GCC is the world’s largest online window covering company, and we’ve got a demonstrably awesome 20-year track record. From our open-floor office to our open-door ethos, our culture is rooted in improving, evolving, and having fun (we’re pretty serious about cake, cook-offs, ping pong, meaningful work and exciting projects). Most importantly, our team members are always inspired, engaged, and ready for growth.

That means you’ll have the resources and the runway to create truly magical, out-of-the-box work. Moreover, you will play an important role in leveraging our culture, people, systems, processes, and technology — ultimately to provide incredible customer experiences, while growing business for GCC and The Home Depot. This is your chance to be part of something big, in a small start-up environment.

We’re ranked as one of The Top 5 Workplaces in Texas and have consistently won the following awards: The Best Place to Work in Houston (Houston Business Journal), Houston’s Top Workplaces (Houston Chronicle) and Houston’s Best and Brightest.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

20%- Help your team remain focused on launching new interconnected retail businesses and experiences

20%- Participate in high-level architecture and design activities as needed by the team

20%- Design and code features, tests and other application components on both the back end and the front end to meet the needs of the business

20%- Work closely with developers across the enterprise to share experience and continuously improve our ability to deliver world-class applications quickly

20%- Take responsibility for tactically leading efforts to drive stories to completion as part of the team

NATURE AND SCOPE

This position will report to the VP of Product Delivery.

This position has no direct reports.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Environment:

Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 4 years

Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience developing applications with NServiceBus a plus

Experience optimizing the browser client experience a plus

Experience with other server-side stacks (Node.js, Python, Java, PHP etc.) a plus

Experience developing native or hybrid mobile applications for IOS and/or Android a plus

Experience with NOSql databases (RavenDB, MongoDB etc.) a plus

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

Experience using the .NET stack to deliver back-end web and service applications using C#, ASP.NET MVC, SQL and an ORM

Experience developing responsive web applications using JavaScript, HTML, CSS

Knowledge of Angular2 or React

Very broad and deep application development skills. Primarily works hands-on with code.

Experience with asynchronous message architectures in general.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.