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Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club operations in eight countries. We are the recognized leader in our field, dedicated to quality in every area of our business and respected for our outstanding business ethics. Despite our large size and explosive international expansion, we continue to provide a family atmosphere in which our employees thrive and succeed. We are proud to have been named by Washington CEO Magazine as one of the TOP THREE companies to work for in the entire state of Washington !
Description of position
The Enterprise Java Engineer’s role is to architect and define Costco’s Enterprise Java development and production Environment. The position will require strong software engineering background, proven architectural and team leadership skills. This person must have a thorough understanding of Enterprise tools, processes and administration. They should have a proven track record of setting up Enterprise environments and optimizing solutions to meet business requirements. They will work very closely with a team of engineers and architects, and must possess a systematic approach with a proven record of accomplishing enterprise initiatives within schedule. They must have experience designing scalable solutions. This person must possess a positive attitude and a strong dedication to providing quality solutions.
7+ years experience designing, implementing, testing, migrating, deploying and managing J2EE solutions for large sites with very high transaction volumes and thousands of users
Experience with WebSphere Application Server, EJB, JSP, MDB and other J2EE technologies.
Experience developing governance, change management and configuring continuous builds.
Experience in forecasting capacity/performance requirements and building scalable foundational J2EE infrastructure to allow for future growth.
Extensive performance tuning and monitoring skills.
Experience in SOA Concepts and best practices
Experience managing WAS ND installations including monitoring and troubleshooting.
Thorough Object/Relational Mapping knowledge with a focus on JPA or Hibernate.
Solid grounding in relational database theory.
Business analytical skills.
Develop and monitor standards adherence.
Ability to teach and mentor.
Must be able to work on multiple simultaneous priorities.
Must have proven ability to estimate development duration and effort and be willing to anticipate and communicate conflicting priorities.
Must have strong work ethic.
Must have excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Must be available to work as needed to honor project commitments and meet deadlines (nights and weekends and on-call support).
Proven ability to work independently or in conjunction with a team.
Able to take direction on design concepts and code to meet business, functional and non functional requirements and drive out detail.
Must have a need for continuous learning.
Knowledge and talents recommended for job success
DB2 (AIX and/or System i) experience
Tivoli ITCAMS, TIM, and TAM.
To Apply: Email your current resume to IT_JOBS@costco.com
Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club operations in eight countries. We are the recognized leader...