Gap Inc. Direct (GID) is the award winning e-commerce division of Gap Inc. As the fastest growing division of Gap Inc., GID strategically operates as a separate business unit creating and managing the websites for some of the most powerful retail brands in the world. Our websites include gap.com, oldnavy.com, bananarepublic.com, athleta.com and piperlime.com. We ship to customers in over 90 countries worldwide.
We are passionate about creating and delivering quality software utilizing Agile and Dev/Ops Practices such as Automation, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration & Delivery, Pair Programming and story based iterative development utilizing cutting edge technologies.
Major Responsibilities include
Defines and documents the technical solution architecture for the Order Management System.
Works collaboratively with technical and business team members to develop and maintain business solutions following Agile development principles and practices
Is influential and engages actively in building out a dynamic and productive development organization and continuously improving practices and methodology
Designs and develops applications with an eye towards simplicity, reliability, manageability, scalability, extensibility, performance and re-use
Provides technical expertise in the areas of architecture, design, implementation, and testing
Sets and adheres to software coding and style guides to ensure consistency
Participates in pairing and code reviews
Support (2nd level) and troubleshoot problems with existing applications
Mentors and guides others who are still developing their skills
Self-motivated team player who excels in a collaborative environment
Strong sense of personal accountability; contributes beyond job role and responsibilities
Excellent problem solving skills; meticulous & methodical
Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly and self-directed
Proven ability to translate complex business requirements into simple software solutions
Passionate about continuously improving organizational practices
A minimum of 7 years software development experience, 5 years of which are Java/J2ee specific, is required
Thorough understanding of Object Oriented principles (Analysis and Design)
Candidates must have a robust understanding of Java and an in-depth understanding of other Java technologies, including Servlets, Struts/Tiles, JSP, JDBC, JMS, Spring, Camel
Full lifecycle development experience on large projects, creating distributed and scalable business systems.
Experience with WebServices (REST, SOAP, XML-RPC, etc)
Experience writing optimized JDBC/SQL for large OLTP database backend.
Good understanding of SQL query analysis tools, optimization techniques and on-going query tuning.
Experience with relational databases and data access (JDBC/DAO/SQL) Oracle strongly preferred.
Familiarity with ORM technologies (iBatis, Hibernate)
Mentor and guide others who are still developing their skills
Desired Qualifications include
Familiarity with EAI patterns, queuing systems (e.g. MQ Series, JMS, etc.) and business process orchestration (e.g. BPEL), workflow automation systems, etc.
Hands on experience with Agile methodologies highly desirable
Familiarity with Ruby
Experience with test automation frameworks
Experience in developing and driving SOA strategies within large enterprises and deploying SOA implementations to production a big plus
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GAP Inc - 20 months ago
The ubiquitous clothing retailer Gap has been filling closets with jeans and khakis, T-shirts, and poplin since the Woodstock era. The firm,...