Working at the world’s fourth largest retailer mixes the best of many worlds: cutting-edge technologies meet real business needs meets real customers who spend billions of dollars at our stores in North America.
What is it like to work at The Home Depot QuoteCenter?
At QC we strive to maintain the agility of a small operation, and the impact that comes with being a leader in our industry. The mission of the QuoteCenter product team is to radically reimagine the shopping experience at Home Depot utilizing the latest web technologies and data tools. At
QuoteCenter, we value diversity in all of its forms, and we work hard to support growing associate skills in a fast-paced collaborative environment.
As a Senior Cloud Engineer you will be responsible for building and supporting the platform and application infrastructure of one of the fastest growing aspects of the Home Depot. This will require you to maintain high site uptime/availability while embracing rapid change and growth using a strong DevOps mindset of continuous delivery and site automation. This role requires deep technical knowledge, adaptability, hands on execution, and a ruthless drive towards higher levels of availability and resiliency. In this role you will
- Design and deliver on the next version of our platform
- Engineer application infrastructure that is reliable, efficient, and maintainable
- Set the standard for infrastructural engineering excellence
- Partner closely with software engineering teams using a strong DevOps mindset
- Constantly improve operational processes and efficiency
- Have a maniacal focus on site uptime
- Automate, Automate, Automate!!!
An HDQC Senior Software Engineer is a seasoned software engineer. Activities include designing, developing, installing, and maintaining software solutions. Senior level software engineers will be expected to mentor less experienced members of their team, prepare to become a lead if the opportunity presents itself, be self-directed and able to lead a small project team. In addition, senior software engineers should maintain technical depth (being very skilled in certain parts of the technology stack) and breadth (not isolated to a single segment of the technology stack).
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
45%- Writing new code and test cases
20%- Helping with solution design and architecture
15%- Debugging existing code
10%- Learning new skills
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to the Manager, Information Systems.
This position has no direct reports.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.