Lead Software Engineer Jobs in Alpharetta, GA at Macys

Title: Lead Software Engineer

Company: Macys

Location: Alpharetta, GA

Salary: $100K — $150K *

Category: Retail & Consumer Goods

Job Description

A Lead Software Engineer responsible for the development, deployment automation, and support of applications for a specific area, leveraging their expertise and knowledge of multiple systems/customer areas.

Translates business requirements into well-engineered, tested and deployed application systems that are used by the business and supports these systems while in production. Interface with internal customers to determine the most efficient, cost-effective approach to meet their business requirements. Design, develop, test, install, and deploy the required software applications. Develop solutions utilizing a variety of software technologies, including new code construction, modifications to existing modules, configuration and/or package implementation. Perform other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions:

Participate in the feasibility analysis for new systems/applications.

Play a leadership role in the technical design of new systems/applications for work type 1 and smaller type 2 projects, using functional specifications. Direct junior staff in the coding, configuration and testing needed to meet documented needs.

Perform coding and/or configuration to meet documented needs, using standard procedures and techniques.

Monitor operating efficiency of existing application systems and provides (or arranges for) proactive maintenance. Review, analyze, and modify programming systems, including coding, testing, debugging and installing for a large-scale system. Maintains records to document program development and revisions.

Expert understanding of all application development processes including Macy’s Technology’s software development methodology; ability to serve as a resource to others.

Expert in existing applications supporting the business area. Able to serve as a key resource to ensure the system is performing up to requirements.

Works independently and provides guidance within technical area, applying in-depth knowledge of multiple technologies, as appropriate.

Provide technical support and resolves customer inquiries and production issues.

Serve as a coach/mentor to less experienced developers. Manages and delegates tasks as appropriate.

Consistently demonstrate regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.



Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or Engineering and 5+ years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

5+ years of software development experience preferred.

Expert hands-on development experience with Java and related technologies and frameworks (Spring – boot, Spring Data, Rest services).

Deep experience implementing and/or integrating with MDM systems (JDA, Infor, Stibo, River Sand, etc) preferred.

Knowledge of Reliability engineering to build applications with the robust observability.

General interest in technology and ability to learn and ability to learn and adapt new technology and architectures.

Experience in working on Cloud technologies, preferably cloud native with Google Cloud Platform would be a STRONG plus.

Experience supporting multiple application environments with high level of complexity (e.g. many interfaces, multiple packages).

Experience in providing analysis to customers / business analysts on proposed solutions, working with the customers, business analysts and other colleagues as appropriate to develop a solution that provides a balance between performance, and customer …


About Macys

Macys, originally R. H. Macy & Co., is a department store owned by Macys, Inc. It is one of two divisions owned by the company, with the other being Bloomingdales. As of November 2016[update], the Macys division operates 751 department store locations in the continental United States, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and Guam, including the prominent Herald Square flagship location in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Macys has conducted the annual Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City since 1924 and has sponsored the citys annual Fourth of July fireworks display since 1976. Macys Herald Square is the largest department store in the world. The flagship store covers almost an entire New York City block, features about 1.1 million square feet of retail space, includes additional space for offices and storage, and serves as the endpoint for Macys annual Thanksgiving Day parade. It is estimated that the value of Herald Square is under $3 billion to more than $4 billion. As of 2015, Macys is the largest U.S. department store company by retail sales and is the 15th-largest retailer in the United States for 2014 in terms of revenue.