Sr. Software Engineer - GO (Remote)

The Home Depot

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

POSITION PURPOSE
The Sr. Software Engineer is responsible for joining a product team and contributing to the software design, software development, and overall product lifecycle for a product that our users love. The engineering process is highly collaborative. Sr. Software Engineers are expected to pair on a daily basis as they work through user stories and support products as they evolve. In addition, Sr. Software Engineers may be involved in product configuration, performance tuning and testing as well as production monitoring.
As a Sr. Software Engineer, you will be able to operate independently, though typically will work as part of a team with varying skillsets to create, support, and deploy production applications.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

70% – Delivery & Execution:
Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable software solutions
Works with Product Team to ensure user stories that are developer-ready, easy to understand, and testable
Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases
Writes custom code or scripts to do “destructive testing” to ensure adequate resiliency in production
Configures commercial off the shelf solutions to align with evolving business needs
Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively

20% – Support & Enablement:
Fields questions from other product teams or support teams
Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams
Provides application support for software running in production
Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for products
Proactively reviews the Performance and Capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing

10% – Learning:
Participates in learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)
Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations

NATURE AND SCOPE
Typically reports to the Software Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition
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.

Additional Minimum Qualifications:
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States
Experience in an object oriented programming language

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

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1 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.
Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in a modern scripting language (preferably NodeJS/Go Lang)
  • Experience in a modern web application framework such as Spring MVC, and Node.js
  • Experience in a front-end technology and framework such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, and JQuery
  • Experience in writing SQL queries against a relational database
  • Experience in a version control system (preferably Git)
  • Experience in a Linux or Unix based environment
  • Exposure to a CI/CD toolchain
  • Exposure to destructive testing methodologies and tools
  • Exposure to a cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide
  • Exposure to production systems design including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Performance, Efficiency, and Security
  • Exposure to defensive coding practices and patterns for high-availability
  • Exposure to a NoSQL database
  • Exposure to query optimization and troubleshooting
  • Exposure to effective data modeling within both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies
  • Exposure to 12-factor methodology and its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to more junior team members
  • Exposure to REST and effective web service design
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in a modern scripting language (preferably Python)
  • Experience in a modern web application framework such as Ruby on Rails, Spring MVC, and Node.js
  • Experience in a front-end technology and framework such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, and JQuery
  • Experience in writing SQL queries against a relational database
  • Experience in a version control system (preferably Git)
  • Experience in a Linux or Unix based environment
  • Exposure to a CI/CD toolchain
  • Exposure to destructive testing methodologies and tools
  • Exposure to a cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide
  • Exposure to production systems design including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Performance, Efficiency, and Security
  • Exposure to defensive coding practices and patterns for high-availability
  • Exposure to a NoSQL database
  • Exposure to query optimization and troubleshooting
  • Exposure to effective data modeling within both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies
  • Exposure to 12-factor methodology and its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to more junior team members
  • Exposure to REST and effective web service design
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

    Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm
    Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
    Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
    Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful
    Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
    Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens
    Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
    Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
    Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder
    Self-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
    Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations


    Healthcare Options
    Profit-Sharing Bonuses
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Discounts on Cell Phones, Gyms, and More

    COVID PRECAUTIONS


    Thermometers and masks provided for associates
    Daily health and temperature checks at all locations
    Associates are required to wear a mask
    Required social distancing measures throughout buildings
    Increased cleaning frequency and enhanced sanitation efforts

    Job Location

    Atlanta, GA

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    Sr. Software Engineer - GO (Remote)

    The Home Depot

    Atlanta Georgia

    United States

    Information Technology

    (No Timezone Provided)

    POSITION PURPOSE
    The Sr. Software Engineer is responsible for joining a product team and contributing to the software design, software development, and overall product lifecycle for a product that our users love. The engineering process is highly collaborative. Sr. Software Engineers are expected to pair on a daily basis as they work through user stories and support products as they evolve. In addition, Sr. Software Engineers may be involved in product configuration, performance tuning and testing as well as production monitoring.
    As a Sr. Software Engineer, you will be able to operate independently, though typically will work as part of a team with varying skillsets to create, support, and deploy production applications.

    MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

    70% – Delivery & Execution:
    Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable software solutions
    Works with Product Team to ensure user stories that are developer-ready, easy to understand, and testable
    Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases
    Writes custom code or scripts to do “destructive testing” to ensure adequate resiliency in production
    Configures commercial off the shelf solutions to align with evolving business needs
    Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively

    20% – Support & Enablement:
    Fields questions from other product teams or support teams
    Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams
    Provides application support for software running in production
    Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for products
    Proactively reviews the Performance and Capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing

    10% – Learning:
    Participates in learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)
    Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations

    NATURE AND SCOPE
    Typically reports to the Software Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.

    ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
    Environment:
    Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition
    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.

    Additional Minimum Qualifications:
    Must be legally permitted to work in the United States
    Experience in an object oriented programming language

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

    Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1 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.
    Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in a modern scripting language (preferably NodeJS/Go Lang)
  • Experience in a modern web application framework such as Spring MVC, and Node.js
  • Experience in a front-end technology and framework such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, and JQuery
  • Experience in writing SQL queries against a relational database
  • Experience in a version control system (preferably Git)
  • Experience in a Linux or Unix based environment
  • Exposure to a CI/CD toolchain
  • Exposure to destructive testing methodologies and tools
  • Exposure to a cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide
  • Exposure to production systems design including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Performance, Efficiency, and Security
  • Exposure to defensive coding practices and patterns for high-availability
  • Exposure to a NoSQL database
  • Exposure to query optimization and troubleshooting
  • Exposure to effective data modeling within both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies
  • Exposure to 12-factor methodology and its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to more junior team members
  • Exposure to REST and effective web service design
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in a modern scripting language (preferably Python)
  • Experience in a modern web application framework such as Ruby on Rails, Spring MVC, and Node.js
  • Experience in a front-end technology and framework such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, and JQuery
  • Experience in writing SQL queries against a relational database
  • Experience in a version control system (preferably Git)
  • Experience in a Linux or Unix based environment
  • Exposure to a CI/CD toolchain
  • Exposure to destructive testing methodologies and tools
  • Exposure to a cloud computing platform and the associated automation patterns they provide
  • Exposure to production systems design including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Performance, Efficiency, and Security
  • Exposure to defensive coding practices and patterns for high-availability
  • Exposure to a NoSQL database
  • Exposure to query optimization and troubleshooting
  • Exposure to effective data modeling within both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of modern microservice-based architectures and methodologies
  • Exposure to 12-factor methodology and its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to more junior team members
  • Exposure to REST and effective web service design
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

    Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm
    Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
    Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
    Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful
    Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
    Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens
    Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
    Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
    Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder
    Self-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
    Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations


    Healthcare Options
    Profit-Sharing Bonuses
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Discounts on Cell Phones, Gyms, and More

    COVID PRECAUTIONS


    Thermometers and masks provided for associates
    Daily health and temperature checks at all locations
    Associates are required to wear a mask
    Required social distancing measures throughout buildings
    Increased cleaning frequency and enhanced sanitation efforts

    Job Location

    Atlanta, GA

    Don’t forget to look for other jobs in area of interest!


    SHARE

    Explore

    Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAustin, TXAtlanta, GA

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    Make Doing Work For You

    With stores, distribution centers, and corporate offices across the country, your next opportunity might be right around the corner.

    Explore Opportunities

    Working at Home Depot

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