Rue Gilt Groupe is looking for a Storefront Engineer to join our Storefront Engineering team.
This is a great opportunity to have a massive impact: join the world-class team combining two of the top private sale e-commerce destinations, Gilt and Rue La La. As a Storefront Engineer, you are directly involved in transforming our user experience to drive $1B annual sales and in delighting 30M+ members.
The ideal candidate, on the top of championing on delivering high quality features, will actively contribute to knowledge dissemination within the organization, onboarding of new employees, mentor teammates, and actively learn everyday.
Joining us, you will…
- Be a part of future development for our consumer facing, eCommerce website
- Deliver fast user experience for our desktop and mobile web users, utilizing python, django, backbone ElasticSearch, and other cutting edge technologies
- As a hands-on engineer work closely with our team of software engineers and product managers to quickly iterate on features to deliver immediate customer value
- Develop robust, stable, scalable software for high-volume applications
- Raise your bar and ours with high engineering standards and bring consistency to the many codebases and processes you will encounter
- Collaborate within agile, multi-discipline teams to understand customer and business scenarios as well as plan, design, and deliver features into production
- Explore a variety of career tracks for professional development
Before joining us, you will have had…
- Experience with web service technologies such as REST
- Solid foundation in software engineering practices, design patterns, and algorithms
- Experience with modern objected-oriented development, dynamic language preferred
- Passion for new technologies and making a direct user impact
- The ability to bring leading industry techniques and technologies to the table
- Enjoy working with a diverse group of people with different expertise
- 1-2 years of professional web development experience
- An interest in writing maintainable, scalable, well-tested code
- Experience or interest building single page applications utilizing frameworks such as React, Angular, or Vue
Technologies, tools and languages include Python, JS/TS, Django, Django Rest Framework (new, not used in many places), Elastic Search, MySQL, Redis, NGINX, Akamai, AWS, Marionette (“legacy” but still maintained and added to), and React
Rue Gilt Groupe is the premier off-price, e-commerce portfolio company, connecting more than 35 million shoppers with coveted designers and in-demand labels at an exceptional value. Three complementary brands – Gilt, Rue La La, and Shop Premium Outlets – aspiring to utilize world-class technology and marketing to strategically support our brand partners and engage our shoppers daily. Our approach to retail brings excitement to online shopping and the best-in-class experience that today’s customers demand.
We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor work visas at this time.
This Company is an equal opportunity employer, and selects individuals best matched for the job based upon job-related qualifications regardless of race, religion, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, veteran or military status or any other status or characteristic protected by law.