About this Opportunity
The Target Technology Services (TTS) team designs and creates innovative solutions for a variety of applications, platforms and environments. TTS not only gives Target a competitive advantage in the marketplace, but also enhances the guest experience through the smart use of technology in the retail industry
Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.
Review Application Design / J2EE architecture for Performance Scalability and Stability.
Experience in performance engineering of Ecommerce Website is preferable.
Contributes to project success by providing technical leadership on Target.com Ecommerce Platform.
Defines / Reviews Solution Architecture and makes recommendations to improve system behavior
Work load modeling; Performance engineering
Good command to develop automation tools – implemented continuous integration solutions, CI pipeline, evaluate application readiness for cloud migration.
Stay current on ecommerce technology trends
Hands on exposure to systems integration of various modules in the Enterprise.
Be flexible to play multiple leadership roles based on business need ( solution architect and performance architect )
Triage critical issues in production impacting performance and stability and Sales Conversion trends
Evaluate and Review Technical solution for Performance Risks
Recommend Products, Tools for Performance Engineering
Capacity Planning and through understanding of hardware sizing implications to performance
Make Peak season recommendations to business stakeholders
Mastery in workload modelling / profiling applications / finding hidden patterns of application usage using web analytics tools.
This role requires core architectural skill and a willingness to play core performance engineering responsibilities.
Stay current on ecommerce technology trends and determines the impact of hardware and/or software upgrades on new and existing applications.
Four year college degree
5 to 10 years systems and programming, technical support or implementation experience in either applications, technical services or telecommunications area
Strong verbal, presentation and written communications skills for technical audiences; able to explain technical solutions to technical teams
Good interpersonal, problem solving, reasoning and analytical skills
Good negotiation skills
Good planning and organizational skills
Self-starter with self initiative and direction
Works well independently
Works with confidential information
Good numeric aptitude
Good understanding of PC and general office productivity applications
Understands the retail business, technology, and the application of technology to our business
Solid SDLC knowledge and expertise
Any prior exposure to WCS or Solr Technologies, J2EE Frameworks is desirable.