Saturday , May 8 2021

Engineering Manager – Jobs at Nordstroms

Website Nordstrom

Job Description:

Nordstrom isn’t just another job — it’s a career. We are a leading fashion retailer that has offered the very best of what is on trend for men, women, and children since 1901. We believe in rewarding outstanding work, developing employees’ careers and building long-term relationships with our customers. As an Engineering Manager at Nordstrom, you will have the opportunity to combine your passion for technology and fashion to build a compelling and delightful experience for our valued customers.

We are seeking an Engineering Manager to guide the growth and delivery of Nordstrom’s Recommendation system, critical to our ability to assist our valued customer in discovering products and services that best match their tastes and needs. Our manager needs to have a balance of technical leadership and people management skills that empowers the team to deliver compelling features. The ideal candidate is passionate about using data to understand our customer’s taste and intent. At this position, you will have the opportunity to further develop your skills in data science and deep learning while building scalable machine learning system serving millions of customers. You can directly impact the shopping experience for every single customer coming to

Job Responsibilities:

  • Growing and developing an incredible team of talented and motivated engineers with high expectations around individual ownership and impact
  • The recommendation system for and its technical evolution, you have direct impact on our customer’s product discovery experience
  • Driving the roadmap and technical vision for the team, collaborate with product groups and partner teams to deliver value to our customers
  • Being the bar raiser, pushing the limit on how solutions are designed and built, how systems are operated, and how we support our engineers to deliver better experiences for our customers
  • The development of machine learning models and techniques used for making recommendations
  • Developing and fostering a healthy and collaborative culture for your team that embodies both industry best practices and Nordstrom values
  • Influencing key decisions on architecture and implementation of scalable, reliable, and cost-effective engineering solutions
  • Delivering results

Job Requirements:

  • Proactive mindset. Seeking the best solution for the company and the customer, taking action without being directed
  • The capability to truly listen to our customers and partners, internalize their needs and develop simple and elegant solutions that they can’t live without
  • Humility. Checking your ego at the door and always do what is right for the customer, product, and team
  • A B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or comparable experience
  • A bias towards action guided by evidence-based decision-making mindset

Qualification & Experience:

  • Pragmatism. You can prioritize, simplify, and make a path toward results and not dwell on perfection
  • Possess relevant experience in the field of machine learning, data science, and/or recommendation
  • Experience (3+ years) at managing and leading a team of junior and senior engineers to achieve impactful results
  • Demonstrable experience owning and operating business critical system servicing internal and external customers
  • Deep experience in development, are comfortable working in code and skilled at explaining and advocating for new technologies and solutions
  • Profound care for your people and the desire to help those who want to help themselves
  • Demonstrable ability to establish a vision, define a roadmap, and to execute on it

Job Details:

Company: Nordstrom

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Seattle, WA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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