Position Purpose
Are you a senior, accomplished engineer looking for a job that does more than just solve a complex business problem? This role is ideal for a engineer who has conquered much on their bucket list, and is looking for a nimble, startup environment where technology is leveraged to unlock business potential.
Our engineers use the latest JavaScript (React/Redux, Node), .Net and open source technologies to build new products that facilitate 9-figure project sales at The Home Depot.
We invest proactively in our people. We sponsor engineer events, including .Net Fringe, NodePDX and PADNUG, and our engineers headline workshops to teach Portland-area engineers how we use cutting-edge technology to solve real world problems at the world’s third-largest retailer. The mission of the QuoteCenter product team is to radically reimagine the shopping experience at Home Depot utilizing the latest web technologies and data tools.
We are searching for a Senior Software Engineer who is passionate about open source technologies and how to leverage them in our data-rich environment (thousands of users, millions of customers, billions in sales). The goal of your efforts is to lead the collaborative work of our team in designing and building out the next generation of our enterprise application.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Aptitude: we believe the best engineers have great aptitude, even if they don’t have a lot of experience.
  • 4+ years of experience participating in the design and implementation of large-scale web applications.
  • Experience with Microsoft .Net technologies.
  • Some knowledge of modern JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experience creating implementation plans, mentoring teams of engineers and conducting peer reviews to insure that important deadlines are met.
  • Experience implementing quality solutions that will raise the standards of our existing solutions while not diminishing the flexibility of a dynamic work environment.
  • Ability to work closely with designers to develop frontend components.
  • A demonstrated track record building applications tailored to specific and complex business problems.
  • A positive, team-oriented attitude… someone who is willing to work in a fast-paced environment that is always in the process of change.
  • An insatiable thirst for learning technologies and improving yourself and our organization.
  • Desired Attributes

  • Relevant experience, knowledge of, or side projects that utilize modern JavaScript frameworks, such as ReactJS (which is what we use), AngularJS, Ember, or Backbone.
  • Interest in serverside JavaScript technologies, such as Node, Express, StrongLoop, etc.
  • Interest in working with ElasticSearch.
  • Interest in learning about the latest in data processing technologies, including Akka.
  • Experience with Windows Server, Ubuntu (or other) Linux.
  • Experience with relational databases, primarily SQL Server.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technology or engineering science degree at an accredited institution; graduate level education highly desired.