Web Engineer 2

Engineering Redwood City, California


Description

If you like the challenge of working on high volume systems that handle hundreds of millions of dollars annually in eCommerce transactions, this role is for you. This includes the key areas of shopping cart, checkout, promotions, recommendations, order routing, billing, shipping estimation, tax calculations, address book, fulfillment interaction, production designer tooling and payments. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Build and design components and web services to support the Shutterfly eCommerce platform
  • Interface with architecture team, operations, fulfillment partners, customer service and lab engineering to gather requirements to build new features and functionality within ecommerce critical to support technical initiatives
  • Develop calculations and algorithms to optimize shipping times, reduce costs through order consolidation, and other related calculations by working with operations
  • Develop tools and backend code to speed up the launch of new products
  • Perform functional decomposition of architecture requirements and processes into reusable REST-based SOA models
  • Troubleshoot and support all order related issues both customer facing as well as with Shutterfly partners

 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Expertise in an object oriented programming language such as Java, C#, C++ or Python
  • Solid background in data structures, algorithms and object-oriented programming
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Experience with Unix/Linux
  • Ability to quickly grasp new technologies