Whole Foods Market


Austin, Tx

$76k - $151k

Description and Responsibilities

Key Attributes and Responsibilities

  • Set, promote and execute the technical vision, strategy and delivery of multiple complex and high-priority projects that directly impact the systems and business strategies of Whole Foods and Amazon

  • Drive the architecture and design of large-scale, multi-tiered, distributed software applications, tools and services using object-oriented design and distributed programming

  • Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions that demonstrate significant creativity and high judgment

  • Possess expert knowledge in performance, scalability, enterprise system architecture and engineering best practices

  • Assist in the career development of others by actively mentoring individuals and the community on advanced technical areas, and helping team leaders guide the career growth of their team members

  • Exert technical influence over multiple teams to increase their productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience

Basic Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience working with popular enterprise programming languages such as .NET, C# and/or Java

  • 7+ years of design, architecture or consulting experience building distributed applications

  • 2+ years of experience with AWS including ECS, EKS, EC2, S3 and CloudFormation

  • Experience leading the development lifecycle

  • Proven deep understanding of system performance tradeoffs and engineering for high availability

  • Experience building APIs, containerized microservices with orchestration patterns, serverless functions and contributing to modern event-driven architecture

  • Bachelors (BS) or Masters (MS) STEM degree or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building web UI applications, including usage of modern JavaScript/TypeScript frameworks such as Angular/React

  • Experience with SAFe/scaled Agile patterns and practices

  • Experience with modern data storage mechanisms, including working with both relational and document databases where applicable

  • Experience building systems with strong instrumentation, monitoring and alerting

  • Experience and subject matter expertise related to building enterprise-grade retail platforms

  • Experience working in and leading DevOps-enabled teams with a strong focus on automation, continuous delivery and deployment, and supporting technologies

  • Experience delivering highly secure systems working with and sensitive PII and GDPR data