Starbucks Coffee Company application developer principal – Enterprise Collaboration, Starbucks Technology - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington
10-15 years of professional industry experience with software development and platform management
5 years of leading teams of six or more software developers
3 years of demonstrating technical leadership across multiple platforms
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
Aptitude to pick up new technologies and trends, as they become relevant for the business and our platforms. Examples include IoT, Big Data, REST Services, mobile, and incorporating cloud components.
Knowledge of data structures, algorithms and computer science concepts across multiple platforms.
Mastery of relevant development languages, tools, frameworks, utilities and technical dependencies.
Understanding of implications from design and implementation choices toward building secure, scalable, durable, flexible, accessible solutions.
Ability to write and value high quality, reusable software with minimal defects.
Aptitude to prototype new, innovative technologies to assess relevance, fit, uses and value.
Effective in learning and incorporating new technologies, concepts and development languages.
Thorough understanding of application architecture, infrastructure and security concepts and technical implementation.
Ability to accurately break down complex application designs into component deliverables and estimate design and development timelines.
Thorough understanding of multiple platforms and applications, including established API’s, system activity components, process flows, the underlying data model, implementation specifics of important business rules, batch jobs, user interface components, and application configuration.
Ability to design and develop relevant enhancements on top of industry COTS (Commercial Of The Shelf) applications that differentiate and/or provide competitive advantage.
Familiarity and curiosity in the business context and trends, as well as the business customers’ opportunities. Solid understanding of the functional aspects of the solution.
Ability to create and articulate ideas, with facts and data, for solutions for both technical and business functions
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to influence and negotiate ideas and priorities representing innovation and platform stewardship across IT and the business
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
Ability to use business knowledge, sound judgment, and resourcefulness to proactively
Ability to make timely and effective decisions using a mixture of intuition, analysis, experience and judgment
Job Number: 50010508
Job Group: Professional
Job Family: Technology
Job Subfamily: Application Development
Job Location: United States
FLSA Status: Exempt
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