Software Engineer - Commerce Platform (REMOTE)

Date: Jan 2, 2022

Location: Baltimore, Maryland, US

Company: Under Armour

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Position Summary

This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace. Employees must live in the United States.

Under Armour is seeking a Software Engineer to help build fast, frictionless experiences across the globe as part of our growing Ecommerce Engineering team. The Software Engineer will be responsible for delivering features on our Salesforce Commerce Cloud platform. The ideal candidate has a passion for collaboration with cross functional partners, can adapt to technology change and evolution, and is eager to find creative solutions to technical issues.

The Software Engineer will architect and implement new features to improve consumer experience and grow DTC revenue on Under Armour’s global Salesforce ecommerce platform. Prior experience developing new features in a Salesforce Commerce Cloud (formerly Demandware) environment is critical to this candidate being successful. The candidate will need to use their industry experience and Salesforce platform knowledge to use base system capabilities to implement new features in a creative, efficient and scalable way in the platform while still hitting the desired consumer experience. 

This role will be an individual contributor on scrum teams delivering features and enhancements on our global commerce platform.  They will also provide escalated production support if initial levels of the support team are unable to resolve issues that arise with the platform.  This role is also expected to stay current on upcoming capabilities of the SalesForce Commerce Cloud platform to help guide the roadmap of the global Under Armour implementation.
 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work with Salesforce Commerce Cloud (SFCC formerly Demandware) in conjunction with the internal UA teams and development partners to develop and implement new features
  • Directly impact the user experience by developing new features using best practices in Salesforce Commerce Cloud platform development
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, UX Designers, and QA Engineers to deliver rich and sustainable experiences for Under Armour’s consumers
  • Translate business/technical requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce Commerce Cloud platforms
  • Research platform capabilities identify opportunities as it relates to eCommerce roadmap

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle for platform development, testing principles, project methodologies and practices
  • Experience with Agile development methodology a must
  • Ability to deliver on customer-facing features using a combination of modern server-side technologies including Node.js
  • Able to work independently as part of a globally distributed team, proactively requesting assistance, advice and input from colleagues and customers both internal and external as needed
  • Strong negotiation, influencing and communication skills; able to understand and balance perspectives and find common ground between parties across divides
  • Adaptable and change-resilient, working well in a dynamic fast-paced global environment, accepting new ideas and initiatives, and making positive use of opportunities presented

Education And / Or Experience

  • 2-5 years of hands on experience in web development (equivalent combination of experience and education accepted)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology or IT ideal; marketing, business, or art fields with equivalent considered.
  • 1+ years of professional experience with Node.js
  • 1+ years of E-Commerce experience, including experience with some of the following systems: Content Management System, Product Information Management, Digital Asset Management, Payment, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Order Management System, Fraud Management
  • Proven experience in multiple web technologies including: JavaScript, XML, HTML, CSS, SQL
  • Proven experience in working and integrating with APIs and 3rd Party systems integrations (SOAP/REST)
  • Strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (Git strategies, Unit Tests, build processes, etc.)

 

Preferred

  • One or more current Commerce Cloud certifications (B2C Commerce Developer or B2C Commerce Architect) is preferred.
  • 1+ years in a similar role working with SFCC (formerly Demandware) or similar e-commerce platforms like SAP Hybris, Shopify, Magento or BigCommerce, is strongly preferred
  • Experience using Commerce Cloud Pipelines, JS Controllers, DS Script, ISML Templates, Jobs, and services framework is encouraged

Relocation

  • Position is 100% REMOTE/No relocation provided

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

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