Developer Testing & Measurement (61791)
Date: Feb 2018
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
Behind one of the world’s best loved brands is a uniquely capable and brilliant team of data scientists, engineers and analysts. The Target Data & Analytics team creates the tools and data products to sustainably educate and enable our business partners to make great data-based decisions at Target. We help develop the technology that personalizes the guest experience, from product recommendations to relevant ad content. We’re also the source of the data and analytics behind Target’s Internet of Things (iOT) applications, fraud detection, Supply Chain optimization and demand forecasting. We play a key role in identifying the test-and-measure or A/B test opportunities that continuously help Target improve the guest experience, whether they love to shop in stores or at Target.com.
A role with Target Testing & Measurement is a chance to help develop our in-house strength for getting the maximum value from Target’s many data assets. We see data as a product and an opportunity to experiment and refine our approach to new guest experiences. This is how we bring to life what wasn’t possible yesterday, and generate new revenue sources for Target in the process. Our purpose is to accelerate omni-channel A/B testing to fuel the continuous innovation that we believe is the key to exceeding guest expectations in our stores and digital channels. Together, we positively impact changes to various initiatives, processes and interdependencies that require exceptional data collection, measurement and analysis—ultimately leading to quicker and more meaningful decision-making at Target.
As a Developer Testing & Measurement, you’ll take the lead as you …. Contribute to construction activities ensuring architectural and operational requirements are met. Utilize standard enterprise tools to develop or implement infrastructure hardware, software or other technical components. Resolve hardware, operational, infrastructure and application incidents. Provide preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and quickly resolving routine problems to ensure infrastructure and application stability. Collaborate with team to promote re-use and develop consistent technical build, implementation and support processes. Participate in the design, lifecycle management, and total cost of ownership of platforms, applications and infrastructure services
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
• 4-year degree or equivalent experience
• Knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
• Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise
• Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education
What’s it like to work here? We’re asked that a lot. Target respects and values the individuality of all team members and guests—and we have lots of fun in all that we do.experience our culture