Apr 19, 2018
Digital / eCommerce Technical Solution Leader
**Date:** Mar 31, 2018
**Location:** MI, MI, US, 49022
**Company:** Whirlpool Corporation
**Requisition ID:** 9962
**Job Function:** Information Systems (40000064)
+ Triage and active application support & management of the combined Hybris / Adobe AEM solution including, but not limited to application monitoring, cron jobs, catalog & pricing data, and Akamai CDN
+ Analyze, test, implement, and maintain small scope technical solutions & IT projects
+ Actively lead technical design discussions and strategies related, but not limited to the Digital Platform: Front end design, Backend calls, Data structures, Integrations, Emerging Technologies, Security
+ Create, review, audit, and maintain technical documentation including, but not limited to Functional Specs, High level / low level technical designs, technical roadmaps, and design decisions
+ Support / oversee the implementation automated code QA processes and solutions including, but not limited to JUnit and Selenium
+ Support, coordinate, and scale the evolving build and cloud deployment systems across all product development teams.
+ Collaborate with other platform leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design, documentation, operations, and delivery
+ Support QA during testing, and oversight during implementation into production
+ Support ticket triage, evaluation, release planning, and prioritization
+ Support PMs, Technical Lead, and release managers in technical tasks & delivery schedule development
+ Lead or actively participate in the DevOps execution of platform setup & operations, enhancements, incidents, and project deliverables
+ Provide active monitoring & evaluation of existing application systems
+ Work in tandem with our development, testing, and operations team to raise awareness for process, tool, and best practices for Continuous Delivery pipeline and implementation
+ Provide oversight to Vendor's technical design, code, audits, adherence to coding standards, and application delivery
+ Develop and translate process, system or infrastructure requirement specifications
+ Analyze and evaluate existing or proposed IT solutions.
As a Global Information Systems Technical Solutions Analyst your role is to act under moderate direction, performing activities including technical delivery and active technical support as it relates to both day to day operations as well as moderately complex projects & enhancements in the eCommerce and Digital space at Whirlpool Corporation. This role is in the Global Information Systems Digital & Marketing team and will mainly support Whirlpool North America (US, Canada, Mexico), but you will also be expected to collaborate and coordinate with groups across the globe.
+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS or a related field or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
+ 5+ years of development experience with web applications deployed in complex multi tiered environments.
+ 2+ years data schema management and modeling
+ 2+ years actively participating in / managing performance testing / evaluation as part of an ongoing delivery process
+ 2+ years actively configuring, developing, and supporting Dynatrace or similar monitoring tools
+ Experience writing & maintaining technical designs, functional designs, and integration documentation
+ Advanced knowledge of source control and change control practices including a propensity to adhere to the established standards
+ Ability to evaluate technical solutions, issues, and determine root cause, while effectively documenting & communicating tradeoffs & key decision points is a must
+ Experience with actively administering and utilizing Jenkins Continuous Integration software and quality automation tools such as SonarQube, Nexus, and Selenium.
+ Proven ability to assess, debug, and develop front end / presentation layer, Java based backend end capabilities as well as SOAP / REST integrations.
+ Previous system administration experience with configuring / maintaining applications via Linux based interfaces in a cloud and on prem is needed
+ Utilization / experience with Docker/Containers is a plus.
+ Experience with Spring Tool suite is a plus
+ Knowledge of SOA vs microservices and their appropriate application is desired
+ Experience with Hybris and Adobe tools is a plus
+ Ideal candidate actively monitors and participates in Open Source code Projects a few times per year
**Non Technical Skills**
+ Strong written and oral communication skills
+ Project management skills
+ Demonstrated knowledge of systems development life cycle
+ Possess a strong sense of ownership for achieving results
+ Passionate and inquisitive approach to the technology driven world
+ Passionate about metrics and top performing applications
+ High energy with a ‘own it’ and ‘make it happen’ attitude
+ Prior experience working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
+ Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to accurately analyze information, and make sound decisions
+ Experience interacting with business and technical teams to develop requirements & designs
+ Experience leading technical design sessions
+ Experience in interacting and coordinating with vendors including offshore model project execution
+ Agile project management methodology knowledge & experience is a plus.
+ Working knowledge of major eCommerce technology platforms such as SAP, Adobe AEM, Websphere commerce, or other.
+ Experience on Cloud based platforms such as AWS, SAP Hybris, BlueMix, or Azure
+ Experience with complex security and privacy policies (ie. PCI) in North America is a plus.
+ Aspiration for lifelong learning and personal growth as a manager and leader.
+ Ability to assess and analyze multiple solutions and propose options to execute or mitigate risks.
+ Demonstrated values of teamwork, spirit of winning, respect, and integrity.
+ Experience utilizing Akamai CDN and related technical toolsets a plus
+ Established knowledge and understanding of data & application security & best practices
+ Experience developing and operating in distributed cloud environments is a plus
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 97,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. We stay true to our philosophy that says good business begins by not following but leading. Our brands and products help people make the most of time so they can focus on making the most of moments that matter. At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
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