|Company Name||Blue Nile (view profile)|
Blue Nile seeks candidates who thrive in an entrepreneurial and dynamic environment and demonstrate a record of achievement. The successful candidate will have strong problem solving skills, enthusiasm for learning new technologies, and a strong sense of ownership and responsibility. Come make your mark at a small company where you have the opportunity to make a difference.
Blue Nile is a successful and growing company, started in 1999 and now the largest online retailer of certified diamonds, engagement rings and fine jewelry. Our corporate offices are located in Seattle’s vibrant Pioneer Square district, home to the latest wave of internet startups and packed with restaurants and entertainment including CenturyLink and Safeco fields. We are close to transportation, the waterfront, and parks. Our dress code favors jeans and our facilities include bike racks and showers.
Write production code. Develop features and functionality for the Blue Nile public website
Bring responsive design to Blue Nile's website technology stack
Develop prototypes in new technologies as needed
Gain a deep understanding of the business and make key recommendations based on that understanding
Provide web development leadership and mentoring, introducing new technologies and techniques to the teams
Take responsibility for the quality of released software
Participate in the planning of large projects using an Agile/Scrum iterative approach
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Five or more years of professional web development working on public-facing database-driven websites
Experience with design patterns and frameworks. Experience with Spring MVC is preferred but not required
Strong analysis, design, development, and leadership skills
Strong communication skills; you will be working with a variety of technology and business leaders throughout the company
Proven track record delivering high quality features to production