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React.js Developer in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 1/22/2019

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Career Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/22/2019

Career Description



Job Description

Join the AAP Digital Products Team and start reimagining the future of automotive retail. Disrupt the way consumers buy auto parts and join a fast-growing e-commerce team to take on the industry’s biggest challengers.  We are charged with executing AAP's top-down commitment to Digital transformation.

Our customers are can-do people who like to build, just like us.  Our priorities are all about their satisfaction, trust and loyalty.  The Digital development team is responsible for building solutions that drive the customer experience and, ultimately, enhance our bottom line as an organization.  This team plays an integral, high-visibility role in working across the company’s Marketing, Digital, and IT organizations.

Advance Auto Parts is seeking JavaScript developers who love to build with React and React Native.  As a React.js Developer, you will participate in the design process, where your ideas will be valued and you will write code. Successful candidates will thrive in an agile environment, embrace DevOps culture and practices, and help mentor other team members as needed.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • First and foremost, you will write great code for the team that's building AAP's next-generation B2C e-commerce platform. You will build elegant frontend solutions, based on your deep understanding of React’s component architecture, state object and control of the DOM.
  • You will contribute to decisions concerning the team's overall approach, and participate meaningfully in the ongoing tactical dialog.
  • You will help to make the team better through peer review and knowledge sharing. Be an advocate of the peer review process, and help your teammates to grow.

    Thorough documentation of the work in progress, as part of adherence to our team standards as determined by lead architects, in conjunction with the team as a whole.

  • Lead by example, seek consensus and help the team to be greater than the sum of its parts.

  • Be in the vanguard of a truly agile, true DevOps, true CI/CD culture here at AAP.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Javascript ES6, Typescript, the DOM, frameworks in general and the core concepts.  Strong general knowledge of MVWhatever architecture, JS frameworks including React, Node, Angular, Vue, etc.  Special emphasis on React, and React Native is specifically a big plus.
  • 2 years+ experience working within a JavaScript framework, which will preferably be React.
  • Broad, advanced knowledge of the React ecosystem: the Node/NPM/Yarn dev environment, Redux, Flux, etc.
  • Deep web-dev fundamentals incl. HTML5, CSS3, utility/traditional Javascript.  Should be comfortable with SASS, SCSS, Babel, Webpack, etc.
  • Agile/Scrum experience is expected
  • React Native: your skills
  • Some experience with server-side languages including Ruby, PHP, etc.  Java is also a plus.
  • Substantial experience working in cloud-first environments.  Emphasis on AWS, including a solid overall grasp on the environment from the developer standpoint. 
  • Experience working data-driven environments, strong developer-level SQL, general understanding of normalization principles, understanding of relational schemae.  Your NoSQL, big data, ETL, EDI, etc. experience are all of interest, particularly as they pertain to the cloud. 
  • APIs, REST conventions, solid understanding of strong, BI-grounded semantics and why they matter.  MuleSoft experience will be a plus.
  • Experience with digital marketing tools and technologies: 3P tags/tag management, SEO/SEM/SEP.
  • Experience at optimizing e-commerce site design to maximize page-load speeds, clicks-to-checkout, conversion rates, etc.
  • While you will work with specialists for UI, UX and design.
  • Version control: GitHub, BitBucket, Stash, etc.  You should be comfortable in Git-driven version-controlled DevOps environments. Experience with Jira, Confluence and Atlassian tools in general will be a plus.
  • Experience working with UI/UX and design teams to produce working software from comps, mocks, wireframes, etc.
  • Demonstrated communication skills, written, verbal and visual, with the ability to work across business and IT / development teams.
  • EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience.
  • 3-7 years of overall experience

    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

    None to start