Job Details

Software Engineer

Location Dublin , Leinster , Ireland
Category Technology
Job Opened December 5th, 2018
Job Number 18000E8E
Job Type

job description

HBC is a diversified global retailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. 


Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world. Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson’s Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium’s only department store group Galeria INNO.


HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBC Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, HBC has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.


A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives are dedicated to improving lives by enhancing physical and mental health through education, access, research, and empowerment, and we strive to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance to ensure HBC remains a great place to work.


During the interview process we hope to learn something from you. What’s your potential? What can you bring that no one else can? What open source projects can you share with us?

Desired Technical Skills:


·       Fluency in a functional, imperative or object-oriented language, especially Scala or Java

·       Source code management skills (Git)

·       Familiarity with SQL and relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle) and NoSQL databases (MongoDB, DynamoDB)

·       Fluency in discussing web standards (HTTP, JSON) and RESTful APIs

·       Experience using Linux/Unix, CentOS, Ubuntu, and Mac OS

·       Familiarity with deployment and continuous integration technologies, and container technologies such as Docker.


Our Culture


We’re very passionate about preserving our culture of trust and autonomy. Anyone on our team can publish to our Tech Blog, give a presentation, develop an open source project, attend or speak at a conference, spend funds in the team budget, organize a meetup, or invite someone interesting over to our office for coffee and a chat. We embrace our creativity and are open to embracing yours.

During the interview process we hope to learn something from you. What’s your potential? What can you bring that no one else can? What open source projects can you share with us?

Experience comes in many forms, many skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. If your experience is this close to what we’re looking for, consider applying. We know that diversity of thought makes for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply. We can’t wait to hear from you!


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees andapplicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationalorigin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination inemployment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policyapplies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring,placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave, compensationand training.


HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selectedto participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations areavailable upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.






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