Job Details

Sr. Technical Analyst

Location TORONTO , Ontario , Canada
Category Technology
Job Opened May 15th, 2019
Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Number 1900002M
Job Type Full Time

job description

Who We Are:


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.


We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures. HBC 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 help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment.


What This Position Is All About:


As a Technical Analyst for HBC�s store technology team, you will be responsible for designing, creating, prototyping, implementing, and supporting store technology that enhance store operations and customer experiences. Work will focus on retail store applications related to point of sale (mobile and traditional), gift registry, loyalty, CRM, and emerging technologies. We�re looking for a collaborative, structured thinker, who is technically strong and comfortable integrating both in-house or 3rd party solutions into a tech stack (including cloud applications) that is transforming for the future. It is an exciting time to be joining the HBC adventure!


Who You Are:

  •     5-7 years experience in a technical environment
  •     Experience with POS and mobile applications, including ecommerce, loyalty, crm and payment systems
  •     Working experience with API integrations
  •     Knowledge of JSON, C#, XML, Javascript programming languages
  •     Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  •     Ability to integrate with various technologies and systems
  •     Ability to operate in a fast and dynamic organization where change is constant
  •     Understanding of the latest technology trends and strategies
  •     Understanding of SDLC (Agile, Hybrid, Waterfall) and PMLC
  •     Bachelor�s degree in computer science, computer information systems, or computer engineering


As The Technical Analyst You Will:


  • Solve complex problems with simplistic, scalable approaches � illustrating solutions with diagrams, visual mockups, and proof of concepts (POCs).
  • Assist in defining and implementing new products and functionality enhancements
  • Design of application programming interfaces (APIs)
  • Act as a subject matter expert (owner) on assigned projects and take technical solutions from concept to approvals, to deployments and support
  • Ensure all work is focused on providing stable & secure systems, strong troubleshooting skills and able to work towards
  • Personal agility in order to operate across a matrixed organizational structure across regional offices. Comfortable with rapidly changing priorities and/or requirements. Comfortable in the �grey�.
  • Collaborate with technical teams (architects, developers, network engineers, etc.) to ensure successful execution of business/user requirements


Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount.

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


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


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

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