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Company: Ulta Beauty
Location: Bolingbrook, IL
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel

Description

OVERVIEW

Discover greater levels of performance. With over 1,200 stores throughout the U.S. and designs to expand internationally, Ulta Beauty is revolutionizing the beauty retail experience. With new stores coming online on a continual basis and the re-engineering of existing locations with the latest design and technological advancements for heightened guest experiences, we're not just growing, we're thriving. Through consistent innovation and a bold commitment to reimagination. If you want the opportunity to build something strategic, to take ownership of your career trajectory, to apply your passion to operational excellence, Ulta Beauty provides the kind of stability and support few organizations can match. So be curious. Be flexible. Be more than you thought possible. The future is yours at Ulta Beauty.

THE IMPACT YOU CAN HAVE:

The Ulta Beauty Backend Systems team is looking for a Developer who has retail business experience, passion and a willingness to learn.  The candidate will be responsible for supporting, planning and coordinating functional and technical activities related to Backend Store Systems in a highly dynamic and fast paced environment. They will work alongside talented Technical Leads, Architects, Software Engineers, and Quality Engineers in our highly collaborative environment to deliver high quality solutions on time and on budget.  This position plays a key role in establishing, executing and supporting business critical systems such as Work Force Management, Loss Prevention, Communications, Growth and Development and Promotional Pricing.

 

YOU'LL ACCOMPLISH ALL THIS BY:

  • Application Support - Assists in the investigation and resolution of issues relating to applications. Assists with specified procedures.
  • Problem Management - Investigates problems in systems, processes and services. Ability to investigate and analyze problems and create solutions and preventative measures to maximize efficiencies while reducing operational expense.
  • Programming/Software Development - Contributes to the designs, development, testing, and documentation of complex programs from agreed specifications, and subsequent iterations, using agreed standards and tools. Assesses own work and leads reviews of colleagues' work. Mentors less experienced colleagues as required. Contributes to all phases of the development lifecycle.
  • Release Deployment - Uses the tools and techniques for specific areas of release and deployment activities. Administers the recording of activities, logging of results and documents technical activity undertaken.
  • Requirements Definition & Management - Work closely with cross-functional project team members to gather feature requirements and translate requirements into design documents, user stories or process flows 
  • Strategic Planning - Work with key stakeholders to understand business priorities and opportunities to drive business growth.

 

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in the design and development of enterprise-wide solutions predominantly in Work Force Management, Loss Preventions and Growth and Development tools.
  • Plan, track and manage software development using Jira.
  • Ability to translate user requirements into user stories, process flows, etc.
  • Perform as functional bridge amongst external vendors as well as internal stakeholders.
  • Review existing applications and recommend improvement opportunities.

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THE ESSENTIALS FOR SUCCESS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field, or applicable work experience
  • 3+ years of development experience with SQL Server and .Net
  • Experience in VB.NET, ASP.NET and C#.NET
  • Experience in Work Force Management applications (Kronos Work Force Central or Dimensions is a plus)
  • Proficient in SQL Server skills (Developing Stored Procedures and Functions)
  • Experience in Windows Server Technologies
  • Experience in implementing SAAS (Software as a Service) solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills. Able to effectively convey complicated technical information to diverse audiences
  • Experience in preparing technical documentation such as system architecture, functional and design documents
  • Able to multi-task and adapt quickly to agile, aggressive schedules
  • Possess a strong work ethic; takes pride in producing a quality product
  • Work with production support and project consultants in an onshore / offshore model
  • Support off-hours production issues and code deployments as needed
  • Minimal travel required (training/conferences)

 


 

ABOUT

At Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ: ULTA), the possibilities are beautiful. Ulta Beauty is the largest North American beauty retailer and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin care products, hair care products and salon services. We bring possibilities to life through the power of beauty each and every day in our stores and online with more than 25,000 products from approximately 500 well-established and emerging beauty brands across all categories and price points, including Ulta Beauty's own private label. Ulta Beauty also offers a full-service salon in every store featuring—hair, skin, brow, and make-up services.

 

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with arrest records, conviction records, or other criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of any applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and the New York City Fair Chance Act.


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