Sr. Software Engineer

  • 800 Commonwealth Dr, Warrendale, PA 15086, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Information Technology
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Description

This position, within rue21 IT, presents a unique opportunity to get in on the ground level within a well-established retail company. This role will assist the Lead Engineer in defining the strategy, choosing vendors, and architecting the new infrastructure ecosystem.  Also, the Sr. Software Development Engineer will provide assistance to the Lead Software Development Engineer on building the development and support team that will utilize this ecosystem to build modern applications for rue21.

rue21 is seeking a Sr. Software Development Engineer whose passion is building great customer solutions. You will help design and develop software using modern technologies including, but limited to: JavaScript-based development frameworks (React, Angular, Node.js), DevOps frameworks, Microservices, Web API, REST and SOAP, native iOS and Android, Azure, AWS, Google Cloud, Java, data integration tools / ESBs, and more.

A software development background (computer science) is a must for this role. Candidate must also have a strong track record of delivering modern web and mobile solutions using modern tools, frameworks, and agile methods.


  • Listen to business needs, build solutions, and deliver with outstanding customer service
  • Work with a team of experts and help mentor junior developers
  • Write clear and concise code for Framework products
  • Collaborate with the Lead Software Development Engineer to implement design patterns and architecture
  • Mentor junior team members to deliver clear, concise, and solid code
  • Execute agile process to provide an excellent team experience
  • Actively participate in planning sessions
  • Collaborate to manage sprint execution to ensure plan completion
  • Consistently complete tasks within estimates
  • Focus on delivering quality with each completed story
  • Continuously improve yourself, others, and our culture
  • Be energized by developing your skillset
  • Gain mastery of what you know
  • Explore new languages, technologies, and techniques


  • 1-4 years of experience in software development (computer science)
  • Strong track record of helping teams deliver modern web and mobile solutions using modern tools, frameworks, and agile methods.
  • BA or BS in a business or technology related field
  • Extensive experience with various coding languages (Object oriented languages, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Experience integrating with 3rd party API's
  • Experience working with Agile methodology or SCRUM
  • Strong understanding of DevOps
  • Enjoys staying up to date on modern software development technology, tools, and process
  • Enjoys technology-based hobbies outside of work
  • Continuous learner who has recently read, watched, and listened to material related to the field of software development
  • Enjoys mentoring others to help them achieve growth

Additional Information


  • 401k
  • Competitive Benefits Package
  • Flex Time
  • Over 3 Weeks PTO After 1 Year
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Merchandise Discount
  • Great Work Culture


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