Nordstrom Sr. Software Development Engineer – ( – Web Performance) in Seattle, Washington

Join the Web Performance Team! We believe that with our talented engineers, smart technology, and passionate customers we can deliver the best retail experience on the web. We’re looking for experienced engineers to help us build performance tooling that allows our feature teams to unlock and sustain peak-level performance for our customer-facing web applications. We value collaboration, innovation, and passion for delivery while sustaining work life balance.


You’ll own the design and development of our performance tool chain. You’ll enhance existing deployment pipelines and drive the future direction of our performance stack, from dev- and build-time tooling to production monitoring and alerting across Web UI code, Node.js composition layers, and Java Services. Our leadership recognizes the critical importance of performance. From conversion and bounce rate to customer lifetime value, your work has a direct and measurable impact on our most important metrics within engineering and the organization as a whole.


  • Demonstrated ability to produce well-written and succinct technical analysis and documentation to stakeholders in development and product management.

  • Experience configuring, deploying, and managing cloud infrastructure (AWS).

  • 4 years of industry experience supporting fault-tolerant, scalable, high-availability services.

  • Proficient in a mainstream strongly-typed language (Java, C#, or Golang).

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, design patterns, and asynchronous architectures.

  • BS or higher degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent experience.

About us:

Since 1901, Nordstrom has offered a wide variety of quality apparel, shoes and accessories for men, women and children at our stores across the country. We're proud to be named to Fortune™ magazine's list of '100 Best Companies to Work For.' We believe this recognition comes from our desire to empower our employees to set their sights high and deliver exceptional service to customers.

As a Nordstrom employee, you can feel confident that your health and well-being are among our highest priorities. We offer a comprehensive, flexible employee benefits package that includes medical/vision and dental coverage, a generous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(K) savings and profit sharing plan and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


Job: *Technology

Title: Sr. Software Development Engineer – ( – Web Performance)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Requisition ID: 270592