For our ADA-friendly site, please click here

Omni Channel Lead Engineer - Store Apps

Information Technology
For over a century, Neiman Marcus Group has served the unique needs of our discerning customers by staying true to the principles of our founders:  to be the premier omni-channel retailer of luxury and fashion merchandise dedicated to providing superior service and a distinctive shopping experience in our stores and on our websites. Neiman Marcus Group is comprised of the Specialty Retail Stores division, which includes Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, and our international brand,  Our portfolio of brands offers the finest luxury and fashion apparel, accessories, jewelry, beauty, and home décor. The Company operates more than 40 Neiman Marcus full-line stores in the most affluent markets across the United States, including U.S. gateway cities that draw an international clientele.  In addition, we operate 2 Bergdorf Goodman stores in landmark locations on Fifth Avenue in New York City. We also operate more than 40 Last Call by Neiman Marcus off-price stores that cater to a value oriented, yet fashion minded customer.  Our upscale eCommerce and direct-to-consumer division includes,,, and  Every day each of our 15,000 NMG associates works towards the goal of enabling our customer to shop any of our brands "anytime, anywhere, and on any device." Whether the merchandise we sell, the customer service we offer, or our investments in technology, everything we do is to enhance the customer experience across all channels and brands.
This position is responsible for leading all phases of the Standard Development Methodology life cycle for a project. Maintain and/or improve existing systems. Project lead is responsible for mentoring developers.


This position is for an Omni Store Lead Engineer – Store Apps who will help us plan, design and execute on our next generation store applications and platform. You will be responsible to develop technical solutions, do design and development for our current Store Apps including Point of Commerce and Restaurant applications, lead and mentor engineers, as well as help in Cloud based transformation of next generation solutions. Other duties include: Developing Macro architectures (conceptual view), publishing technology strategies for tech transformations, providing thought leadership around technical solutions, and collaborating with other technologists on creating cross-domain solutions.

This role entails hands-on development  in cloud architectures (SaaS, PaaS and IaaS) and requires deep interest, experience in broad software platforms (information architecture, information flow, appropriate modularization and loose coupling). This role will have direct impact on the execution of our strategy with Store apps and power our next generation solutions to our Store associates and customers. This role requires strong C++, Java, Java Script skills and a solid understanding of building and deploying micro-services.


Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, develop solutions including User Interfaces with React, and Cloud based solutions in Java, Spring Boot within the AWS ecosystem

  • Ability to thrive and contribute in a culture of continuous improvement, change and world class delivery.

  • Ability to understand current legacy systems in C++ and reengineer them to new React / Cloud based tech stack

  • Ability to drive technical solutioning through influence with leadership qualities which engineers recognize and respect

  • Ability to innovate and lead explorations into new technologies and strategies

  • Develop technical roadmap for Store applications team across all brands

  • Passionate about enabling next generation experiences for our customers / associates

  • Ability to design / architect the future state and the path to get there, accounting for near-term product deliverables

  • Should have very strong understanding of Omni-Channel experience and Omni-Channel commerce domains.

  • Ability to establish and adhere to software engineering best practices, standards and tools

  • Ability to effectively collaborate with leadership and teams within technology, product management, business units, brands and across external alliance partners

  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

  • Ability to collaborate, influence and build partnerships.

  • Understand technical implications of decisions with ability to challenge direction as needed.

  • Skilled ability to foster continuous improvement and innovation; ability to accept and lead change initiatives throughout the organization

  • Must be able to build POCs using Spring boot, nodeJS, ReactJS, AWS Lambda, Docker and other cloud native tools and frameworks

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8+ years’ experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed systems

  • Experience in developing the design / architecture of large-scale web/mobile and POS/store systems & applications (e.g. leveraging CDNs, security at scale, and optimizing for large user-base)

  • Experience in cloud migration and developing platform solutions to support microservices based application

  • Deep knowledge of API (REST), API Management and building scalable and high-performance Web APIs

  • Deep understanding of Database, Middleware, Security, Performance tuning of web domains

  • Design and implement availability, scalability, and performance plans for the AWS managed service environment

  • Implement process and quality improvements through automation.

  • Passion for security and a strong understanding of threats, vulnerabilities and compliance standards

  • Cloud Native Architectures, IAAS, PAAS (e.g. Cloud foundry, ECS)

  • Strong knowledge of data migration (to public cloud) practices and technologies.

  • Experience with AWS Serverless technologies including Lambda, DynamoDB, API Gateway, Appsync etc.

  • Must have hands-on experience in Spring boot, NodeJS, ReactJS and Elasticsearch (or Lucene search engine)

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of  C++

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and distributed systems fundamentals.

  • Strong understanding of databases, NoSQL data stores, storage and distributed persistence technologies

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings


Irving, Texas

📁 Information Technology


Irving, Texas

📁 Information Technology


Irving, Texas

📁 Information Technology

Los Angeles and San Francisco Applicants: Neiman Marcus will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal history as required by applicable law.
If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, and you need assistance in accessing our Career Center or wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at our Company, please contact
To listen to an audio clip of this information, click HERE.