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Associate Software Engineer (Outward, Inc.)

Date: Dec 1, 2018

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: SS-14703
Area of Interest: Information Technology
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full-time


About Outward, Inc.

Outward, Inc. is based in San Jose, CA and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Williams Sonoma, Inc.

At Outward Inc. our vision is to 'lower the friction' with regards to all aspects of the customer journey for our parent company and our retail customers. We do this by offering new technology solutions that

enable new experiences and top-notch visualizations of their products. We are continuously pushing the boundaries of how 3D and AR/ VR technologies will drive the next generation shopping experience.

Through our portfolio of premium lifestyle brands -- our mission is to deepen consumer connections with the products that matter and deliver an innovative experience.

We are positioned as a technology leader in the visual merchandising space for retail, with a focus on improving customer experiences with next-generation product visualizations.

Come and join a growing team of engineers as we solve technological riddles and push the envelope of what can be done on the web! ( )


We are looking for an entry-level software engineer that studied the fundamentals of 3D, AR/VR, and/or software engineering to help support the Senior Data Engineering team with client recommendations.


* Architect, implement and deploy new data models and data processes in production
* Perform data analysis to generate business insights
* Interface with Engineers, Product Owners, and Designers to understand product goals and data needs
* Build data expertise and own data quality for allocated areas of ownership
* Manage data warehouse/data pipeline plans for a product or a group of products
* Support critical data processes running in production


Minimum Qualifications

* Archived a BS, MS, or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or related technical field (required)
* Programming knowledge in Python and/or Java
* Knowledge of SQL
* Knowledge of database systems
* Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment
* A current resident of California is highly preferred

This position will not offer relocation assistance or Visa sponsorship.

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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