Environmental Engineer


1  Identify all test environments used by QA teams (includes logical name, version, and connection details)
2     Provide appropriate estimates to stand-up an environment
3     Document servers, database, and other key information
4     Work with Infrastructure team to obtain required hardware to stand-up appropriate environments
5     Provide Configuration Management to understand what changes have been introduce into the environment and who provided documented approval
6     Provide a project plan of when environments will be made available to QA team
7     Working with Support teams to understand latest changes in production and working with QA Manager to confirm when changes can be introduced into lower level environment
8     Maintain environments for both onshore and offshore of all HBC IT departments
9     Leverage automation tools to provide consistent/repeatable deployments
10  Attend defect meetings as needed to determine changes being deployed into the environment
11  Take part in project planning and design sessions to determine environment requirements and request additional information/clarification as needed
12  Communicate when environments are down for maintenance to ensure that QA Leads can plan appropriately
13   Understand dependencies between project teams and escalate when conflict results
14  Design systems to support continuous delivery and adapt test environment management to support on-demand, self-service automation
15 Decommissioning outdated environments as needed

Additional Qualification

    • Possesses a minimum of 5 years of Test Environment Management or Technical Architecture experience
    • 2-4 years’ experience with Informatica
    • 2-4 years’ experience with Pro C, C, C++
    • Experience in Retail
    • Prior experience with POS technologies
    • Prior experience with ESP (or other job scheduler tools)
    • Understands Extract Transfers and Load
    • Understands SQL
    • Background in Architecture, Project Management, or Testing
    • Familiar with various environment management tools
    • Ability to work off-business hours as needed

The Company is one of the fastest-growing department store retailers in the world, based on its successful formula of driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, unlocking the value of real estate holdings and growing through acquisitions. Founded in 1670, it is the oldest company in North America. Its portfolio today includes ten banners, in formats ranging from luxury to better department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 460 stores and 66,000 employees around the world.
The company is in process of setting up a GIC in Bangalore to focus on Technology, IT Infrastructure & Global Finance competencies. The GIC will be involved in cutting edge work and has a very exciting growth plan in the near future.