API Developer Job at The Estée Lauder Companies in London

Job Description


Estée Lauder Companies Online (ELC Online) is the online division of the Estée Lauder Companies Inc. family of brands. We are a tech company, inside of a cosmetics company. We were early adopters of eCommerce in the 90s and have consistently set the industry standard for prestige beauty e-commerce. We support over 350 websites for brands like Estée Lauder, MAC, Clinique, Origins, Crème de la Mer, Bobbi Brown, Aveda, Jo Malone, Bumble and bumble and more, and we do so from our own in-house technology teams, supported by some great technology partners.


We’re looking for an amazing API developer to join our team. This person will report to the Regional Technical Lead/Lead Engineer, and work with engineers locally and globally to contribute to the development of our Cloud based microservices platform.

You will be working within Agile teams to build new functionality using Java/Node or maybe a new technology that you think would do the job even better.

Duties include solution design, development, code reviews, documentation and troubleshooting.

We promote the leader leader model of leadership and an agile way of working so you will have ample opportunity to really impact the build of our platform. We’re unique in having a Developer Experience team who exist to make sure our developers get the tools and processes they need to get the job done. You remember we said we’re ‘a technology company inside a cosmetics company’, we really mean it.


Write and deploy working, performant and secure code to production

Collaborate with all other technologists to define architecture & strategy.

Contributing in agile ceremonies and planning.

Collaborate with architects, engineers & DevOps to implement workflows, automated testing, and anything else it takes to get quality code to production



Substantial relevant experience in a similar role

Technical background – experienced in engineering principles and design patterns.

Solution design experience in large scale projects, ideally of an eCommerce nature.

Expert in Java (Spring framework), AWS RESTful APIs

Experience with Elastic search and cloud technologies

Talent for speaking to non-technical people about technical things

Strong communication skills with excellent interpersonal effectiveness, in either one-on-one interactions or presenting to a room


Experience with NodeJS





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High profile, innovative and trail-blazing projects

An exciting environment in a rapidly growing industry

Agile (SAFe) development processes

Commitment to personal development

Work with a global team of amazing co-workers

Access to amazing luxury products and brands in the beauty and skincare industry

Job: Online / E-Commerce

Primary Location: GB-ENG-London

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Job Number: 211592

Estee Lauder Companies is an equal opportunities employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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Company: The Estée Lauder Companies

Company Location:  London

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