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Macy's Careers

New York, NY
10000+ employees
Company - Public (M)
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Stores
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers with fiscal 2018 sales of $24.971 billion and approximately 100,000 employees. The company operates approximately 552 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s ... Read more

Mission: Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers with fiscal 2018 sales of $24.971 billion and approximately 100,000 employees. The company operates approximately 552 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s

Company Updates

  • Macy's is proud to be ranked as one of America's Best Employers for Women 2020 by Forbes Magazine. The ranking was based on an independent survey of Macy's inclusive culture that supports women through career development, salary and wages, diversity, image and working conditions. In its third annual ranking of the 300 best employers for women, Forbes collaborated with market research firm Statista, surveying 75,000 Americans, including 45,000 women, working for businesses that employ more than 1,000 workers. The respondents spanned 31 industries and were asked to share their opinion on a series of statements regarding their employer's women-friendly policies and culture. #bestemployersforwomen2020 #macys #diversity #inclusion #diversityandinclusion #lifeatmacys

  • This February, Macy’s will celebrate Black History Month by embracing and expressing the diversity of Black people and culture. Luminaries such as influencer Monica Veloz, Oscar® nominee Matthew Cherry, comedian Phoebe Robinson, activist Marley Dias, NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, and celebrity hairstylist Kim Kimble will headline events throughout the month. In addition to appearances by these notable innovators, Macy’s will showcase Black History Month-themed windows throughout February in Chicago, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. Macy’s locations. Read more to know additional information on Macy’s Black History Month events and the participating stores! #blackhistorymonth #macysevents #diversity

    Macy's Celebrates Black History Month By Embracing and Expressing The Diversity Of Black People and Culture

    Macy's celebrates Black History Month at select locations nationwide with special appearances by influencer Monica Veloz, Hair Love writer, director and producer Matthew Cherry, comedian Phoebe Robinson, activist Marley Dias, NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, celebrity hair stylist Kim Kimble, and many more.

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Macy's – Why Work With Us?

A Premier Omnichannel Retailer with Iconic Brands. Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers with fiscal 2018 sales of $24.971 billion and approximately 130,000 employees. The company operates approximately 650 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, and nearly 190 specialty stores that include Bloomingdale’s The Outlet, Bluemercury, and Macy’s Backstage. Macy’s, Inc. operates stores in 43 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, as well as, and Bloomingdale’s stores in Dubai and Kuwait are operated by Al Tayer Group LLC under license agreements. Macy’s, Inc. has its corporate headquarter in New York City.

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At Macy’s, our greatest strength lies in the skill, judgment and talent of our people. Every day, a production of enormous magnitude takes place on our selling floors and behind the scenes, where our people bring the company’s strategic goals to life. Our priority of attracting, retaining and growing the most talented people in the retail industry has been and will continue to be our greatest advantage. Macy’s believes that different perspectives are important to our company, and we benefit greatly from the individual strengths of each associate. With stores located in the most diverse markets in the nation, our strategic plan for diversity allows us to serve and connect with diverse customers, create a diverse workforce, foster an inclusive work environment where different perspectives are valued, and partners to share our time, talent, and resources with our communities.

We have a long-standing commitment to giving back to the communities where we work and live.  Macy’s contributions, leadership and volunteer efforts help to create strong energetic communities where both our customers and our employees can live and work well.  As a leading national retailer with a significant workforce, we have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in improving the environment and do so by using resources more efficiently, providing eco-friendly products that meet customer expectations and striving to reduce our overall impact on the environment.

As one of the fastest-growing divisions, Macy's Tech is achieving record sales while broadening our workforce. We offer the entrepreneurial culture of an online business with the stability and support of the best brand in retailing. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet business acumen and tech-savvy to build a unique culture. combines the power of digital technology and omnichannel integration with the best in retailing. 

Our technology organization offers the fun and entrepreneurial environment of a startup with the backing and stability of America's first department store. At Macy's Tech, we encourage creativity and innovation. We provide open, collaborative work areas where you can actively engage with colleagues to build the best retail experiences for our customers. 

Our corporate opportunities far exceed the scope of what many people typically regard as “retail.” In fact, you may find opportunities in areas including Legal, Special Events and Community Affairs, Accounting, Copywriting, Real Estate and even Restaurant and Food Service.

Depending on the specific area of focus, certain corporate functions may be centralized in a particular location. Our technology teams are based in Atlanta and New York City; Creative, Marketing, Merchandising and Operations are primarily based in New York City; Human Resources, Accounting, Finance and Real Estate are based in New York City and Cincinnati.

Our stores are where the ultimate magic of Macy’s comes to life – and our Store Associates are vital to delivering customer service that offers a distinctive shopping experience and drives sales results.

Store Associates help all the efforts of Merchants and Planning, Corporate Support and our Field Organization come together and pay off. That’s why our stores are ideal places to build partnerships and teams, and develop people as leaders.

In fact, a Store Associate position is a great way to explore the business of retail and discover the wide variety of career opportunities it has to offer. No wonder many of our executives began as part-time associates working through college, as interns, or even as seasonal associates.

Store Associate opportunities are often available in your community, or in a new community you’d like to call home. With over 650 stores and Furniture Galleries across the United States, as well as in Guam and Puerto Rico, Macy’s helps you build success where you prefer.

Macy's Reviews

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    "Great company to work"

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    Current Employee - Lead Software Engineer in Lorain, OH
    Current Employee - Lead Software Engineer in Lorain, OH
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (More than 3 years)


    Amazing work culture and great benefits..


    there are no cons here

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Macy's Interviews



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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Atlanta, GA) in November 2019.


    Macy's | SWE | Atlanta | November 2019 (Offer)

    1. Online CodeSignal Challenge - October 22, 2019
           - Had one algorithm and database question,
    2. On site Interview - November 13, 2019
            - Interviewed with Senior SWE and Product Manager
            - 30 minutes discussing personal projects and experience with GCP(Google CloudPlatform)
            - 15 minutes spent on answering logic games
    3. I was resent the codesignal challenge to redo because the first I had was the wrong challenge
            - I had 4 algorithm based questions.
            - I finished all 4 with time to spare.
    3. Received Offer - November 22, 2019
            - 80,000 Annual Salary
            - Annual Bonus 8% of TC based on performance

    My Background:
    A recent Bootcamp grad with 1.8 years of self-taught experience. In order to get ready for this interview, I spent the majority of my time doing leetcode questions.

    Interview Questions

    • I'm thinking of a name in my head? Using only yes and no questions figure out what name I'm thinking.   1 Answer
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Macy's Awards & Accolades

  • 2019 America’s Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises, WBENC, 2019
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, 2019
  • Top 25 Companies for Women Technologists, The Anita Borg Institute, 2018
  • 50 Best Companies for Diversity, Black Enterprise, 2018
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, 2015
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