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Macy's Technology Overview

Cincinnati, OH
10000+ employees
Macy's
1858
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Internet
$10+ billion (USD) per year
At Macy’s, our Technology teams develop, manage, test, and work with everything Macy’s has to offer. From groundbreaking in-store systems and sophisticated, high level data management to the mega-volume online marketplace our eCommerce sites represent, our ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is simple: stay driven, and set the pace in retail technology. With a major online selling site to support in macys.com, our scalable architecture has had to be continually upgraded and expanded, constantly growing in order to process the highest volume transactions ... Read more

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  • We were thrilled to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with our celebrity guest, Gaby Espino! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQDgM

    - Coast to Coast

    We were thrilled to have Gaby Espino represent Macy's during our annual celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. With leading roles in 17 telenovelas in more than 90 countries, an established television presence and a great fashion sense, Espino was a phenomenal personality to get to know as our company honored the cultural legacy and achievements of Hispanic Americans.

  • We took the pledge all across the nation on Spirit Day and went purple while standing up against bullying!

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Macy's Technology – Why Work For Us?


Established in 1858, Macy’s is an iconic retailing brand with approximately 670 stores operating coast-to-coast, online at macys.com and a shopping app for mobile devices. Now, picture yourself in a workplace that combines the exciting feel of a start-up with the heritage of a 150+ year old retail icon. A place that embraces an entrepreneurial spirit, backed by the stability of a major corporation. A fast-paced, agile, creative and highly collaborative company with a melting pot of talented, innovative employees.

Long recognized in the retail industry for its leadership position, Macy’s Technology located in San Francisco, CA and John’s Creek, GA embraces innovation that engages and improves our customers’ experiences.

We work alongside stores, corporate and merchandise vendors to identify new opportunities and help grow our reputation as leader in retail technology. L2, a think tank for digital innovation, named Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s among its Top 10 retailers in Digital IQ, based on digital competency and mastery of mobile and social platforms.We’re constantly improving our omnichannel strategy to offer customers more products, in more ways, faster than ever before.

Learn more about us at macysJOBS.com and technology.macysjobs.com.


If you’re constantly looking to learn and expand your horizons, you’ll love working here. Roles are ever-evolving and a particular job today will be different six months from now. Our employees often shadow their colleagues in other departments, gaining exposure to different skills. Each employee is listened to and respected – and encouraged to grow. Our Learning and Development team is dedicated to supporting your advancement, both personally and professionally. Whenever possible, we prefer to promote from within.

We believe great leadership sets us apart, and we have a robust course list to support you as a leader of others or as an individual contributor. Our Leadership curriculum is designed to help you achieve your goals. You can continually learn to enhance your leadership effectiveness, sharpen your collaboration and communication skills, improve your coaching skills, help others develop in their careers and more. Our annual Leadership Performance Review process provides a forum to talk about your career aspirations and develop a plan to get you there. We also encourage participation in various industry conferences to keep you (and us) on the bleeding edge of new technology. What’s more, our Learning and Development program offers specifics in technology career pathing, technology-focused onboarding, and Subject Matter expert training.

 Interested in learning more?    Visit macysJOBS.com and technology.macysjobs.com.


We work hard but believe we’ve had great success because we also have fun together. From summer picnics in to our annual holiday celebration, we celebrate our successes outside of the office with teambuilding events during the year.  The culture of Macy’s Technology is as interesting and fun as our people. Our You Count Committee (YCC) works year round to create an inclusive and dynamic work environment.

Our Make Magic recognition programs allow employees to recognize their peers throughout the year. We provide each person with a portal page where they can send thank you/congratulations notes, tell a story to recognize others or acknowledge a milestone. We also have annual, quarterly and “on the spot” recognitions.

One of our most popular initiatives is It’s Your Time Summer Hours program that allows employees to leave as early as 1 p.m. on Fridays during the summer season. It begins the Friday before Memorial Day and continues through the Friday before Labor Day.

Our Partners in Time volunteer program has been recognized nationally, receiving the Points of Light/Hands On Network “Award for Excellence in Workplace Volunteerism.” This is a grass roots program that allows employees to decide where to apply their time and energy in giving back to the community.

 Interested in learning more?    Visit macysJOBS.com and technology.macysjobs.com.


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    Pros

    Work from home, support from management to test and learn and physical office environment.

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    Due to the current retail environment, lots of change happening. Communication from top management could improve.

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Macy's Technology (Atlanta, GA) in December 2017.

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    I met a recruiter at the university career fair. Several months later, another recruiter contacted me to set up an interview the next day, and I received an offer the following business day.

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    • During the interview, we mainly discussed projects that I listed on my resume, what experiences I had developing in certain languages, and what role the team I was interviewing with had within Macy's Tech. Overall, the interview was very relaxed and honestly, enjoyable. We ended up sharing a few laughs closer to the end of the interview.   Answer Question
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