Lowe’s India Freshers Hiring Codeathon at Bangalore, On 12, 13 June 2021

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Lowe’s India – Hiring Codeathon. Calling out all passionate coders!

Job Positions

  • Associate Software Engineer
  • Data Analyst

Job Details

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Desired Experience

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In addition to the opportunity of joining the Lowe’s family, there are some really exciting prizes to be won!

  • 1st – INR 2 lac (1 prize)
  • 2nd – INR 1 lac (2 prizes)
  • 3rd – INR 50k (4 prizes)

Qualification Criteria

  • Graduation Year: 2022
  • Degree: BE/BTech
  • Stream or Specialization: Computer Science, Information Science, Electronics and Telecommunication
  • College/Location: PAN India

Job Description

Lowe’s India is conducting Hiring Codeathon for young coders like you who can work with them as Associate Software Engineer or Data Analyst at their Bangalore office. Lowe’s India focuses on technology and shared business services. Technology teams support e-commerce, mobile, infrastructure and corporate systems that enable various functions such as supply chain, distribution, corporate services. Initiated with just over 20 associates, Lowe’s India now has a growing associate base that employs over 3000 people.


Associate Software Engineer


• The primary purpose of this role is to assist with the translation of business requirements and functional specifications into code modules and software solutions. This includes assisting with the implementation and maintenance of business software solutions to ensure the successful deployment of released applications. This role participates in all software development lifecycle phases and is critical to supporting software testing activities.

Key Responsibilities
• Assists with translating business requirements and specifications into code modules and software solutions with guidance from senior colleagues; provide insight into recommendations for technical solutions that meet design and functional needs
• Supports the development, configuration, or modification of integrated business and/or enterprise application solutions within various computing environments by leveraging various software development methodologies and programming languages
• Assists in the implementation and maintenance of business software solutions to ensure successful deployment of released applications with guidance from senior colleagues as appropriate
• Supports systems integration testing (SIT) and user acceptance testing (UAT) with guidance from senior colleagues to ensure quality software deployment.
• Supports in all software development end-to-end product lifecycle phases by applying an understanding of company methodologies, policies, standards, and controls.
• Understands Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering fundamentals. Learning software architecture. Actively seeks knowledge and applies it to software solutions.
• Drives the adoption of new technologies by researching innovative technology trends and developments
• Solves technical problems; solutions may need refinement and/or feedback from more senior level engineers.

Core Competencies
• Focus on Customers
• Deliver Results
• Take Action
• Show Courage
• Continue Learning

Functional Competencies
• Collaborate
• Exhibit Technology Acumen
• Communicate Effectively
• Demonstrate Learning Agility
• Be Adaptable

Technical Competencies
• Microservices
• Application Development Tools
• Quality Engineering
• Technical Troubleshooting
• Software Engineering

Minimum Qualifications
• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Completion of coursework or program focused on software development or related skills (e.g., technology-related college coursework, Bootcamp, certification program, coding academy)

Preferred Qualifications
• Exposure to developing and implementing business systems
• Exposure on defect or incident tracking software
• Exposure to writing technical documentation in a software development environment
• Exposure on Web Services
• Exposure to application and integration middleware
• Exposure on database technologies
• Exposure to Hadoop, NO-SQL, RDBMS, Teradata, MicroStrategy or any Cloud Bigdata components


Associate Analyst


• The primary purpose of this role is to assist with analyses or model building activities while learning to execute these activities independently. This includes following analytical best practices, analyzing and reporting accurate results, and identifying meaningful insights that directly support decision making. This role works with internal team members to identify and understand business needs while growing his/her understanding of one or more business function. To be successful, the individual in this role must work to develop technical skills in programs such as SQL or Python, data query methods, data merging, and data summarizing and visualization using appropriate tools (e.g., MicroStrategy VI). The individual in this role works closely with and receives ongoing guidance from more senior level team members and manager.

Key Responsibilities
• Develops knowledge of how to leverage disparate data sources to answer questions for the business
• Performs more basic project analysis and data modeling with direction from others, ultimately ensuring that the final deliverable is high-quality and provides impactful insights
• With oversight from manager and others, translates a business question into an analytical model that can be utilized and executed by the business
• Assists more senior level Analytics professionals in more complex modeling and analytical projects to ensure their completion within allotted timeline and budget
• Assists one or more areas of retail operations/functions in providing analytical support and actionable insights
• Helps track measures of success and develop reports that measure operational and customer metrics for one or more areas of retail operations
• Supports test and learn efforts for key functional areas
• Assists with ad-hoc analytical requests, with direction and oversight from others
• Works with more senior level analysts to translate project requirements into analytical problem(s), validating understanding of requirements with manager or more senior level analysts
• Works with more senior level analysts to identify appropriate sources and gather information/data, using known tools, techniques, methods and models to ensure an accurate and concise output summarizing findings
• Provides input into final insights from the data analysis
• Seeks to understand common methods and best practices in the data analytics space

Core Competencies
• Focus on Customers
• Deliver Results
• Take Action
• Show Courage
• Continue Learning

Functional Competencies
• Exhibit Technology Acumen
• Show Resilience
• Value Differences
• Be Adaptable
• Collaborate

Technical Competencies
• Data Mining
• Statistical Analysis and Measurement
• Data Gathering and Analysis
• Business Data Analysis

Minimum Qualifications
• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Basic understanding of data analysis practices

Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Engineering, Statistics, Data or Information Sciences, or related field (or equivalent work experience in a related field)
• Should be aware of analytical tools such as R, Python, SQL, SAS, Adobe, Alteryx, Knime, Aster
• Should be aware of visualization tools such as MicroStrategy VI, Power BI, Tableau

Important Instructions

Selection Process

Round 1 (June 12 to June 13)

  • All registered candidates who are eligible as per the criteria mentioned above can participate in this round.
  • This round consists of 2 programming questions on Data Structures/Algorithms and 10 MCQs.
  • During this round, you will be asked your preference in the job roles – Associate Software Engineer or Data Analyst. Based on the preference you give in Round 1 you will be invited to the second round if you get shortlisted.

Round 2 (For Associate Software Engineer) (June 19)

  • This round will consist of 2 programming questions on Data Structures/Algorithms.

Round 2 (For Data Analyst) (June 20)

  • This round will consist of MCQs on Data Interpretation.

Instructions to Apply

  • Ensure that you are attempting the test using the correct email ID.
  • You must click Submit after you answer each question.
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  • We recommend that you close all other windows and tabs to ensure that there are no distractions.

How to Apply ?

Please read all job details clearly and apply exactly as mentioned below only if you meet eligibility criteria.


Last Date to Apply: 13/06/2021

Lowe’s India

About Company: Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving approximately 20 million customers a week in the United States and Canada. With fiscal year 2020 sales of $89.6 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 300,000 associates. Based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs focused on creating safe, affordable housing and helping to develop the next generation of skilled trade experts. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

At Lowe’s India, we are the enablers who help create an engaging customer experience for our $89+ billion home improvement business at Lowe’s. Our 3100+ associates work across technology, analytics, business operations, finance & accounting, product management, and shared services. We leverage new technologies and find innovative methods to ensure that Lowe’s has a competitive edge in the market.
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