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Software Engineer Co-op (Fall 2021)

Brand:  TJX Corporate

Marlborough, MA, US

Employment Type:  Full-Time
Employment Status:  Co-op
Functional Area:  IT

Discovery is at the heart of everything we do. Wherever you find us around the world, if you can think of a product, you can probably find it in our stores, which include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra, Winners, Homesense, and TK Maxx. With variety comes plenty of happy surprises—our environment is ever-changing, and that’s just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. Ready to Discover Different?

Posting Notes: Marlborough  || MA


Are you Junior-level status and ready to make an impact on the way technology enables our retail business and our bottom line? Then you’re ready to Discover Different. During this Engineering Co-op, you’ll get hands on training and build a thorough understanding of how technology is the key to driving results across every area of our global retail environment.


The Opportunity:

Support Our Global IT InitiativesAnd Our Business Model.

Global IT at TJX is offering Engineer co-op opportunities on our Technology teams based out of our Corporate Offices in Marlborough, MA and Framingham, MA, to students seeking to learn, grow and contribute in a fast-paced, dynamic global IT organization. You will gain industry experience in an Agile environment to develop innovative solutions that make our platforms even better, kick-starting your career in a global Fortune 100 retail technology environment.  This fully paid opportunity allows you to join an Co-op class with your peers. With successful completion, you may be presented with a future offer to return to TJX!


*Targeted start date: July 12, 2021

Start date may be flexible based on Campus calendar

Remote experience due to COVID-19 


Co-ops have the opportunity to collaborate with experienced technology specialists globally to identify innovative technology solutions for the company. Every day, you’ll discover what makes working at TJX so different—working on projects that contribute to the IT strategy and priorities, as well as assisting with daily activities within the Global IT functions.


Multiple opportunities are available across a variety of disciplines including:

/ Cloud                                          / ERP                               / Security                                                                     

/ DevSecOps                                / Infrastructure                 / Software Development

/ Database Administration            / Integration                     / Test Automation                                

/ Data Engineering                       / Platform                        / Web Development


Responsibilities may include:

/ Learn about TJX’s business and technologies

/ Design, code and test solutions

/ Review and evolve current processes

/ Work autonomously and collaborate in groups to tackle challenges, advance projects, and complete assignments



Post Co-op: We’ve Got Big Plans For You.

High-performing co-ops may be offered an opportunity to join us in a full-time Engineering role after graduation


Who We Are Looking For: It Just Might Be You.

We are looking for students who are highly motivated self-starters and who possess the ability to prioritize effectively, be proactive and flexible, and thrive in a fast-paced, professional environment. Additional skills include:

/ Problem solving through thinking analytically and creatively

/ Working autonomously and collaborating as part of a team

/ Curiosity and eagerness to learn

/ Leadership abilities and good work ethic

/ Interest in computer systems, the internet, networking and technology


Key Qualifications:

/ Available for the duration of the 6 month co-op program starting in July 2021 (flexibility afforded based on Campus calendar) 

/ Pursuing degree or specialization in Technical area (Bachelor’s)

     - Computer Science, Cyber Security, Engineering, Data Analytics, or related major

/ Current Junior-level status student (graduating in 2022)


What to Expect From Our Interview Process

/ Learn more about TJX by attending virtual recruiting events.

/ Virtual one-way interview (HireVue)

/ Technical Assessment 

/ Final virtual behavioral interviews

/ Offer to join TJX and Welcome to the TJX Family!


In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Reliable transportation is required as TJX is not easily accessible to public transportation.


TJX is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


Come Discover Different at TJX. From opportunity and teamwork to growth, we think you’ll find that it’s so much more than a job. When you’re a part of our global TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people dedicated to finding great deals and fantastic style. Best of all? They have a lot of fun doing it.

We care about our culture, but we also prioritize the tangible stuff (Competitive salaries: check. Solid benefits: check. Plenty of room for advancement: of course). It’s our way of empowering you to make your career here.
We consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

 Posting Notes: Marlborough  || MA

Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: Developer, Software Engineer, Engineer, Computer Science, Database, Technology, Engineering

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