1+ months

Director of Software Engineering, Transportation

Framingham, MA 01701
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**Meet the Team**



At Staples our Digital Solutions team is more than a traditional IT organization. We are a team of passionate, collaborative, Agile, inventive, customer-centric, results-oriented problem solvers. We are intellectually curious, love advancements in technology and seek to adapt technologies to drive Staples forward. We anticipate the needs of our customers and business partners, and deliver reliable, customer-centric technology services. If you want to be on the front lines, driving one of the greatest technology transformations of the 21st Century, you should join our team!



Staples Order Lifecycle Systems team enables scalable, efficient, and intelligent order and delivery solutions, and exceptional customer experience through our expertise in business domains and technologies.



**Your Role**



We are seeking a Director of Engineering to drive transformation at Staples Transporation. This leader will work with both the business and technical teams to build and maintain a scalable platform for Staples Transportation Network. If you are Customer-Centric, Results-Focused, and Innovative you will love it here!



This position focuses on defining the vision for supply chain transportation platform and solutions, supporting business growth, and providing hands on technical guidance and architectural decisions. The leader will be hiring top engineering talent and choosing the right technology stack. The individual must have solid experience in software engineering, preferably in the e-commerce and/or retail domain so that she/he can hold on their own and conduct hands-on technical deeps dives as warranted.



**What Youll Do**



+ Build transportation technologies for the business partners in Supply Chain, Customer Service, eCommerce, Marketing, Merchandizing, and Sales to enable exceptional customer experience, and strong growth & profitability



+ Develop, integrate, and optimize applications with the Staples eco-system



+ Hire and train new technical talent



+ Manage existing legacy applications to support new integrations and capabilities and address any service interruption



+ Lead onshore and offshore teams to ensure projects are delivered on-time and on-budget



+ Oversee daily activities to ensure that business priorities and end user expectations are being met



**Who You Are**



The ideal candidate is a technically respected leader with a proven track record of successfully delivering large/complex products or platforms from concept to launch, and a deep network of talented engineers/managers (and following), who can recruit and build teams quickly. You are self-starter, detail-oriented problem-solver with exceptional software development skills. The successful candidate will innovate using AI first and cloud PaaS based technologies and deliver scalable ML enabled solutions (e.g., last mile app/platform, omni-channel rush delivery, pick up access points, and delivery as a service) in rapid iterations.



**Qualifications :**



**The Skills You Bring**



+ Bachelors degree with 10+ years experience at high tech companies

+ 10+ years hands-on software engineering experience involving large scale implementations and open-source technologies

+ Experience designing service-oriented architecture

+ Expert at developing large scale highly reliable, fault-tolerant systems for high performance using parallel and distributed computing involving multi-threading and concurrency

+ Strong knowledge of software operations, performance tuning, parallel processing, modularization, application code profiling tools and algorithmic analysis

+ Strong object-oriented programming experience

+ Experience with diagnostics, troubleshooting, debugging and continuous integration

+ Experience leading software development lifecycle including concept, design, prototyping, integration, testing, and production release

+ Cloud application development experience

+ Expert programming skills developing back-end applications in NodeJS, Go, Python, Java, or Scala

+ Expert at building microservices exposing REST APIs using frameworks such as Swagger/OpenAPI, App Service/Azure

+ Strong scripting skills in a Linux/Unix environment (e.g.: Bash, Python, Perl)

+ Experience working with data processing frameworks (e.g., Hadoop, Spark, Kafka)

+ Expertise working with RDBMS and NoSQL data stores on-premise and in the Cloud (e.g.: SQL Server/Azure, PostgreSQL/Azure, MongoDB, Cassandra, Cosmos DB/Azure, DynamoDB/AWS, Redshift/AWS, Teradata, Oracle)

+ Expertise applying best practices in the areas of Configuration Management, Automation, Continuous Integration & Deployment, and Monitoring using frameworks like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Terraform, Jenkins and platform services in the Cloud

+ Experience with performance analysis and debugging of Java applications or services at scale (e.g., JConsole, VisualVM)

+ Knowledge of Spring and the Spring ecosystem (Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Spring Data, Spring Security) is a plus.



_Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_



_Staples believes Inclusion is a verb and we encourage diversity of thinking and ideas as well as backgrounds and experiences. Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._

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Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-06-05

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