20 days old

Senior Automation Engineer (REMOTE)

Framingham, MA 01701 Work Remotely
**Description**

**Sr. Automation Engineer Senior Software Developer**



**We collaborate and innovate**



Our Warehouse Systems and Automation team is at the forefront of bringing innovation and technology to our fulfillment centers. We are a multidisciplinary team that strives to push boundaries and challenge the status quo in order to create the most efficient and optimized warehouse. We love bringing never-before-seen ideas to life in this fast-paced industry and love the challenge that innovation brings. If you want to leverage your talents to help design, develop, and integrate world-class solutions that ensure our products are delivered to our customers on time, please explore the Warehouse Systems and Automation opportunities.



**Position Summary**



This candidate will design, develop, test, debug and implement complex business requirements in our software application stack. The stack includes Android applications that assign tasks to associates, the modernization of our warehouse management system, and other applications that exist in our warehouses. The position requires hands-on experience on software development and the ability to manage complex programs/algorithms.



**Primary Duties/Responsibilities**



+ Understand complex processes in topics such as logistics, warehouse management, automation, and robotics.

+ Capture business requirements to create a thorough technical solution.

+ Design, develop, implement and test software to meet business requirements.

+ Develop and execute test plans for robotic and automation software.

+ Quickly diagnose and troubleshoot errors that occur in both live production environments and testing environments.

+ Maintain an understanding of the various applications that interact with our warehouse.

+ Maintain an understanding of all internal and external application integrations.

+ Work closely with cross functional teams.

+ Perform on-site commissioning support.

+ Job may require 0-10% travel.



**Qualifications**

**Essential Skills Required**



+ BS or MS in Computer Science or Software Engineering.

+ OR demonstrable software development proficiency with 15+ years of experience

+ 8+ years of development experience in a variety of languages and frameworks and strong knowledge of object-oriented concepts.

+ Strong command in core Java, various frameworks and the benefits and constraints of each.

+ Experience with Android development and Linux systems.

+ Experience with database design in PostgreSQL and MySQL.

+ Hands on experience developing cloud-native applications, such as Azure or Google Cloud.

+ Experience with RESTful APIs.

+ Experience in HMI/GUI design using HTML, JavaScript, React, NodeJS.

+ Strong problem-solving and analytical skills in software.

+ Excellent written and oral communications skills, strong interpersonal skills, detail oriented and the ability to conduct meetings and presentations with associates from all levels of management.

+ Must enjoy and be willing to learn new and emerging technologies.



**Preferred Skills**



+ Knowledge of Kotlin, C++, and Python is a plus.

+ Experience with mark magic and Kyocera printers is a plus.

+ Experience in systems administration (configuring, managing, and maintaining computer networks and systems) is a plus.

+ Excellent understanding of software engineering, automation, and robotics.

+ Experience designing and deploying a high quality, scalable enterprise software solution.

+ Management of issue tracking software such as JIRA.

+ Experience with CI/CD pipelines such as Jenkins or Azure DevOps.

+ Knowledge of logistics, and warehouse management a plus.

+ Experience with source control, code reviews, code coverage analysis, and bug tracking systems.



_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_



_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: 2020-09-29 Expires: 2020-10-29

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