Staples Supply Chain Technologies Team is looking for an experienced Sr. Manager, Software Development who wants to lead the development of Staples next generation inventory management, ordering, transportation, and warehouse management systems. Our software provides critical components that ensure inventory and delivery of the products our customers want. Our mission is to deliver innovative, highly differentiated, simple-to-use solutions that generate increased value for our customers and the enterprise.
This Sr. Manager position will work closely with some of the brightest software engineers, research scientists, and product managers to solve highly complex supply chain challenges. You will contribute towards system architecture, building highly-available and secure service-oriented solutions.
You should be comfortable solving highly ambiguous business problems by creating innovative software solutions. The role requires driving the technical direction of the team, as well as designing for continuous integration, performance and scalability. You should be able to manage resources on multiple technical projects and ensure schedules, milestones, and priorities are compatible with technology and business goals. Successful candidates will thrive in fast-paced environments that leverage agile planning techniques, encourage and reward creative design, intelligent risk taking, and find innovative ways to leverage cutting edge technology.
Hires, trains, and manages a team of developers.
Works with technology management to develop business models, technical strategies, implementation strategies and architectures
Influences development and maturation of the product and technology vision
Develops and documents design models and implements systems according to specific strategies, standards and guidelines
Solves unique problems involving complex technical issues across multiple disciplines
Investigates new design and/or analytical methodologies, techniques and tools and makes recommendations
Good hands on experience with Database design and performance tuning
Experience in designing highly available applications
Develops a deep understanding of business domain strategies
Interacts with business partners
Linux operating system
Relational and non-relational databases
Open source technologies
Experience developing with service oriented architecture
Solid understanding of software engineering frameworks, tools, and processes
Excellent object-oriented design abilities
Expertise architecting and developing highly reliable, fault-tolerant distributed applications with focus on performance and scale
Master's degree in Computer Engineering or related field
Previous management skills or team lead experience
Experience with big data frameworks
Experience automating and deploying applications with CI/CD pipelines
Self-starter, high-energy, with ability to execute on business objectives
Strong teamwork and inter-personal skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Staples, Inc. is the world's third largest internet retailer. We are a Fortune 500 company generating more than $23 billion is sales with operations in 25 counties offering world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities.
At the very core of Staples is an entrepreneurial spirit we live and breathe the energy of an ever-changing, positive-thinking, fast-moving company. It's our mission to make more happen for associates, local communities and even the planet through programs, policies and the values we live by.
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
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.