Staples global careers United States

Senior Software Engineer

Function: Global Technology
Location: North America HQ, Broomfield, 80021, Colorado
Date posted: 03/16/2017
Type: Full-time
Permanent / Contract: Regular
Job number: 1008396
Position Summary: 

The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for implementation, technical support and automation for the Staples B2B infrastructure. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, day-to-day technical support, proactive monitoring and management, server builds and process automation.

• Provide technical support for multiple complex systems and services
• Proactively monitor infrastructure for functionality and optimal performance
• Triage and research root cause of technical and system issues
• Support and contribute to development activities and process
• Manage projects and efforts that require specialized infrastructure and network knowledge and skills
• Contribute to the design and development of a disaster recovery system and process
• Implement, build and provide infrastructure support for all environments
• Participate in the evaluation and implementation of new products and services
• Identify and implement opportunities for continuous improvement regarding policies and procedures
• Follow SDLC process to ensure code is successfully deployed to production
• Participate in agile development processes

Basic Skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline
• 6+ years overall technical experience
• 5+ years in an Administration or Support role
• 3+ years working with open source and integration platforms

Preferred Skills:
• Excellent technical troubleshooter
• Innovative and critical thinker
• Comfortable in a high paced, high profile role
• Understands and can play all roles throughout the SDLC
• Learns quickly and can teach others
• Strong enough to drive high priority incidents
• Follows through to determine and fix root causes
• Communicates clearly and considers the audience
• Team player, leader, coach and mentor
• Understands priority and can adjust, multitask and delegate as required

Technical Proficiencies: 
• Development: webMethods, Splunk, java, microservices, Talend, Apache
• Scripting: Ant, Python, *nix shell
• Automation: Jenkins, Puppet, CrossVista, Subversion, Git, BitBucket, Veritas, Tidal
• Process: ServiceNow, VersionOne, Jira, Clarity, Coupa, ITIL, Agile, Kanban
• Security: Certificates, algorithms, protocols, LDAP, AD, ACLs, PCI, SOX
• Transactions: cXML, EDI, punchout, VAN
• Industry: DevOps, eCommerce, B2B, Vendor Management

Additional Information:
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.