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Staples Senior Software Engineer I in Framingham, Massachusetts


Meet the Team:

The Order Management and Supply Chain team is a cross functional team of software engineers, system architects, data scientists, product managers and program managers that design, develop, and maintain the core order management and supply chain applications that serve all lines of businesses within Staples. Our systems process millions of orders a day handling vast array of complex customer specific configurations and optimize fulfillment network-wide. We need talented people to help design the next generation of our applications applying cutting edge algorithms and technologies.

If you are interested in leveraging your talents to drive innovation, customer satisfaction, market growth, personal development and industry change in a dynamic environment---please explore the opportunities within our world class Order Management and Supply Chain team! A fantastic opportunity awaits you!

Your Role:

As a software engineer, you will design and develop high performance applications to power Staples’ order fulfillment stack. You will apply distributed computing to design and implement system architectures that are highly scalable, highly available and fully fault tolerant. You will collaborate with cross functional teams working with cutting edge technologies to modernize our stack. You will implement algorithms and deploy statistical models that work with massive amounts of data to drive customer experience and optimize fulfillment cost. Your implementations will handle billions of fulfillment events a day and serve to fulfill millions of orders across multiple business lines. We are looking for engineers who are passionate about applying technology to delight customers and improving business outcomes.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design algorithms and develop applications in areas of Order Fulfillment

  • Apply modern architectures for building highly scalable high performing applications

  • Hands-on ownership developing distributed implementations in public Cloud and on-prem

  • Participate in the entire SaaS life-cycle applying best practices that drive agility and quality

  • Work closely with product management and program management to derive application requirements, set expectations, and communicate progress

Who You Are:

  • The ability to think big, manage ambiguity to move quickly and deliver results in an entrepreneurial environment

  • Fearless but thoughtful in their pursuit of results

  • Flexible and resourceful, and easily adaptable to changes in environment and prioritization

  • Possess excellent business judgment, and a practical, common-sense approach to getting things done


The Skills You Possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, plus 7-10 years of relevant industry experience

  • Experience working in order management and order fulfillment systems

  • Experience designing, configuring, and implementing sourcing, distribution, scheduling, routing, and inventory management features for order fulfillment

  • Expert programming skills in Enterprise Java frameworks implementing microservices and applying object oriented principles for application design

  • Expertise building scalable implementations with modern data processing frameworks and relational databases

  • Expertise architecting and developing highly reliable, fault-tolerant distributed applications with low latency and high throughput requirements both on-prem and public Cloud

  • Experience working in IBM Sterling OMS a plus - End-to-end extending/customizing Sterling APIs, database, UIs, user exits, agents and building services

  • Expertise re-architecting monolithic legacy applications to modern application architectures

  • Subscribe to fast-paced Agile principles with technical designs, iterative development, code reviews, and ability to quickly leverage a wide variety of upstream open source development

  • Keen attention to detail, ability to dive deep, and expert problem solving skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Technology stack: Java 8+, Spring Boot, IBM Sterling OMS V9+, Oracle, MySql, Postgres, Kafka, Couchbase, Apache Spark, Netflix OSS, Linux, Microsoft Azure

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.