Staples Principal Front End Software Engineer eComm in Framingham, Massachusetts
Principal Front End Software Engineers eCommerce partner with both the business and technical teams to innovate and deliver new features and enhancements for the eCommerce platform. This position focuses on the design, development, and support of on-line, customer facing, eCommerce business solutions.
Principal Software Engineers eCommerce create and/or modify highly complex solutions that meet the expectations of stakeholders. This position may lead and coordinate resources on assigned projects. They have a thorough knowledge of web application systems.
Act in the capacity of an eCommerceapplication lead and software engineer to actively participate in thedefinition, design, development, testing, support and implementation ofsoftware functionalities
Estimate engineering effort, planimplementation, and rollout system changes
Ensure that technical solutions followbest practices, are reliable, are easily maintainable and are scalable undersustained load
Create and evolve applicationdocumentation as required
Work with engineers and other crossfunctional teams like Product Management, Project Management, ReleaseEngineering, Quality Assurance, Operations teams etc. to develop innovativesolutions that meet eCommerce market needs.
Mentor and guide junior team members
Identify project risks and workeffectively to mitigate them
Find and help fix stability/scalabilityissues in a very time critical environment
Support site rollouts and be available toresolve site issues
Develop industry and product technicalexpertise
5+ years of full software developmentlifecycle experience including the ability to perform independent analysis
Strong problem solving and analyticalskills; ability to analyze complex technical problems
Excellent team player who can drive acollaborative environment
Strong time management and organizationskills
Ability to balance multiple priorities ata given time
Excellent verbal and writtencommunications, ability to establish effective working relationships with teammembers and cross functional teams
Self-driven, able to work independentlyor within a team setting
Results oriented and adaptable
Experience with MongoDB, Couchbase, React.js,Node.js, Java/J2EE
Experience developing API’s
Exposure to the fundamentals ofresponsive application design
Experience working with open sourcetechnologies
Exposure to Agile/Scrum methodology
Familiarity with Quality Assurancemethodologies
Exposure to working in a retail industry
Exposure to continuous integration
Experience working with 3rd partypartners
Experience working directly with non-ITbusiness partners
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.