Staples Principal Software Engineer in Lincolnshire, Illinois


Staples, Inc.

Principal Software Engineer

Lincolnshire, IL

Position Description: Create and modify highly complex software programs, modules, routines, scripts, and data objects from a detailed design where performance, efficiency, and reliability are critical to the entire system. Develop a broad and in-depth knowledge of Staples business processes and system environment. Design, develop, test, and implement software functionality. Test, implement, and maintain technical upgrades. Monitor the use and performance of systems. Develop application documentation. Identify, isolate, and resolve malfunctions related to software. Consult with technical staff and users on technical issues relating to systems. Ensure compliance with technical standards, policies, and procedures. Perform administrative duties, including training, staff meetings, and status reports.


Required Experience/Skills : Requires a Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering (any field), or a directly related field plus five (5) years of software engineering experience. Experience must include:

Five (5) years of experience with each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

  • Utilizing SQL*Loader

  • Oracle SQL/PL-SQL programming

  • Unix/Linux shell scripting

  • Database design and dimensional modeling

Three (3) years of experience with each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

  • SQL Server programming using T-SQL

  • SSIS programming

  • Designing ETL processes and developing in a data warehousing environment

Qualified applicants please submit resume to: Ref. 1049682.