Sr. Lead Software Engineer- WMS Modernization

  • Publix,
  • Lakeland, FL
  • moments ago
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Full Time
Work from home available

Job Description

Publix Super Markets, Inc. is the largest privately-owned food retailer in the nation with more than 1,200 stores and more than 200,000 associates throughout the Southeast. We are associate-owned, proud of our family atmosphere, and consistently named as one of the best companies to work for in America. We are largely debt-free and renowned for our financial performance as well as our premier customer service. Publixs Information Services (I/S) department is located in Lakeland, Florida and Alpharetta, Georgia and employs over 1000 associates. I/S provides the information technology required for all Publix business units including retail stores and all office and warehouse environments. The Publix I/S mission is to maximize the value of information technology to Publix associates and customers. The Warehousing Modernization team is building a strong team of analysts and integrators to modernize our legacy warehouse management system (WMS) that support our growing distribution network.
  • Leading critical initiatives to develop and implement complex systems, both in-house develop and packaged software, by overseeing full systems development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Serving as a liaison between business subject matter experts (SME) and technical teams to translate business requests into project system requirements
  • Conducting interviews with business SMEs to understand, model, negotiate, specify, and validate business requirements
  • Documenting business and technical requirements using Microsoft Office 365 technologies (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project)
  • Approving design of complex technical solutions while collaborating with architects, engineers and technical resources
  • Analyzing and translating business requirements into technology solutions that consider system architecture, performance, usability, quality, cross-system interdependencies and scalability
  • Collaborating and coordinating large, cross platform releases with business SMEs and technical teams
  • Ensuring adherence to security best practices and standards for various platforms
  • Performing data analysis by creating and executing complex queries, interpreting results, and communicating findings to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Providing advanced analysis and guidance for multiple systems serving as warehousing systems SME
  • Collaborating and communicating with IT management on project and resource planning, including effort estimation
The most suitable hire for this position will be a candidate with full development life cycle experience supporting commercial off-the-shelf WMS software (e.g. Manhattan, Blue Yonder, Infor, Korber, SAP), project leadership experience implementing solutions, and systems and data analytic experience identifying and solving business problems. They exemplify servant leadership with the heart of teacher and the knowledge, expertise and motivation to drive results.

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or other analytical disciplines or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • 5+ years of experience analyzing supply chain business problems and translating business requirements into technology solutions with functional knowledge of receiving, shipping, inventory and labor management
  • 5+ years of experience working with enterprise database management system (e.g. SQL Server, Oracle, DB2, Informix, Teradata)
  • Experience leading full development life cycle projects interacting with IT and business SMEs to support system implementations and enhancements and ensure project progresses on schedule while effectively communicating with management, stakeholders, SMEs and project team members
  • Experience promoting collaboration and teamwork across enterprise, leading by example and contributing to the productivity and morale of the team
  • Experience identifying and supporting process improvements
  • Experience performing data analysis by creating and executing complex queries, interpreting results, and communicating findings to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience working for large company and within a matrix organization
  • Expert knowledge and experience working with warehousing systems software packages (e.g. Manhattan, JDA, Infor, SAP, High Jump) and working with business and technical audiences
  • 7+ years experience leading enterprise implementation project solutions
  • Experience in SCRUM and Agile systems development life cycles projects
  • 5+ years of coding experience leveraging .Net framework, VB.Net, C#, Angular or Python with a passion for and knowledge of emerging technologies
  • Experience working with Microsofts SSIS and SSRS applications
  • Experience and knowledge of project and problem management, change management, and other I/S processes
  • Experience supporting data and process governance of distribution system compliance in accordance with company policies, standards and SOX requirements
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their managers approval: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

Company Information

We are Publix Technology, the award-winning technical group of the largest employee-owned company in the nation, Publix Super Markets, Inc. Publix Technology associates place the highest priority on job security and customer service. This makes Publix one of the best-run, most financially secure companies in the world, as well as a leader in giving back to the communities in which we serve. As a top grocery retail company with nearly 1,300 stores and more than 225,000 associates, you may ask: What technology-related career opportunities and benefits does Publix have to offer a technology professional such as yourself? In one word – plenty! Publix Technology is a team of over 1,600 associates dedicated to providing the highest level of technical innovation and customer satisfaction in the industry. We offer intern, entry-level, senior and manager level positions. No matter what your specialty or interest is in technology – security, architecture, infrastructure, integration, or programming – we have a career for you where you will be motivated, respected and challenged. It’s why we are on Fortune Magazine’s Best Companies to Work For list, as well for Best Workplaces in Retail, Best Workplaces for Women, Best Workplaces for Diversity, Best Workplaces for Millennials, and many other award lists. Publix Technology associates enjoy the ability to own Publix stock, work-from-home potential, highly competitive pay, health insurance and other benefits. Join Publix Technology — where working is a pleasure!

Dice Id : 10120920
Position Id : 20908BR
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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