Staples Consultant Software Engineer – STEP in Framingham, Massachusetts

Position Summary:

Provides technology expertise in a complex environment within any of the technology disciplines. Has the ability to support multiple teams. Spends time with software and technology vendors understanding how their product can bring business benefit to Staples. May also provide project management or business expertise.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develops and documents design models and implements systems according to specific strategies, standards, guidelines and policies.

  • Integrates new approaches and solutions to enhance the effectiveness of business solutions.

  • Uses the strategies, standards, guidelines and policies in developing implementation and service delivery models, including data security policies and development standards.

  • May make technical decisions on work assignments, schedule revisions or design features.

  • Solves unique, tactical problems involving complex technical issues across multiple disciplines.

  • Ensures compliance to models, standards and strategies.

  • Investigates new design and/or analytical methodologies, techniques, and tools and makes recommendations as appropriate.

  • Maintains a profound understanding of business domain strategies.

  • Ensures optimal application performance within area of technical and application expertise. Assesses and recommends solutions to maintain overall application health.

  • May act as project manager, technical consultant, or business consultant.

  • Works with technology management to develop departmental business models, technical strategies, implementation strategies and architectures. Ensures compliance to models, standards and strategies.

  • Synthesizes information gathered from numerous functions throughout the company in order to assist in the creation of cross-functional data, business, or process models.

  • Ensures complete knowledge transfer from project to application and system support.

    Minimum Educational Requirements:

    • Bachelor Degree: Computer Science

    Minimum Prior Related Work Experience:

    • 8 to 10 years

    Essential Skills (Competencies) Required:

    1. Analysis – Analyze Problems & Issues

    2. Decision-Making – Exercise Insightful Judgment

    3. Planning – Establish Group Plans

    4. Managing Execution – Work Effectively & Efficiently

    5. Managing and Improving Process – Establish Best Practices

    6. Strategic Thinking – Support Strategy

    7. Innovation – Leverage Innovation

    8. Focus on Service - Anticipate Service Needs

    9. Influencing – Influence Others

  1. Collaboration – Promote Collaboration

  2. Communication – Write and Speak with Impact

  3. Listening – Listen Attentively

  4. Building Relationships – Build Relationships

  5. Leveraging Diversity – Understand & Respect Differences

  6. Results Orientation – Drive for Results

  7. Adaptability – Adapt Productively

  8. Plan and Manage Projects – Manage Basic Projects

  9. Discover, Analyze and Define Requirements – Lead Requirement Definition

  10. Design Systems – Design Complex Subsystems

/ Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law . /

Job: *Technology

Title: Consultant Software Engineer – STEP

Location: MA-Framingham

Requisition ID: 1017245