Giant Eagle Supermarkets

About Giant Eagle Supermarkets


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Information Technology


United States

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Full Time

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Software Engineer

Giant Eagle Supermarkets - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Posted: 11/18/2018

About Us

Giant Eagle Inc., ranked 36 on Forbes magazine's largest private corporations list, is one of the nation's largest food retailers and distributors with approximately \\$9.5 billion in annual sales. Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle, Inc. has grown to be the number one supermarket retailer in the region with more than 420 stores throughout western Pennsylvania, north central Ohio, northern West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana.

Giant Eagle was previously named America's Second Harvest Regional Retailer of the Year for its support of local food banks, and also actively supports numerous community events, the United Way, Children's Hospital, Race For The Cure and other non-profit organizations. The company also has created education initiatives such as Apples For The Students, which has provided millions of dollars in computer equipment, software and other classroom learning tools for local schools and the Be A Smart Shopper school nutrition program. Further information can be found at

Position Summary

Key development responsibilities include the development of internal systems, management & integration of 3rd party software systems and systems support.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and write efficient, complicated modules or complex programs to meet customer requirements.
  • Interact with analysts, users, and business stakeholders to gather, understand, and develop technical requirements.
  • Coordinate systems analysis, systems development and implementation activities to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Organize and prepare program and system documentation according to established procedures to facilitate ongoing support and maintenance.
  • Recommend and implement process improvements to increase efficiency.
  • Perform formal code reviews and quality assurance activities for newly developed programs.
  • Provide training and turnover to the Application Service Desk Team Members who provide 24x7 support to our business customers.
  • Coordinate system implementation by planning and monitoring system testing and conversion to ensure a smooth conversion to new programs.
  • Produce all management reports completely, accurately and on time
  • Maintain cognizance of industry trends and new products to evaluate opportunities for achieving maximum effective usage of Company's investment in information technology.
  • Ability to verbally communicate well with non-IT personnel
  • Little or no financial or budgetary responsibility Amount of Budgetary Responsibility: \\$0
  • None

Education and Training Required

  • Bachelors Degree Computer Science/Information Sciences or related field

Experience Required

  • 3 to 5 years
  • 3+ years experience as a software engineer / programmer / developer
  • 3+ years experience in .NET / C# / HTML5 / WCF / MVC development

Experience Desired

  • Experience with SQL / Shell / PowerShell scripting
  • Experience with ETL, SOA, SSIS or BizTalk
  • Experience with XML or XSLT
  • Experience with RDBMS (Oracle / SQL Server)
  • Experience with Operating Systems (Windows / Linux / AIX)
  • Experience with procurement / buying / merchandising systems
  • Retail systems/application support experience

Competencies Required

  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Analytical
  • Composure
  • Creative
  • Mentoring
  • Negotiation
  • Open to Feedback
  • Presentation & Verbal Communic
  • Technical (specific to job)
  • Written Communication

Work Environment

  • Normal office environment

Physical requirements

Equipment Used

  • Computer
  • Copier
  • Fax Machine
  • Printer
  • Telephone

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