Giant Eagle Supermarkets

About Giant Eagle Supermarkets


Job Category:

Information Technology


United States

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Position Type:

Full Time

Sr Software Engineer - .Net Developer

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

This position determines programming requirements for systems. In addition, this position designs flexible client-server frameworks. This position will also Analyze and improve performance of software programs and analyzes requirements for data exchange between application software and other systems

Job Responsibilities

  • Analyzes and improves performance of software programs and analyzes requirements for data exchange between application software and other systems; determines viable alternatives; makes recommendations; and designs, specifies, obtains consensus on, and implements solutions. (e.g., solutions usually require writing programs in various computer languages.)
  • Establishes project plans and project schedules per established standards
  • Reviews project deliverables for conformance to established standards.
  • Design new uses for and performance tune database(s).
  • Assists in developing and implementing technical standards.
  • Maintains close liaison with data providers and recipients, other team members, and other members of the department.
  • Analyzes requirements for, specify and develop bridges and feeds.
  • Acts as technical lead for projects
  • Interacts with consultants to achieve project goals.

Education and Training Required

  • Bachelors Degree Bachelor¿s degree and 5+years relevant work experience; OR 2-year Computer Science or equivalent certification 7+ years relevant work experience

Experience Required

  • 5 to 10 years
  • 8+ years of experience as a programmer/developer, who is versatile and can work with diverse set of technologies and applications; 5+ years of experience developing core classes on the .NET framework (C# and ASP.NET)
  • Strong experience with the following technologies: C#, .NET, ASP.NET MVC, WCF, ASP.NET Web API, LINQ, Entity Framework, JQuery, SQL, SSIS, HTML and CSS
  • Demonstrate ability to apply technical knowledge to multiple systems and support multiple business groups.
  • Should demonstrate strong leadership skills and good communication skills with the ability to interact with various personalities at all organizational levels
  • Ability to design moderate to highly complex technical solutions in Microsoft .NET, especially integrations using Web Services (SOAP and REST web services).

Experience Desired

  • Experience with Reporting Tools (such as SSRS) and ECM platforms (such as Systemware)
  • Experience with SSIS or BizTalk
  • Familiarity with PeopleSoft is a plus
  • Experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python, or VBScript).
  • Experience working with a job scheduling tool, such as Automic/UC4 or Autosys.

Competencies Required

  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Computer Skills
  • Continuous Learner
  • Project Management

Work Environment

  • Normal office environment

Physical requirements

Equipment Used

  • Calculator
  • Computer
  • Copier
  • Fax Machine
  • Printer
  • Telephone

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