Sysco Jobs in Houston

Senior Software Engineer

Job Details

Hiring Organization Sysco Houston – Wholesale Restaurant Food Supplies
Post Name Senior Software Engineer
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Location Houston, Texas, United States 77038

Job Summary:

Drives effective delivery of product/platform needs through developing high-quality software and technical solutions. Fluent across the full stack and coaches junior developers to promote a flexible mindset and develop technical competence

Responsibilities:

  • Leverages a strong understanding of business to develop high-quality code to meet product/platform requirements
  • Drives and leads adoption of architecture standards and development practices like Test-Driven development, code reviews, static code analysis, etc.
  • Writes effective technical user stories and ensures that non-functional requirements are met to ensure performance, scaling, resilience, and maintainability of software/solutions
  • Actively resolves defects and manages technical debt
  • Develops unit tests to ensure good coverage and regression testing ability
  • Assists in the development of automated tests and environment management scripts
  • Practices DevOps methods like CI/CD, SDLC automation, and proactive monitoring/telemetry
  • Participates in sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives to enable progress, and surface and resolve impediments
  • Evaluates emerging technologies and continue to identify opportunities, trends, and best practices to strengthen Sysco’s development practices
  • May play a supervisory role toward junior technical resources as they commit to and deliver work

Mandatory Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or 4-5 years of relevant developer experience
  • 5-10 years of experience in developing high-performance and highly scalable applications in an agile environment, depending on education
  • Extensive hands-on experience and expertise in modern programming languages (Java, JavaScript, C#, Python, Ruby, Groovy)
  • Strong understanding of Scrum, Lean, XP, Kanban, and other agile development techniques
  • Strong experience building and deploying applications on a cloud platform such as AWS
  • Fluency in DevOps, including continuous integration, continuous deployment/delivery, configuration and containerization, infrastructure as a code, and monitoring

Competencies:

  • Demonstrated “agile-development” mindset with strong customer focus & results-orientation
  • Flexible mindset (not married to a single language) and demonstrated ability to grow skillset and work across the full technology stack
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced agile environment
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively manage key business stakeholder relationships
  • Highly proficient in teamwork and collaboration skills

BENEFITS INFORMATION:

Candidates who start work in the months of May, June, July, August, and September may be eligible for medical and prescription drug plan coverage effective on their date of hire*. Standard eligibility rules and timelines apply to all other Sysco benefits, including additional healthcare benefits options, retirement benefits, vacation, and paid sick leave.

HOW DO WE PROTECT OUR ASSOCIATES

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment and masks provided
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place

OVERVIEW:

Sysco is the global leader in food service distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries, and affiliates.

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