USA Wilmington, MA - HQ

Principal Software Engineer

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Principal Software Engineer

Time type: full time

Posted on: June 12, 2024

Job requisition id: R3616

What we need 

Symbotic is seeking a Principal Software Engineer on the Applications-Workstations team to collaborate with front-end developers, UX designers and other development teams. As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for the Control Center application which provides a real-time view of the fleet of mobile robots, lifts, cases, and hardware. You will lead the team's delivery of features and be involved with technical designs, architecture, and discussions  


What we do 

We are a talented team of software engineers that develop user-friendly front-end software applications responsible for orchestrating inventory into the Symbotic system, order fulfillment out to customers, managing a fleet of autonomous robots and lift hardware, and much more. Our team’s applications handle large volumes of real-time data from many components and display to users for system monitoring and promptly executing remedial actions. We are self-driven software engineers who thrive in a creative, collaborative and agile development environment with a passion for implementing an excellent user experience. 


What you’ll do 

  • Design and develop real-time distributed software to orchestrate the induction of new inventory and order fulfillment to customers.  

  • Design, implement, and enhance applications that span desktop, mobile and web technology stacks utilizing the following technologies: C# .NET, WPF, XAML, RabbitMQ, SQL, Kubernetes, Kafka. 

  • Contribute to a distributed architecture using multi-threaded and multi-processor concepts on multi-window applications. 

  • Play a leading hands-on role as part of an engineering team that works to design, develop, review and test new functionality.  

  • Collaborate with other development teams, UX team, project managers, and product managers to break down problems, design solutions and execute on new business requirements. 

  • Mentor junior engineers and provide technical leadership.  


What you’ll need 

  • Degree in Computer Science, a related technical discipline, or related experience.  

  • 12+ years professional experience developing front-end software applications.  

  • 6+ years professional experience developing with C# .NET and WPF / XAML.  

  • 2+ years of experience with data/SQL platforms including traditional relational databases (SQL Server, MySQL).  

  • Experience leading or managing other developers.  

  • Object oriented design and programming concepts.   

  • Source code version control, unit testing, design and defect tracking tools.  

  • Experience with multi-threading, multiprocessing, and SW/HW integration.  

  • Self-motivated, with an ability to learn quickly and independently, and work in a dynamic agile environment with cross functional and remote teams.  

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.  


Our Environment 

  • Up to 10% of travel may be required. Employees must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to drive and/or fly to client and other customer locations.  

  • The employee is responsible for owning a credit card and managing expenses personally to be reimbursed bi-weekly. 




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