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Systems Engineer (Merchandising)



Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development
Enid, OK, USA · Memphis, TN, USA · United States
Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2024

About The Role:

AutoZone is seeking a seasoned Engineer to join our expanding Merchandising team, with a focus on driving key business initiatives that encompass both domestic and international strategies for the Merchandising organization.

As a Systems Engineer embarking on AutoZone's transformative journey to the cloud, you will play a pivotal role in the transition and management of services/applications to the production environment. Your focus will be on Java-based applications, production operations, capacity planning, and performance management. This role offers a blend of teamwork and autonomy, coupled with the opportunity to engineer innovative solutions to complex technical challenges. You will be challenged to solve complex technical problems with unique solutions, identify improvements and work on implementing your recommendations.

What We Will Need to See:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field required.
  • 4 to 6 years of experience in the role of a Software Engineer, Developer or similar including:
    • Strong software development background in Java/J2EE Technologies.
    • Previous experience in CI/CD as well as version control systems (preferably Git)
    • Experience with cloud infrastructure preferred, with a focus on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • As a plus (but not required):
    • Experience in Spring Boot, RestAPI’s, React.js, NoSQL Databases, Cloud Native and ActiveMQ or Kafka
  • Experience working on large-scale solutions that were deployed to cloud providers (e.g. PCF, GCP) and integrated capabilities specific to those platforms.
  • Experience with scripting.
  • Ability to quickly troubleshoot critical production issues spanning applications/infrastructure and tune high volume applications.

What Your Day Will Look Like:

  • AutoZoners have a contagious work ethic; including a high sense of urgency to resolve issues quickly, creatively and efficiently. We also expect a high sense of responsibility and the ability to influence others. As an expert in your field, we expect you to:
    • Ensure that sites and systems continuously and consistently run smoothly, optimally, efficiently and reliably.
    • As an AutoZoner, you will be surrounded consistently by top tier talent (both onsite as well as remote); to effectively work with your team you will be expected to hold a high level of organization, detail orientation, and the ability to articulate issues clearly.
  • Collaborate with Development teams to create new and continuously improve products, including planning, testing, staging and deployment.
  • Develop new features, scaling, automation and self-healing processes for sites and systems.
  • Identify and Implement code/configuration changes to improve performance and reliability as necessary.
  • Implement effective 360 degree monitoring to ensure quick alerting of any problems in the echo system.
  • Advocate for top-notch design standards and lead process improvements in collaboration with architects and Application Engineers.
  • Collaborate and consult with the Merchandising Engineering team to help automate the end-to-end Operations of the applications/systems.
  • Accurate work planning and execution; accurate project and time tracking.

Benefits at AutoZone

AutoZone cares about people. That’s why AutoZone offers thoughtful benefits programs designed to improve AutoZoners’ physical, mental and financial wellbeing. Some of these benefits include:

  • Competitive pay and time off
  • Unrivaled company culture
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and short- and long-term disability insurance options
  • 401(k) with Company match and Stock Purchase Plan
  • Mental and physical wellbeing programs
  • Opportunities for career growth and tuition reimbursement

Eligibility and waiting period requirements may apply. Learn more about all that AutoZone has to offer on careers.autozone.com.

An ONLINE APPLICATION is REQUIRED. Click the Apply button to complete your application. For step-by-step instructions on how to apply visit careers.autozone.com