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Principal, Software Development

Irvine, CA, United States
Job ID: 59973



Ingram Micro is the business behind the world’s brands, providing more ways to realize the promise of technology®. We are an integral part of the technology ecosystem, helping our partners grow and thrive through the creation and delivery of Information Technology, Cloud solutions and Lifecycle services. With more than $54 billion in revenue and the ability to reach 90% of the global population, we are one of the world’s largest technology distributors, serving our partners through operations in 61 countries with 29,000 associates.

Ingram Micro has earned Great Place to Work Certification™ for 2022-2023 in the United States! This prestigious recognition reflects our commitment to our people and our culture.

Come join our team where you’ll make technology happen in surprising ways. Let’s shape tomorrow - it’ll be a fun journey!

*This position is in the Irvine, California corporate headquarters and has the opportunity for hybrid work with up to three days remote per week.

Ingram Micro is seeking an experienced Principal Software Engineer who can leverage their skill set to grow as part of Global Supply Chain Systems Development team. Join our highly motivated and talented team and play an integral role in building a state-of-the-art warehouse management system for Ingram Micro warehouses across the globe.

Your role:

  • You will be responsible for transformative changes to our architecture and drive technical strategy.
  • Act as a technical liaison between business, development teams, and support.
  • Designs, develops, implements, and maintains major and/or mission critical applications.
  • Accepts individual responsibilities and meets commitments while delivering value to application solutions and customer/user requests.
  • Works with business/operations team and/or business analysts to understand requirements and how they affect the system.
  • Create technical design documents/solution to match the requirements. Documentation includes detailed specifications, architecture diagrams, and/or low-level design documents and implementation guides.
  • Review code and ensure coding standards are met.
  • Work with other development teams or SMEs for application development or integration across the globe and align development tasks with them.
  • Provide status in a timely manner and stay on top of all assigned tasks.
  • A high level of commitment is expected due to the costs of projects and regular tight deadlines, particularly in small to large-sized projects.
  • Understand and implement best practices.

What you bring to the role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related Science and Math discipline, or equivalent combination of education and job-related experience.
  • Have 10+ years of experience working in a technology driven organization including a minimum 2-year position specific experience.
  • Required Coding Languages: COBOL, SQL, JCL, IMS, DL/1, CICS
  • Desired Coding Languages: C/C++
  • Database: IMS, DB2, SQL, Oracle
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain, distribution, logistics industry is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of Blue Yonder TMS is highly desirable
  • Ability to review requirement document and write a detail technical design document.
  • Performs efficient and effective analysis to resolve technical issue which include development of solutions for application programs within primary application knowledge.
  • Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency.
  • General proficiency with various tools, systems, and procedures required to accomplish the job.
  • Capability to balance team and individual responsibilities, exhibiting objectivity and openness to others' views, and giving and welcoming feedback.
  • Strong organizational and task management skills with an ability to work independently and/or with a variety of subject matter experts.
  • Travel Opportunities (must be willing to travel internationally, as based on business need)

This is not a complete listing of the job duties.  It’s a representation of the things you will be doing, and you may not perform all these duties. 

The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is USD $112,000 - $151,200 - $190,400 per year. The ranges above reflect the potential annual base pay across the U.S. for all roles; the applicable base pay range will depend on the candidate’s primary work location, pay grade, and variable compensation plan. Individual base pay within each range depends on various factors, in addition to primary work location, such as complexity and responsibility of role, job duties/requirements, and relevant experience and skills. Base pay ranges are reviewed and typically updated each year. Offers are made within the base pay range applicable at the time of hire. New hires starting base pay generally falls in the bottom half (between the minimum and midpoint) of a pay range.

At Ingram Micro certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including merit increases, annual bonus or sales incentives and long-term incentives. These awards are allocated based on position level and individual performance. U.S.-based employees have access to healthcare benefits, paid time off, parental leave, a 401(k) plan and company match, short-term and long-term disability coverage, basic life insurance, and wellbeing benefits, among others.

Please be prepared to pass a drug test and a pre-employment (post offer) background check.

Ingram Micro believes there is no place in our society for social injustice, discrimination, or racism. As a company we do not – and will not – tolerate these actions. Ingram Micro Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other protected category under applicable law. 


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