Sr. Integration Engineer - Waltham, MA

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Have experience with software implementation/integration efforts?

Have client-facing experience? Would you like to work with Internet-driven stack and cloud technologies?

 

Takeoff Tech is a well-funded, 30-person startup enabling retailers to sell groceries online profitably. Takeoff is developing automated aisleless stores coupled with an end-to-end eGrocery technology stack, offering customers the assortment and low prices of supermarkets, fast & easy mobile ordering, and free pickup in an hour.

We are looking for a talented, multi-faceted Senior Integration Engineer to help integrate Takeoffs eCom capabilities to our Retail Partners who in turn, deliver this to their customers. Work closely with Takeoff's Deployment Lead to ensure the overall success of the integration. The ideal candidate has experience with software installation, integration, and configuration and is adept at finding customer-centric approaches to solving technical challenges. The Senior Integration Engineer will act as the customer-facing, technical subject matter expert throughout the project lifecycle.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develops an understanding of takeoffs functionality, implementation, and integrations, including a knowledge of the products that Takeoff integrates with.

  • Leads technical discussions with clients throughout the entire project lifecycle.

  • Work closely with Takeoff's Product Managers to define high-level process flows and distribution of responsibility between the IT systems of retailer and Takeoff solution.

  • Manages the implementation of all integrations.

  • Proactively supports the Project Managers throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Designs and conducts Systems Integration Testing (SIT) prior to launching solutions.

  • Develops and maintains project documentation to support technical delivery and integrations.

  • Troubleshoots technical issues by confirming the validity of the problem, seeking known solutions, and compiling detailed documentation on issues as required by Support and Technical Operations.

  • Provides post-implementation technical support for issues related to customer integrations.

  • Understands and follows Takeoffs and the customer’s change management process.

  • Works with the Customer Engineering organization to implement Hot Fixes and Upgrades as necessary.

 

Requirements:

  • The Senior Integration Engineer should have a strong understanding of all the various components of a deployed solution and the ability to untangle difficult interoperability issues that arise when different application components are developed, at different times, by separate teams.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with engineers and their software engineering and network engineering colleagues, to discuss the application and any architectural issues.

  • Experience coupling older technology with newer Internet-driven stack and cloud technologies and the ability to methodically work through potential solutions to identify the best approach.

  • Ability to switch focus from thinking about long-term design issues to solving an immediate application issue, so the ability to switch between tasks without losing focus is key.

  • Strong understanding and appreciation of agile and lean principles and the ability to iterate, formulate and prove hypothesis while working in small scrum teams.

  • Support other deployment and operating specialists in implementing data-flows.

  • 6+ years of Integration experience with leading e-commerce or user-facing software companies.

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or related field.

 

 

Benefits

Takeoff Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse team. We offer stock options, health & dental plans, flexible paid time off, daily catered lunch, and a fun and supportive company culture.

Our headquarters office is at the historic Watch Factory building along the banks of the Charles River in Waltham. It's a welcoming space modeled after our prior digs at the CIC startup hub in Cambridge, and offers free parking and access via public transport. Our office features a bright open layout, a fully stocked kitchen and recreational amenities such as a foosball table, office gym and scenic walks along the river. Learn more at takeoff.com.

 

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