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Senior Software Engineer – Enterprise Item Management

Location: Lakeland, FL
Job ID: 29531BR
Department: Publix Technology
Working Hours: Minimum 45 hours per week.
Pay Frequency: Monthly
Date Posted: Jul 08, 2024

$110 - 165k
Full Time - Regular


Please note, this is a hybrid position requiring 8 days per month on-site in Lakeland, FL.

Welcome to Publix Technology, the award-winning technical group for Publix Super Markets, Inc., the largest employee-owned company in the nation. Our technology teams of 2100+ associates provide innovative, modern solutions to nearly 1400 retail stores and 200,000+ internal team members across 8 states. We offer positions at all levels – summer internships, individual contributor roles, to technical leadership across a broad range of technical disciplines. So, whether you are interested in IT security, platform engineering, architecture, software development, or infrastructure – we have a career path for you! See for yourself why Publix Super Markets, Inc. is a constant on Fortune Magazine’s Best Companies to Work list.

Our teams are growing as we modernize many of our legacy systems! As we transform many of these highly complex systems, we need Senior Software Engineers in the Enterprise Item Management.
The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for delivering secure, compliant, and scalable technology solutions under specific guidance from architecture, technical leads, business systems analysts, and product owners. This position designs, develops, unit tests, debugs, supports, and documents technical solutions within the assigned product portfolio. Technology solutions within the product portfolio may be new, replacement of, modifications or enhancements of existing technology solutions.


  • Under specific guidance, creates detailed technical specifications for moderately complex technical solutions from designs, program specifications and/or product backlog items from which programs will be written
  • Designs, codes, unit tests, debugs, documents, implements, and maintains those programs.
  • Write, modify, and automate unit test plans, scripts, and cases for moderately complex programs and/or application packages.
  • Work effectively in a team environment by providing direction to newer software engineers, taking technical direction from architecture, technical leads, and scrum masters

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related analytical field or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of software engineering experience
  • 6+ years of experience analyzing business problems and translating business requirements into technology solutions that consider system performance, usability, quality, and cross-system interdependencies, and scalability.
  • 6+ years of experience supporting and developing enterprise applications running in a multi-platform distributed environment.
  • 6+ years designing enterprise class solutions using object-oriented analysis and design, design patterns, and solution frameworks.
  • 6+ years of development experience with the .NET framework, C#, and SQL
  • 3+ years of experience with applications using .NET Core, and ASP.NET
  • 5+ years of experience in large enterprise environments involving multiple technical teams.
  • 3+ years of experience working with Azure DevOps
  • Willingness to work on-call rotations and after-hours support on an as-needed basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience creating and using APIs and Web Services
  • 5+ years of experience with responsive web sites and JavaScript
  • 5+ years of experience in full-stack development experience with the .NET framework 4.5 or above including C#, MVC
  • 3+ years of experience with NODE.JS
  • 2+ years of experience with project planning and system development lifecycle
  • 5+ years of experience with Azure DevOps, TFS, and Octopus Deploy
  • 3+ years of experience with Agile methodology

Additional Preferred Qualifications


    • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
    • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
    • 401(k) retirement savings plan
    • Group health, dental and vision plans
    • Paid Time Off
    • Paid Parental Leave
    • Short- and long-term disability insurance
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
    • Visit our website to see all of our benefits: Benefits – Jobs (

    Year End Bonus

    As a year-end bonus to associates, Publix issues one month’s extra pay (pro-rated in the first year) each year if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check that year. This is calculated as a 13th month of pay in the Potential Annual Pay with Bonus line above.

    Additional Information

    Your application may have additional steps that you will need to complete in order to remain eligible for consideration. Please be sure to monitor your email, including your spam folder, on a daily basis for critical, time-sensitive emails that could require action within 24-48 hours.

    Please do not use your Publix email address when applying. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email.

    ***Relocation/Household Good Shipment Allowance will NOT be provided.***

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