Systems Developer
Loblaw Companies Limited
Brampton, ON
1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5
The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.

Why is this role important?

The Loblaw Supply Chain team is the heart of our business and is committed to making customers our number one priority. With the aid of world class systems, we ensure our product – nearly 1billion units of it – makes its way from one of our 3,000 vendors, through one of our 27 distribution centers, to one of our 2,300 locations across Canada, and into the homes of millions of Canadians each year.

As the Systems Developer, Supply Chain, you will play a vital part in the support and delivery of projects in Supply Chain. You will be accountable for the configuration / integration, testing, implementation and stabilization of our integrated network of World Class Supply Chain systems.

The candidate should be familiar and flexible to working in both project and production support environments, understanding how to align evolving functionality to a live production environment. Excellent communication skills are key, as you will meet/correspond/liaise with various teams including IT, Supply Chain Operations.

Accountable for producing sound and sustainable end-to-end functional designs
Responsible for developing applications and automation models required by the business
Review, action and timely resolve testing defects across SIT and UAT environments related to Performance and Systems Testing.
Provide implementation support during warranty periods through systems projects
Responsible for creating robust functional design documentation
Participate in key roles in multiple system projects towards ensuring that the functional design and delivery solutions meet business requirements

University or College degree in a Technical Field (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering etc.)
Has a strong system functional background in mobile applications and well versed on technical aspects of the application(s)
Familiarity with SQL, relational database concepts and programming languages (Python, C#, VBA/VB, Web development stack)
Familiarity with Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power Apps, Appian and Blue Prism a highly valued asset
Experience with scripting languages (e.g. Powershell), objected oriented languages, APIs RESTFUL, Web Development Stack and Linux a highly valued asset
ERP systems (Kronos, Manhattan, JDA and TMS) and Supply Chain operational knowledge are an asset

How You’ll Succeed:
At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

Employment Type:
Full time

Type of Role:
Loblaw recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.