C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Senior Software Engineer in Keene, New Hampshire

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will apply solutions to business problems through the design, engineering and programming of applications that extend assigned applications.


  • Develop technical input for Software Engineers and analysts including setting priorities and providing Proof of Concepts, coaching, reviewing work products and the reporting of team activities.

  • Provide strong technical skills leadership, with hands-on development in Apache Spark, Scala, Cassandra data modeling, administration and other technologies in the Big Data landscape and provide industry best practices and proof of concepts on latest technology trends.

  • Monitor compliance with statements of policies and procedures to assure that proper documentation is maintained and that the required quality controls are implemented.

  • Coordinate and mentor consultants and Software Engineers assigned to projects or support activities. Review deliverables and adherence to SDLC and policies by third party resources.

  • Undertake day-to-day technical leadership for Cassandra Big Data and ensure stable systems availability, performance, compliance and security.

  • Research and solve data relationship problems by designing processes and data structures to ensure data integrity across applications. The solutions need to be robust enough to support company growth and changing business priorities.

  • Analyze and solve problems in response to business questions/problems. Frequent research of job schedules and program logic are methods to solve many of these types of questions.

  • Engineer and develop high complexity and high volume, scalable applications.

  • Create and/or update user and applications documentation. Test and debug application programs.


Bachelors’ Degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems or Engineering or related and 6 years of experience in application development and support experience. In lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree, employer would accept 2 years of post-secondary education and 2 additional years of experience in application development and support.

The required experience must include:

  • 3 years developing or testing and debugging applications developed using Java, Web services, and Spring

  • 1 year of development with Big data and Micro services using Cassandra, Apache SPARK, SCALA, Spring Boot and Docker technologies

  • 1 year developing programs using Oracle PL/SQL on Oracle

Requisition ID 11978

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category IS/Technology