EAI Lead Developer

Office Depot Boca Raton, FL


The Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) group is responsible for leading, delivering, and supporting enterprise integration solutions for Office Depot. As a part of EAI group, the EAI Lead Developer is accountable to design and develop Integration Services. This candidate will be hands-on from Ideation, Solutioning, Design, Development, and Build through Production implementation. The EAI Lead Developer will participate in triage and troubleshooting for critical problems and serves as a strong technical resource for EAI technologies and project delivery. She/he will demonstrate collaboration skills with internal and external teams, independent task management, and leadership to influence best practices, processes, and procedures complementing EAI Delivery objectives.


● Strong technical, hands-on, experience to support application design and development, and operations that leverage such technologies as Apache Camel, Spring Boot, JBoss AMQ, Jenkins, Ansible, Elasticsearch.

● Experience with enterprise data center technologies including operating systems, storage platforms, network switching, and security infrastructure within a virtualized data center.

● Understanding of disaster recovery, high availability and other technologies and principles that support business continuity; experience with DR capabilities in virtualized and/or cloud environments.

● Leads project engagement and junior team members from scope Ideation to Production deployment; leads SDLC checkpoint reviews (peer, design, standards, etc.) for given projects.

● Conducts project pipeline builds, automation, CI/CD, configuration management, and functional/performance testing.

● Participates with automation/configuration management and functional/performance testing.

● Performs change management and incident management processes.

● Develops relationships and work alongside other functional IT groups such as development, networking, storage, database and security.

● Assists with leading evaluations and recommending appropriate solutions for integration related initiatives.

● Develop, implement, execute, and measure application, operations, and infrastructure processes, policies, methodologies, templates, standards, and procedures to meet goals for quality, time-to-market, and ROI/TCO.

● May performs after-hours or weekend project deployments and application support as needed.


● Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field; Master's degree a plus.

● Minimum of 8 years of experience with Java EE, JMS, Web Services, REST/JSON development.

● Minimum of 3 years of experience with Service-Oriented and Event-Driven Architecture with technologies such as: RedHat Fuse/Apache Camel, Spring Boot, Github/Subversion, Jenkins, and JBoss AMQ Artemis a plus.

● Strong technical experience with open source technologies and infrastructure environments that include: Unix/Solaris and Oracle/MSSQL/DB2 databases.

● Strong written and verbal communication skills and hands-on leadership with onshore and offshore team members.

● Experience with tools such as Dynatrace, ElasticSearch, or Kibana a plus.

● Experience in integrating with AS400 and Mainframe through MQ Series a plus.

● Solid experience with cloud technologies and platforms such as AWS, Google, or Oracle Cloud.

● Strong knowledge and experience with JVM monitoring and performance evaluation activities.

● Very strong analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills.

● Flexible/adaptable; able to work with diverse groups of people and in many different situations.

● Experience with Agile/Kanban methodologies and practices a plus.

● Strong self-management skills with ability to effectively collaborate with peers and management.


● Source Control Management (SCM) Tools: GitHub, Subversion(SVN)

● Scripting Languages: WLST, Python, Perl, Shell, ANT

● Continuous Integration (CI) Tools: Jenkins

● Virtualization/Container Tools: VMware, Docker, Kubernetes

● Cloud Platforms: AWS, Google, Oracle Cloud

● Provisioning/Configuration Management: WLST, Ansible

● Monitoring Tools: Dynatrace, Splunk, ElasticSearch

● Issue Tracking Tools: ServiceNow, Jira

● Operating Systems: Solaris, Linux, Windows (AS400, Mainframe, Solaris a plus)

● Web/Application servers: Tomcat, Weblogic, JBoss, Websphere

● SDLC: Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, Kanban

● Databases: Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, Couchbase

Pay, Benefits and Work Schedule:

Office Depot offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Office Depot is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, gender identify or expression, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.