Senior Software Engineer

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career. 

Lowell, AR

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., a Fortune 500 company and one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America, provides safe and reliable transportation services to a diverse group of customers throughout the continental United States, Canada and Mexico. Utilizing an integrated, multimodal approach, we provide capacity-oriented solutions centered on delivering customer value and industry-leading service.<br />

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Overview: J.B. Hunt is building an entirely new platform to enable their internal and external potential. The position is responsible for development tasks assigned during the Agile sprint. The position documents programs, develops and implements new features, and supports critical web applications' layer architecture and various back end systems supporting the platform and other digital initiatives. This position applies advanced programming techniques and concepts during the solution design and development. The position is also responsible for ensuring the team's compliance with J.B. Hunt's architectural standards.
Responsibilities: Leads development efforts in an Agile development environment, daily stand ups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, retrospectives, and sprint demos. Implements web designs that are asynchronous, responsive, and provide a rich user experience. Leads development and implementation of new features that meet J.B. Hunt&rsquo;s standards in performance, reliability, and maintainability . Troubleshoots and solves production issues related to performance and reliability throughout the software stack with assistance from other team members. Performs application debugging using their IDE of choice; unit testing using architecture standards; and documentation of current or future work tasks with a visual modeling application and/or an integrated README. Leads team members in execution and release of builds using continuous integration and deployment using our current CI/CD applications and processes.. Leads analysis and design tasks with the Agile team using software development lifecycle concepts. Works within a collaborative environment and contributes to team goals by offering open and honest communication and helping to meet deadlines. Acts as a technical consultant to the team's management by leveraging technical and domain knowledge to answer questions. Provides technical leadership to the team and others through coaching and mentorship.
Requirements: Bachelors degree in Computer and Information Science, Engineering, or Management Information Systems, or related, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 6 year of experience in Software Development or Engineering. Preferred experience with the latest version of Java (J2EE)<br />Preferred experience with the latest version of Angular<br />Experience with object-oriented languages (such as Java, C#, or Python)<br />Experience with modern front-end web frameworks (such as HTML and Java Script) <br />Experience with database management systems<br />Experience with designing mobile applications.