Sr Software Engineer

at J.B. Hunt Transport

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. This 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. The position applies some advanced programming techniques and concepts during the solution design and development.

  • Job DescriptionKey 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’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 mentor-ship. 
     Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s 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 8 year of experience in Software Development or Engineering.  Preferred Qualifications:
      • Preferred experience with the latest version of Angular 
      • Experience with object-oriented languages (such as Java, C#, or Python) 
      • Experience with modern front-end web frameworks (such as HTML and Java Script)  
      • Experience with database management systems 
      • Experience with designing mobile applications.