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J.B. Hunt Transport Software Engineer III in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00335051 Software Engineer III (Open)

Job Title:

Software Engineer III


IT, Telecom & Internet


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

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 Description:

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in Computer and Information Science, Engineering, Management Information Systems, or related, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 8 years of experience in Software Development or Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred extensive experience with the latest version of Java (J2EE)

  • 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.


Key Responsibilities:

Contributes to bringing new technology to the organization.

Provides technical leadership across application teams (e.g. conducts training, develops learning sessions, contributes to the Architecture Review Board).

Contributes to application or platform architecture standards through standards committees.

Designs web designs that are asynchronous, responsive, and provide a rich user experience.

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 designs 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.

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelors: Chemical Engineering, Bachelors: Civil Engineering, Bachelors: Computer and Information Science, Bachelors: Computer Engineering, Bachelors: Electrical Engineering, Bachelors: Industrial Engineering, Bachelors: Management Information Systems, Bachelors: Mechanical Engineering

Work Experience:

Engineering, Software Development


“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

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.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.