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

Job Opening ID:

00272834 Sr. Software Engineer (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Sr. Software Engineer


Engineering and Technology


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

J.B. Hunt, a Fortune 500 company, is a technology-driven provider of innovative supply chain solutions.

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer to grow and develop our disruptive technologies, maximize our technology investments, and execute on our commitment of being the best supply chain partner in the industry.

J.B. Hunt is looking to capitalize on our unique position with our intelligent software solutions, assets, and operational experience to solve the toughest challenges, while always maintaining the exceptional experience our ambassadors create for our customers and prospects.

Using Object Oriented programming languages, the Senior Software Engineer determines technical user requirements by working with their assigned customer and participates in project planning, analysis, design, coding, code review, unit/system testing, test scripting, and installation of software applications.

Job Description:


  • Produce effective, highly reusable, and maintainable software applications by using best practices, design patterns, and OOAD methodology.

  • Resolve critical technical problems under pressure and significant time restraints.

  • Meet with clients to analyze, gather, and document user requirements, paying special attention to interface with other systems.

  • Determine project scope and risk factors.

  • Prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Communicate with all project stakeholders on a regular basis.

  • Participate in code reviews, shared modules, reusable components, and various enterprise architectural decisions.

  • Perform unit and system testing.

  • Create and maintain test scripts.

  • Prepare user documents and train new users on software applications.

  • Provide on call support as needed.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, or a related field, or foreign equivalent; and four years of experience in software development.

Four years of experience using programs such as: Java/J2EE, Webservices (SOAP or REST), Spring, Tomcat, SQL, Eclipse, IDEA Intellij, Angular JS/Angular 2, EXT JS, Android, or iOS.


Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

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.