Software Engineer (React)

CH Robinson   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago

The position demands excellent problem solving skills and interaction withinternal customers and other IT teams. The individual will be expected to produce thorough technical designs and documentation, and deliver quality product within agreed upon timelines. The individual will pay great attention to detail, take pride in their work and have a good sense of product requirements. The successful applicant will be a creative, self-motivated individual, capable of working independently or in a team environment, and on multiple projects at once. Additionally, applicants should have excellent communication skills and demonstrated ability to work in a high-paced, high-pressure environment.


  • Work closely with business analysts and lead developers to provide solutions for complex business problems
  • Translate high level requirements into detailed designs
  • Provide technical estimates - Write quality code that integrates with our existing systems
  • Deliver complete unit test coverage to prove correctness, robustness, and scalability
  • Maintain the integrity of application architecture
  • Collaborate with internal IT teams and external business representatives to develop and deliver solutions
  • Continually improve and refactor legacy components to evolve into our modern target architecture
  • Maintain knowledge of emerging technologies
  • Mentor and guide junior level engineers
  • Participate in the scrum development process. Contribute to stand ups, sprint planning, reviews and retrospectives
  • Partner with support team to transition day to day support of new applications and features


  • 2+ years’ experience working as part of a team to deliver high quality enterprise level technical solutions
  • Experience developing applications and features using .Net, SQL, XML and JSON preferred
  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks (Angular, React, Node)
  • Experience with either relational databases (MS SQL, Oracle) or non-relational database (MongoDB).
  • Proficiency with objected oriented design using modern programming languages
  • Experience or understanding of the following methodologies: OOP, TDD, MVC, MVVM, SOLID
  • Proficient with Git, or comparable distributed version control system. Experience working on large-scale open source or inner source software development projects is a plus
  • A positive 'can-do' attitude and a passion for using technology to solve business problems
  • Strong desire to keep up with emerging technologies in software development
  • Experience working in scrum teams
  • Previous experience in Transportation, Logistics, Order Management and/or Financial Systems is a plus
  • Solid interpersonal communication and collaboration skills are required
  • Undergraduate degree in computer science/software engineering and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Coding “boot camp” graduates also considered with equivalent work experience transition day to day support of new applications and features