Software Engineer

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we know that cutting-edge technology drives our success. As the Software Engineer UI, you will be responsible for designing and implementing software components that address specific business requirements, resulting in systems that achieve quantifiable measures of performance, quality, affordability, maintainability, and simplicity. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Design, develop, and maintain Warehouse Management System (WMS); understand the functionality and configuration of the WMS systems that are being supported
  • Participate in a cross-functional team in an agile development environment
  • Provide input into management responsibilities such as reviews, issue conflict, and organizational processes and procedures
  • Participate in design and code review sessions
  • Mentor and train other WMS development resources
  • Provide input on IT tools, application upgrades, and architectural design; actively participate in continuous process improvement efforts
  • Participate in the review and analysis of business requirements, functional specifications, and design documents; participate in project post-mortem facilitation

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or technical area; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • 3 years of experience in IT solutions development with strong knowledge of the IT software development life cycle
  • Ability to design and code responsive web applications; strong skills in angular.js with experience based knowledge of best practices and commonly used modules
  • Experience in JavaScript, Angular material design and UI component framework, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS, Font-Awesome; development experience with Microservices, REST API in C#/.NET, Entity Framework, LINQ
  • Experience in mobile app design and development for android; familiarity with continuous integration and proficient with version tools like Git, TFS, SVN
  • Availability to perform 24/7 on-call duties on a rotational basis; occasional travel

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in UX design or strong knowledge of UX design principles
  • Skills in Oracle database and procedural language (PL/SQL)
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing, logistics planning, scheduling concepts, and general transportation management
  • Experience in logistics and/or transportation management, business analysis, and customer relations
  • Strong project and time management skills with ability to multitask and manage customer expectations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Ability to learn, understand, and mentor others in the functionality of multiple logistics-related systems

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

XPO Logistics
Full time
Portland, OR 97209, US