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Manager, Software Engineering

Company: XPO Logistics, Inc.
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Solutions driven success.XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you---re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.--As the Manager, Software Engineering, you will manage a team of developers, create technical solutions around business goals, develop solution strategies and motivate and mobilize resources. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. Become a part of our dynamic team and we'll help you develop your career to a level that will exceed your expectations.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 the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan. What you---ll do on a typical day:

  • Build industry-changing applications for multiple business units across the enterprise
  • Manage a team of developers and development team leads to build ASP.NET, SQL and mobile applications
  • Oversee project timelines, scope and delivery
  • Set design guidelines and work on wireframes and business requirements
  • Coordinate with business stakeholders on projectsWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, you---ll need:
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
    • 5 years of development experience, managing developers spread across the world in different time zones and managing projects using agile and scrum methodologies
    • Experience with the fundamentals of Micro Services, C#, .NET, databases, build processes and web and mobile development
    • Overall SDLC experience including Test driven development, QA and DevOps/AIOps ProcessesIt---d be great if you also have:
      • Cloud computing preferably GCP/AZURE as well as experienced in migrating applications to the cloud
      • Experience implementing software and building processes and tools, including LiquiBase, GitHub, Jira, etc.
      • Experience in a startup environment
      • Ability to motivate, inspire and drive a team of developers
      • Solid time and project management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize workloads Be part of something big.XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team --- energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.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.--XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.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. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.--

Keywords: XPO Logistics, Inc., Chicago , Manager, Software Engineering, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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