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Senior DevOps Software Engineer

Job ID R20722

Location Ireland, Remote

Overview

As a Software Engineer, you will work with the latest frameworks, languages, and tools available to build world class software that is transforming the logistics industry. You'll be challenged to build modern, responsive, and highly scalable systems that are accelerating commerce through the world's most connected supply chain platform, Navisphere. If you are a software engineer who enjoys collaborating with other talented and passionate engineers and working on the world's most complex supply chain solutions, this is the opportunity for you!

Success Profile

What does it take to be a successful Software Engineer for C.H. Robinson? Take a look at these traits and see if you have the right mix.

  • Adaptable
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Problem-solver
  • Self-starter
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There are a lot of fun events outside of the main responsibilities such as projects which involved people from different parts of the organization working together on tech and non-tech topics, events organized by Women in Tech (employee resource group) such as the book club and activities encouraged by the HR Team.

Patrycja,
Software Quality Assurance Analyst, Warsaw, Poland
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Teamwork culture is valuable. Workflow-wise, you do not feel that you work in a large company. We’ve got small teams with a lot of initiative. At the same time, you see the scale of the system architecture and you realize that you work in a big company with a small, friendly team attitude.

Pawel,
Software Engineer, Warsaw, Poland
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I’ve found my time at C.H. Robinson extremely rewarding. It’s a fast paced environment where we use cutting edge technologies to move the world. Each day is a new challenge, receiving updates from the business, developing and deploying solutions, and getting immediate feedback from users.

William,
Software Engineer II, North America

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Responsibilities

The DevOps Software Engineer III position is an experienced role on a software development team. In this role, you work closely with engineering product managers and business stakeholders to define, estimate, design, and develop for complex solutions that delight our customers. In addition, you are responsible for guiding the team’s engineering process, mentoring other software engineers, and driving innovation.

C.H. Robinson is a 24/7 Technology Team supporting a global environment.  Engineers will be a part of a weekly On Call rotation.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure 24x7 availability of deployment tools and systems

  • Adopt established best practices while contributing to the definition of the engineering lifecycle as well as the definition of best practices

  • Increase code quality through code reviews and writing unit, integration and acceptance tests

  • Optimize, refactor, and reuse code to improve performance and maintainability while ensuring maximum efficiency, effectiveness, and return on investment

  • Collaborate with team to define testing strategy and drive quality throughout the engineering lifecycle through unit, and integration tests

  • Define interfaces and develop code for modules across products or services and may influence or drive architectural changes

  • Drive collaboration with infrastructure teams on how the tools relate to, or interact with platforms

  • Partner with technology teams on the research, evaluation, and feasibility assessment of new systems and technologies; partner with appropriate teams to test/POC new technologies and applications

  • Analyze and translate high-level customer requirements into detailed designs to solve complex business problems

  • Develop and maintain thorough technical documentation for the product or service

  • Leverage and drive coding standards and generally accepted best practices

  • Mentor and coach other software engineers by participating in design and code reviews and share best practices

  • Proactively identify performance and availability issues, troubleshoot, provide effective options, and resolve issues in production

  • Participate and/or lead root cause analysis when issues occur

  • Write code using secure programming patterns and by finding, fixing, and enhancing security in existing applications

  • Build and manage development and deployment tools and systems

  • Maintain inter-connectivity of tools and promote proper and efficient use of tools

  • Oversee and ensure production readiness of new technologies/systems

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • + 3 years of enterprise application development experience, and/or experience maintaining, supporting, and deploying to production systems

  • Solid understanding of the various phases of the software development lifecycle, and the principles of continuous integration and continuous deployment

  • Experience with development tool sets (code repositories, build engines, deployment tools)

  • Experience with CI/CD continuous integration / continuous deployment practices

  • Ability to perform technical analysis of complex software, hardware, and network environments

Preferred:

  • Experience creating applications and features in an object-oriented environment:  C#/.NET, Powershell/Bash

  • Experience with software development testing techniques and technologies; including unit testing, automated acceptance testing and end to end tests (knowledge of the supporting frameworks is a plus)

  • Experience building cloud native applications and services (ex. Azure, AWS, GCP)

  • Experience with database objects in relational databases, including schema design, stored procedure development and performance and optimization techniques

  • Familiarity with Linux

  • Familiarity with containerization and/or container orchestration platforms (ex. Kubernetes)

  • Experience in system integration projects or global projects

Our tech stack: Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Octopus Deploy, Kubernetes, Docker, SonarQube, Artifactory (Jfrog), GitHub, VMware, Azure DevOps, Azure Cloud, C#, groovy, yaml, Windows, Linux

What does C.H. Robinson offer you?

  • Pension and health insurance

  • Monthly social activities in and out of the office

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Twice annual internal learning conferences

  • Office located right in Penrose Quay, near the city centre and walking distance to the English Market

  • Annual org-wide hackathon

  • Opportunities to volunteer and shape philanthropic efforts our new office supports

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Bike to Work Scheme

We are proud to offer a top-tier benefits package, including company contribution for health insurance, statutory leave,  paid holidays, employee stock purchase plan, as well as a broad range of career development opportunities.

Our main priority continues to be the health and safety of our employees. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this position will be a combination of remote and in-office work. We will continue monitoring the circumstances and adjust our approach accordingly to ensure safety.

Why Do You Belong at C.H. Robinson?


Standing out among the world’s largest logistics platforms, C.H. Robinson solves logistics problems for companies across the globe and across industries, from the simple to the most complex. For 100+ years, our global suite of services has innovated trade to seamlessly deliver the products and goods that drive the world’s economy. With 19 million shipments annually for 105,000 customers, our people and technology literally move the world.

As a FORTUNE 200 company, FORTUNE has also named C.H. Robinson one of the World’s Most Admired Companies 2022. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, we are proud to be recognized as one of LinkedIn’s Top Companies in Minneapolis-St. Paul 2021. And we’re not stopping there… Join us as we collaborate, innovate, and work as one global team to make life better and more sustainable for our customers, communities, and world.


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