Share this Job

Senior Engineer, Software Engineering

Date: Jan 12, 2022

Location: Portland, OR, US, 97209-1709

Company: XPO Logistics


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 Senior Engineer, Software Engineering, you will be responsible for development required to onboard new clients on to the XPO TMS platform, participating in design reviews and working with the quality assurance team to understand reported defects from testing. You’ll find yourself immersed in a forward-thinking environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. We’ll give you the support you need to excel at work, and the resources to build a career 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:

  • Monitor and mentor other Java developers to ensure coding standards are adhered to
  • Participate in the evaluation and selection of frameworks and technologies
  • Design and develop solutions to meet Transportation and Logistics business requirements using java, Oracle Database and PL/SQL and OTM technologies
  • Review proposed solutions and monitor for security adherence
  • Troubleshoot critical production support issues and develop urgent code fixes

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 2 years of experience developing IT solutions using java, Oracle database and pl/sql in an enterprise environment
  • Strong tendency towards independent research and understanding of existing systems as well as new technologies

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or technical area
  • Experience with Oracle Weblogic application server
  • Experience with J2EE technologies including JSP and JMS.
  • Experience developing and calling SOAP and REST services to integrate disparate business systems
  • Working knowledge of transportation, logistics planning, scheduling concepts and general transportation management
  • Experience with Vaadin framework
  • Experience with Agile development
  • Other useful technologies:  Basic Linux proficiency, JavaScript, JSON, XML
  • Knowledge and understanding of Microservices architecture
  • Experience in logistics and/or transportation management, business analysis and customer relations
  • Ability to work with nontechnical end users to explain technical concepts

Be part of something big.


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.


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 not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Job Segment: Software Engineer, Engineer, Developer, Database, Oracle, Engineering, Technology