Software Developer - ArcBest Technologies


What You'll Do

ArcBest is a logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions for complex supply chain challenges. ArcBest Technologies is an ArcBest company that develops and supports applications to provide innovative technology solutions for business challenges.

Wanting to join the ArcBest team? In our search for top talent, we are looking for those that will further enable us to deliver on our vision and fully support our values-driven culture.

Currently, we are looking for a Software Developer to join the ArcBest Technologies team. The Software Developer implements and improves our IT applications, analyzes system requirements, and addresses any relevant problems. This position also performs standard testing and provides solutions to ensure high levels of performance and security. Ultimately, the Software Developer should be able to translate our internal and external clients’ needs into new high-quality IT systems.

Your contribution may include:

  • Execute full lifecycle software development.
  • Document and maintain software functionality.
  • Identify system requirements.
  • Consult with business partners to track software requirements and features.
  • Collaborate with other developers to produce new systems.
  • Validate changes by testing applications.
  • Train users on new applications and provide support.
  • Ensure system requirements and deadlines are met.
  • Stay up to date with current technologies and technical developments.
  • Formulate and implement solutions to business and system problems.
  • Communicate with customers as appropriate to confirm and understand requirements.
  • Understand what requirements analysis means in the context of a project and how important it is to the outcome.
  • Ensure the testing of applications at various stages throughout the development process.
  • Design application tests to ensure adherence to functional and quality requirements.
  • Understand why business satisfaction is important to successful product/service delivery.
  • Understand the importance of effective business communication.
  • Avoid technical jargon when inappropriate.
  • Focus activities on developing and maintaining positive relationships with the business.
  • Interpret considerations for selecting an optimal testing environment for specific applications.
  • Create test scenarios that ensure all error handling processes perform as expected.
  • Other duties and projects, as assigned.

As a Software Developer, you will be a member of the ArcBest Technologies Information Technology team in Fort Smith, AR. Your hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, with irregular hours that may occur depending on workload.

Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements:

Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or relevant field.

Experience: Prior software development experience, preferred.

Computer Skills: Strong working knowledge of programming languages such as C# or other .Net languages as well as modern web-based technologies. Familiarity with mainframe technologies is beneficial. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

If you require accommodation in the application process, please contact or call us at (479) 785-8963. An Equal Opportunity Employer including Vet/Disability.

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