Software Engineer - ArcBest Technologies


What You'll Do

Who we are

ArcBest Technologies, an ArcBest® company, is an innovative technology company that provides custom-built solutions and leading-edge technologies that help our customers and suppliers successfully navigate the complex supply chain landscape. Our team is made up of highly engaged and creative tech and analytical professionals — engineers, mathematicians, data scientists, software developers, information system specialists and more — who create smart solutions that deliver value to our customers and keep the global supply chain moving. We’re building the future of logistics.

ArcBest Technologies is headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Our people are at the heart of our success, and we offer a workplace that embraces all cultures, perspectives, and experiences — so we can provide the best atmosphere for our employees and the best service to our customers. If that sounds like something you’d like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you.

Learn more about who ArcBest Technologies is and what we do along with ArcBest's commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

What you’ll do

We’re looking for a Software Engineer to join the ArcBest Technologies team. The Software Engineer designs, develops, and installs software solutions. This position builds high-quality, innovative, and fully performing software in compliance with coding standards and technical design and is responsible for development, writing code, and documenting functionality.

Your contribution may include:

  • Execute full lifecycle software development.
  • Write well-designed, testable, efficient code.
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility.
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system.
  • Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures.
  • Document and maintain software functionality.
  • Tailor and deploy software tools, processes, and metrics.
  • Test solutions thoroughly to ensure reliable functionality prior to implementation.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert.
  • Comply with project plans and industry standards.
  • Other duties and projects, as assigned.

As a Software Engineer, you will be a member of the ArcBest Technologies Information Systems team in Fort Smith, AR. This position offers flexible work hours between 6:00 am – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday with on call responsibilities and occasional irregular hours depending on workload. A flexible working schedule of nine-hour workdays with one day off every two weeks is available after six months of acceptable performance, subject to approval.

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


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or relevant field.
  • Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.


  • 8 years Prior experience as computer software engineer or software developer, preferred.
  • Prior experience designing interactive applications and test-driven development.
  • Proficient with software development methodology and release processes.

Computer Skills

  • Prior experience developing applications using programming languages and/or frameworks such as C#, VB.Net, .NET, ASP.Net, JavaScript, Vue.js, HTML, CSS, etc.
  • Experience with relational databases (DB2, SQL Server, etc.) and SQL.
  • Experience of how to interact with API’s.
  • Familiarity with z/OS mainframe technologies.
  • Understanding of software development lifecycles.
  • Experience implementing and building integrations with third-party software packages.
  • Prior experience with agile and scrum methodologies.
  • Growth mindset and a willingness to learn new skills, technologies, and frameworks.

Additional Requirements

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to or call us at (479) 785-8717. An Equal Opportunity Employer including Vet/Disability.

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