Software Engineer


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 family? 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 Engineer to join the ArcBest Technologies team. The Software Engineer designs, develops and installs software solutions. The Software Engineer 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 responsibilities 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

Skills & Abilities: 

  • Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly
  • Analytical Skills – Ability to gather raw data and to process that data into a meaningful form. Possesses a high level of competency in mathematics and data analysis
  • Communication, Oral – Ability to communicate and negotiate effectively with others using the spoken word
  • Communication, Written – Ability to communicate and negotiate effectively with others using the written word
  • Customer Oriented – Ability to serve both internal and external clients by focusing effort on meeting the clients’ needs, understanding their concerns, and seeking to build trust
  • Detail Oriented – Ability to be structured and methodical in working skills. Pays meticulous attention to all aspects of a situation or task, no matter how small or seemingly unimportant
  • Innovative – Ability to act and take steps to solve or settle an issue
  • Interpersonal – Ability to develop and maintain relationships with others
  • Organized – Ability to be structured and methodical in working skills
  • Problem Solving – Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems
  • Self Motivated – Ability to reach a goal or perform a task with little supervision or direction
  • Technical Aptitude – Ability to relate to topics which require understanding and specialized knowledge of application design, system architecture and programming


Education: Bachelor’s degree in IT, business or a related field. Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.

Experience: Prior experience as computer software engineer or software developer. Prior experience designing interactive applications and test-driven development. Prior experience developing web applications using JSF, Wicket, GWT, and/or Spring MVC. Proficient with software development methodology and release processes.

Computer Skills: Ability to develop software in required format (C, C++, C#, Java, etc.). Expert knowledge of relational databases, SQL and ORM technologies and software engineering tools.

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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