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Senior Engineer, Product Engineer

Company: XPO Logistics
Location: Naperville
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Logistics done differently.Are you ready to take your career to the next level with a fast-growing global company? At XPO Logistics, we invest hundreds of millions in technology every year so that we can continue to develop state-of-the-art solutions for our customers. As the Senior Engineer, Product Engineer, you will manage the XPO Connect product from conception to launch, delivering features to solve business challenges. You will lead efforts to design, test, implement and train technology solutions and functions for the products supported. Become a part of our dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level 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 more. What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Define product roadmaps for XPO Connect software, working closely with stakeholders and the engineering team to deliver new products and feature enhancements
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop and execute ideas through all aspects of the product development life cycle, including design, development, and implementation
  • Develop feedback loops between the products and users, and continually develop the understanding of the problem through user feedback, metrics and communicating insights to the product and engineering teams
  • Identify, review, and analyze business and product requirements; assist in designing and developing products that address appropriate business needs
  • Assist in training/developing business unit members on how XPO staff performs its duties in relation to customer and carrier operations
  • Perform delivery with established test criteria and assist in executing User Acceptance Testing (UAT); ensure that development/testing meets all product requirements
  • Participate in deploying/implementing application solutions; support ongoing operations by responding to queries and problems, and partner with business change management to ensure system adoption
  • Gather and analyze data to ensure requirements address and resolve business problems; troubleshoot software (Java, Angular) to understand why some features may or may not be workingWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, you'll need:
    • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience
    • 2 years of experience in transportation or logistics It'd be great if you also have:
      • Experience with software development processes, including discovery, design, engineering, UAT and implementation
      • Transportation and logistics industry experience
      • Experience preparing and delivering presentations
      • Demonstrated understanding of UX
      • Strong project management skills
      • An analytic approach to problem solving
      • The professionalism to work in ambiguous situations and create clarity amid chaosBe part of something big. XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work. 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. XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers. 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 intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Keywords: XPO Logistics, Naperville , Senior Engineer, Product Engineer, Other , Naperville, Illinois

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