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Associate Software Engineer

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Job ID 239603 Date posted 09/22/2022 Location : Costa Rica

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 154 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Associate Software Engineer will participate in the development and support of new and existing digital solutions for the digital portfolio. In this role, you will be a member of an agile engineering team and will discover and deliver solutions to basic problems to enable the company's digital future.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop, test, integrate, maintain, troubleshoot and document software solutions.

  • Ensure code quality and incorporate security practices in newly developed and maintained applications.

  • Collaborate with the team to adopt agile philosophies, participate in agile ceremonies and help to identify improvements.

  • Participate in peer code reviews and learn and adapt to the company's engineering and development practices.

  • Participate in the engineering community by maintaining and sharing relevant technical approaches and modern skills.

  • Partner collaboratively with other teams to deliver digital solutions.

  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience.

  • 1+ years of experience building front end or back end of application based on popular design patterns.

  • 1+ years of experience working with Front End applications using nowadays technologies such as Angular, React, JavaScript, Vue or similar.

  • 1+ years of experience building and deploying APIs.

  • 1+ years of experience working with Python Django and/or Flask.

  • 1+ years of experience working in Cloud environments such as AWS or Azure.

  • Minimum of 2 years of related work experience.

  • Experience working as a team player.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Comfortable and willing to learn new and growing technologies in a fast-paced mode.

  • Good knowledge in CI/CD technologies.

  • Experience working with test automation.

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