Java Software Engineer at Cargill
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Java Software Engineer

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Job ID 240872 Date posted 09/28/2022 Location : Costa Rica | Mexico City, Mexico

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 Java Software Engineer will participate in the design and development 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 moderately complex problems to enable the company's digital future. You will apply deep knowledge of software engineering and security practices to ensure solutions are scalable, resilient, and robust. You will also contribute knowledge and hands on experience with modern practices and technologies to the shared engineering community.

Key Accountabilities

  • Apply software engineering patterns and principles to design, develop, test, integrate, maintain, and troubleshoot moderately complex software solutions and incorporate security practices in newly developed and maintained applications.

  • Partner with the team to adopt agile philosophies, participate in agile ceremonies and identify improvement opportunities.

  • Participate in peer code review sessions both as a submitter and as a reviewer to ensure code quality

  • Incorporate the company's engineering and development practices within software development life cycle processes.

  • Apply development and operation engineering principles to continuously integrate, test and deploy developed code.

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

  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience.
  • Confirmed experience building front end or back end of application based on popular design patterns.
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience.
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Demonstrated experience developing APIs using Java Spring Boot.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing test using testing frameworks.
  • Experience working on a Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment environment.
  • Experience working with source control systems like Git or others.
  • Experience working with containers tools (Docker).
  • Good English communication skills with technical and non-technical partners.
  • Experience working in a global, agile environment using Scrum or other agile frameworks.
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