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Senior Software Engineer

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Job ID 122121 Date posted 06/09/2021 Location : Costa Rica | Guadalajara, Mexico | Mexico City, Mexico

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 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

We seek an Senior Software Engineer who will maintain, integrate and implement software applications within the organization. In this role, you will conduct software application testing, quality assurance, configuration, installation and support to ensure smooth, stable and timely implementation of new software and updates to installed applications.

Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct, and guides others, in technical software testing and debug systems and software applications, as needed.

  • Compile and prioritize enhancements and defect resolutions to applications, implementing changes.

  • Performs advanced and complex programming, coding and documentation of systems and applications software.

  • Analyze business requirements and prepare detailed technical specifications to write applicationsand programs.

  • Key contributor into the strategy and technical planning of system/application technology in accordance with internal and external software compliance standards.

  • Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Proficient experience working with Java 8, 11, JRE.

  • Proficient experience working with relational and non SQL database technologies (PostgreSQL, MySQL, SAP HANA, MarkLogic).

  • Proficient experience working with RESTful API architecture.

  • Proficiency with CLI tools.

  • Experience working with GitHub.

  • Proficient experience working with Microservice architecture.

  • Proficient experience experience working with Springboot, Spring JDBC, Spring MVC, JPA, Hibernate, Spring DATA.

Preferred Qualifications

  • General understanding of event driven platforms like Kafka, Pulsar, Rabbit MQ, Zookeeper.

  • General understanding of Alation Data Cataloging and Data Quality Analysis using InfoSteward.

  • General working knowledge of Kubernetes.

Position 100% remote

"At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law. Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment."

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