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Cargill Sr. Software Engineer in Hopkins, Minnesota

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

Cargill Digital Solutions is optimizing animal nutrition through a connected digital solution. Driven by Cargill’s mission to nourish the world, Cargill Digital Solutions operates as a separate and distinct business and leverages its organizational knowledge and expertise in animal nutrition as well as mill and farm operations to help their customers grow their business. We seek a Senior Software Engineer who will utilize agile methodologies to develop and maintain software applications. In this role you will also conduct software application testing and support to ensure smooth, stable and timely implementation of new software; shipping frequently and working directly with customers to ensure success of our digital products. It is a senior role, with ability to influence product direction and mentor junior members of the team.

Key Accountabilities

  • Design scalable, distributed applications; write and document code for software products

  • As part of the agile team, help estimate and prioritize backlog of enhancements and defects and implement changes

  • Analyze business requirements and determine necessary technical specifications

  • Mentor and guide others on the team in software development

  • Key contributor into the strategy and technical planning of product 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

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline or related experience

  • Minimum of four years of experience in designing and building software applications

  • C#/.NET Core with WPF experience

  • ASP.NET MVC/Web API

  • Experience with relational databases and SQL

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Prism and Composite applications for WPF

  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks, preferably Backbone

  • Writing automated unit, integration and regression tests.

  • Experience in commercial software development

  • Expert at agile practices

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver quality code in a highly innovative and fast paced environment

  • Skilled at troubleshooting and debugging production issues

  • Minimum of seven years of experience in designing and building software applications

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.

US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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