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Dot Foods, Inc. Lead Software Engineer - Sales Expressway in Mt. Sterling, Illinois

Location: Mt. Sterling, IL or Chesterfield, MO Department: Information Technology

Reports To: Application Development Manager – Sales/Business Development

Your Role: Leading, coaching and mentoring software engineer teams in an Agile software development methodology, including self-organization and cross-functionality to create high value products.

  • Code and configure applications to deliver value

  • Monitor the effectiveness of teams and driving change that increases the productivity of the team

  • Identify and remove impediments to the software engineering team’s progress

  • Increase the effectiveness of the application of agile practices in the organization.

  • Effectively lead activities related to agile software development methodologies as well as representing technical areas for story writing

  • Collaborate with Key Stakeholders from the business, working closely with Product Owners and Product Managers to deliver value against roadmap and ensure that goals, scope and product domain are understood by all

  • Applies lean thinking and tools to identify and eliminate waste in all areas of the position.

    Role Specifics:

  • Supervision – will manage assigned staff, including full time software developers, part time employees, contractors and/or interns

  • Schedule – Some nights and weekends with on call availability to support business needs

  • Travel – Occasional overnight travel to internal and industry events. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train

What Can Dot Offer You?

As a family-owned and operated company since 1960, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

  • Highly competitive compensation and benefits package

  • Flexible work environment, with telecommuting options

  • Significant advancement opportunities

Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.

EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.

We Need You To Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field, or equivalent Dot Experience

  • 4+ years of proven development software experience

  • Demonstrable experience in agile development environments

  • Strong business analysis, project management and communication skills

We’d Like You To Have:

  • Familiarity with information architecture and creative disciplines

  • Experience with requirement/test/project management solutions, preferably JIRA.

  • Solid understanding of the Dot Foods business model and internal processes

Job ID: 2020-9330

External Company Name: Dot Foods, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 1 Dot Way

Post End Date: 1/30/2021