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DAT
World’s Largest Freight Marketplace & Information Provider
Denver, CO

Sr. Software Engineer (Greater Denver Area, CO)

| Greater Denver Area
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About DAT

DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter business decisions and run their companies more profitably. We operate the largest marketplace of its kind in North America, with 227 million freight posts in 2021, and a database of $126 billion of annual global shipment market transaction data. Our headquarters are in Denver, CO, with additional offices in Missouri, Oregon, Texas, and Bangalore, India. For additional information, see www.DAT.com/company.

   

The Opportunity

DAT is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Denver, CO.

We’re looking for a seasoned Senior Software Engineer that is passionate about building software that drives our SaaS platform in the cloud. You will be working with cutting edge tools to develop code that is reliable, maintainable, and scalable. In this role you will get an opportunity to work on the full stack, from building microservices to creating compelling user experiences on top of the latest web and mobile technologies.  You will be part of a team that develops, tests, and delivers solutions through our CI/CD environments and deploy solutions to our customers hosted on AWS.

Candidate profile

  • Experienced. You are a seasoned engineer that has worked on various technologies in different languages and stacks.
  • Passionate. You get excited about challenging new problems to solve and applying existing or new technologies in new and creative ways.
  • Driven. You want to leave your mark on the world and thrill users of your software whomever they may be.  You take pride in the code you craft and the practices you apply.
  • Pragmatic. You’d prefer to build and deliver customers value in two weeks rather than spend months polishing something you’re not sure a customer will want.
  • Quality. You care about the quality of your work and the experience your customers receive.
  • Collaborative. You like to share your knowledge.  You understand that the collective knowledge is more important than individual, and you seek to ensure others are as informed as you and expect the same in return.
  • Cultural. You care about the team, the organization, the company, and the overall culture. 

What You’ll Do

  • Work across the stack from UI to database
  • Leverage AWS to deliver efficient, cloud-native solutions
  • Write unit, integration, and functional tests, and guide others in doing the same
  • Document software designs and project tasks
  • Review functional requirements and analyze their impact on schedule and software design
  • Provide technical leadership, mentoring and direction to other team members
  • Design and develop REST APIs and other code that is reliable, maintainable, and extendable
  • Participate in design/code reviews
  • Translate business needs and requirements into technical specifications
  • Review functional requirements and analyze their impact on schedule and software design
  • Document software designs and project tasks
  • Work with team members to improve development processes and practices

The Skills and Experience You’ll Bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years’ experience in software development with demonstrated experience working full stack
  • Experience using modern server frameworks (such as Node.js, Spark, Spring Boot) to build microservices
  • Experience using web UI frameworks such as Typescript, React or Angular to build web UI’s
  • Experience with build and deployment in AWS, Azure, GCP
  • Design, develop REST APIs
  • Experience with client and server unit testing
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile SDLC
  • Outstanding interpersonal, written communication skills
  • Adept at effectively working with professionals from a wide range of disciplines
  • Passionate about delivering high quality results
  • Committed to ongoing professional development and learning
  • Invested in the professional growth and development of individuals and teams

DAT embraces the value of a diverse workforce, and believes it is a core strength of our company that we encourage those values in every DAT employee, at every level of our organization, regardless of tenure or rank. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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What are DAT Perks + Benefits

DAT Benefits Overview

We empower every employee by engaging and trusting each other with real-world challenges. We provide avenues for professional development and career growth while offering the opportunity to work with smart people who care about the quality of their work. We offer competitive salary, leadership training, monthly commuter stipend, and comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage to full-time employees. We believe in a relaxed atmosphere and a healthy work-life balance, and adjusting to employee needs. We also like to enjoy our workplace with free food truck Thursdays, happy hours, and occasional social events!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

We've grown purposefully over almost half a century; that means we're long on company culture...and it shows. DAT is a place where you'll make a difference in a fascinating industry that impacts all of us, but the best part is that you'll make that difference alongside teammates who embrace mutual respect as a core value.

An Insider's view of DAT

What's something quirky about your company?

DAT offers a good work-life balance, including employee events throughout the year, like the tricycle races we had this summer, where you get a chance to get better acquainted with your team and have fun together!

Leanne

Sr Manager, Website Strategy & Development

How does the company support your career growth?

We have an open door policy, good communication up the chain, and managers who genuinely care about seeing their employees' careers flourish. We have Professional Development Plans and do regular 1 on 1's with managers to discuss anything. I comfortably talk with my manager about career plans and steps we can take to get me there.

Caleb

Principal Software Engineer

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

I empower my teams by creating a safe space where individuals at all levels can challenge and learn from each other. I believe that only when people are open and honest in their communication can the best solutions can be created

Brian

Engineering Manager

What projects are you most excited about?

It's exciting that we're moving into the Denver area because it shows our commitment to growth, innovation, and finding the right people to do the work that we see as the next steps to grow our brand. The Denver office is "next level." It will push the technology boundaries in comparison to our traditional DAT products.

Jeannie

Analytics Program Manager

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