Senior Staff Design Engineer Applications in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/20/2018

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/20/2018

Career Description

SUMMARY: Tyson's digital transformation initiative is creating a demand for mobile applications that will be deployed at all levels and throughout all business units of the Tyson Foods organization. This position will provide the opportunity to implement business- and consumer-facing mobile solutions. As a member of the expert team delivering these mission-critical business applications, you will: Provide technical direction and recommendations around architecture, implementation, and support of mobile applications. Develop beautiful and responsive mobile applications for iOS and Android platforms. Work closely with decision makers to identify and implement cost-effective solutions for mobile applications. Attain IT service level agreements for the user community within the organization. Contribute to the definition and implementation of IT policies, standards, and best practices. Stay current on the latest technologies to facilitate future planning of necessary IT initiatives.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • College degree (or equivalent experience) with 10+ years of progressive experience in business or IT environment and/or advanced degree with 8+ years of progressive experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to C/C++, Objective C/Swift, Python, Javascript, or Java programming languages.
  • Demonstrable ability to apply theoretical or experiential knowledge in the mobile space

PREFERRED ADDITIONAL SKILLS:
  • Experience using React Native or similar compile-to-native framework.
  • Familiarity with consuming RESTful APIs from mobile applications.
  • Knowledge of mobile authentication mechanisms. Understanding of DevOps utilizing CICD.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent leadership and ability to educate team member.