Senior Software Engineer

Thief River Falls, MN
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Dec 31, 2020
Job Type
Full Time
Digi-Key is one of the fastest growing distributors of electronic components in the world. Since its founding in 1972, Digi-Key has been committed to offering the broadest selection of in-stock electronic components, as well as providing the best service possible to its customers, aiding engineers through the entire design process, from Prototype to Production. This has led the company to be highly ranked year after year in industry surveys in North America as well as Europe and Asia, in categories covering such facets of business as availability of products, speed of service, responsiveness to problems, and more.

Senior Software Engineer

Position Overview

The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for leading the team in how work is accomplished by providing guidance, team development while ensuring excellent customer service. The position's focus is to add value to designs and methodologies, including long range and IT objectives, and to guide the team to successful outcomes.


Must be able to...
  • Perform all Software Engineer tasks|responsibilities at 'mastery' level; demonstrating expertise in Software Engineering processes at Digi-Key
  • Lead in the analysis, presentation and adoption of new or modified work methods, processes, and technology
  • Monitor the quality of the software produced by the team in terms of best practices, architecture, maintainability, durability, and efficacy
  • Lead in the work planning for development tasks
  • Lead the delivery of excellent customer service with urgency and ownership
  • Mentor team members in software craftsmanship and team processes
  • Provide guidance for the team and the business to ensure product integrity
  • Demonstrate proven behavioral skills, including being a team player, sound thinking and judgment, achieving results, relating to people, managing work effectively, and leading by example

Other typical tasks may also include...
  • Contribute to Developer Community of Practice , leading topic discussions and sharing ideas

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Minimum/Essential Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or 4 years relevant work experience
  • 4-8 years of experience in Software Engineering roles
  • Experience with C#, .NET Core, JavaScript, NodeJS, Typescript, ReactJS, RESTFul Web Service, API's, and Swagger
  • Must be detail Orientated
  • Excellent communication, problem solving & customer service skills
  • Continually striving to gather current knowledge and information relevant to business needs in order to achieve results
  • Actively exchange ideas with others and build on their ideas to identify new solutions
  • Demonstrate honesty, integrity, and professionalism at all times
  • Able to work independently or collaboratively and maintain a positive attitude
  • Able to initiate action and build relationships within the department
  • Outstanding planning & Organizational skills
  • Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions
  • Motivate staff to continue developing their skills
  • Actively influence others to be excited and committed to furthering the organization's objectives
  • Generally, spend the workday sitting at a workstation and operating computer devices, such as, but not limited to keyboard, mouse and screen
  • Generally, spend the workday performing repetitive motions that involve or affect the hands, head, and other parts of your body
  • Must demonstrate the following behavioral competencies; analytical capacity, attention to detail, communication proficiency, continuous learning, customer/client focus, developing others, ethical conduct, information seeking, initiative, manages execution, personal effectiveness/credibility, positive attitude, problem solving, professionalism, project management, relationship building, thoroughness, and time management

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or relevant work experience

Digi-Key Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer . We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled, and other diverse candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.

If you are an applicant with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at 1-800-338-4105 or .