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Manager I, Engineering and Technology

Lowell, AR - JB Hunt Corporate


Job Title:
Manager I, Engineering and Technology

Engineering & Science

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general direction, this position is responsible for managing a team that is tasked with creating, modifying, testing and implementing technologies to meet the business’ demand. This position is responsible for structuring project work amongst the team, prioritizing projects to meet various development stages and execute new on schedule.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides limited input into informing project budgets by requesting necessary resources; capable of informing project scopes and timelines.
  • Drives the execution of a limited number of projects by employing implementation practices in order to achieve project goals.
  • Communicates and exemplifies organizational culture within employee base.
  • Manages employee development by evaluating goal progress, providing feedback, and employing development techniques to enable employees to realize their potential.
  • Ensures team adherence to company policies, procedures, and standards by coaching employees in required practices or applying corrective actions.
  • Builds relationships between and collaborates with management roles within the company to support department effectiveness.
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders by evaluating project results in order to ensure that expected outcomes are occurring.
  • The role will require both technical expertise and contribution to the team’s work queue as well as strong desire to lead and mentor associates.

  • The team provides 24x7 operational support to the server engineering teams.

  • The team also provides support for production release deployments and patching of servers.

  • The team leverages offshore and 2nd shift staff to cover the hours and the manager will need to be prepared to cover the hours and develop a good working relationship with all shifts.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Business Administration/Management, Information Technology, or related field, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 2 years of Project Management or IT Management experience.
  • Knowledge of server administration.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate has experience as a Windows and/or Linux server engineer with experience leading technical people. 
  • Knowledge of networks, SSIS, SSRS, IWS, DataPower and EDI.

Bachelors: Business Administration/Management (Required), Bachelors: Information Technology (Required), Bachelors: Computer Engineering (Required), Bachelors: Industrial Engineering

Work Experience:
Management-Entry Level, Project Management

Job Opening ID:
00451228 Manager I, Engineering and Technology (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Posted 8 Days Ago

Full time


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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.