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Staff Software Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Francisco, CA, USA • Bellevue, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • Figure out the most efficient way for our customers and partners to participate in the process of moving freight across borders
  • Refine systems to ingest documents, digitize them, and handle discrepancies
  • Automate archaic filing processes and save our customs brokers thousands of messages, phone calls, and clicks
  • Ingest incremental and large updates to a client's product library, facilitating a self-serve customs experience
  • Deliver supply chain insights to logistics teams via a world-class analytics experience
  • Bring trade to everyone in the world
  • 8+ years of experience writing software, and a strong engineering background
  • Experience as a generalist working on both the frontend and backend to provide the best solutions for users
  • A love of simple, well-tested code that is easy to extend and hard to break
  • A bias for action. When you see a problem, you solve it
  • The ability to convey technical ideas in common terms to business partners, product managers, designers and engineers alike
  • Experience effectively and reliably delivering large projects, including breaking the projects down into smaller pieces
  • Experience in Java, Ruby, Rails, React, GraphQL, PostgreSQL
  • Design systems that represent the real-world intricacies of customs, such as global tariff classifications, client product management, free trade agreements, and partner government agencies
  • Work closely with business partners, product managers, and design to distill complex business problems into elegant technical solutions
  • Craft the engineering vision and own the technical landscape, for a major domain in the world of logistics that is essential to global trade
  • Think big picture and dive deep into the domain and communicate the architecture of Customs systems to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Build and launch products rapidly and incrementally. We ship to production dozens of times each day
  • Mentor and coach more junior engineers in the team to write modular, testable code and design scalable solutions

1,001-5,000 employees

Global freight forwarder and logistics platform
Company Overview
Flexport's mission is to make global trade easy for everyone. The company operates a digitally enabled freight forwarding platform that helps other businesses to transport and store goods across the globe.
  • Free Food
  • Company Social Outings
  • Health & Wellness
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • PTO / Vacation Policy
  • Paid Holidays
  • Maternity / Paternity Leave
  • Financial Benefits
  • 401K / Retirement Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Company Core Values
  • Empower Your Client
  • Play The Long Game
  • Fill The Gap
  • Embrace Change
  • Practice Candor