Backend Engineer
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Kargo

51-200 employees

Automated logistics technology for real-time freight tracking
Company Overview
Kargo is a logistics technology company that is redefining the industry by integrating freight and data in real-time, using a machine vision system to optimize shipping and receiving at every loading dock. The company's automated data capture system eliminates manual effort, providing real-time updates to existing inventory systems and offering unparalleled visibility into the logistics process. With its ability to flag discrepancies, verify shipments, and provide actionable data, Kargo empowers businesses to make informed decisions, streamline operations, and maintain strong customer relationships.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$33M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

148%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Bash
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
MySQL
Apache Spark
SQL
Apache Kafka
Postgres
AWS
Redis
Apache Hive
MongoDB
Hadoop
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in backend software or infrastructure engineering
  • Experience in python, bash, databases (SQL / Postgres / MySql / Redis / MongoDB), big data platforms (Hadoop / Spark / Kafka / Hive / Pig / Presto), cloud platforms (AWS / GCP / Azure), and API design
  • Experience building high-quality end-to-end data solutions in an agile environment from requirements to production
  • Expert level skills in data integration, data modeling and data architecture
  • Working knowledge of Big Data concepts in organizing both structured and unstructured data
  • Degree in Computer Science or a related quantitative field, or equivalent experience
Responsibilities
  • Build a scalable, performant and robust data infrastructure that enables data ingestion from edge devices, various data processing pipelines, and APIs for frontend data representation