BlueCargo

BlueCargo builds software for trucking companies to optimize their…

Senior Backend / Full Stack Engineer

$130K - $180K / 0.01%
Location
Los Angeles / New York, NY, US / Remote (United States)
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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About the role

BLUECARGO


Blue Cargo is a pioneering technology company in the logistics and supply chain industry. We are at the forefront with our innovative freight audit solutions and lead the industry in tracking container data. Our platform aggregates data from multiple sources, providing a single, streamlined interface for superior logistics management. This comprehensive approach ensures accuracy, transparency, and efficiency in freight cost management and cargo tracking. Our commitment to innovation and sustainability drives us to continually transform the logistics landscape, making it more reliable and accessible for businesses globally.

Founded by two female entrepreneurs who graduated from the Y Combinator 2018 batch, BlueCargo has successfully raised a Series A in 2022. We are at the beginning of an exciting growth phase, having already developed product-market fit, a working platform, and hundreds of daily active users.

If working to bring technology to the logistics industry sounds exciting, then we’d like to connect with you! We are looking for an experienced Back-end/Full Stack Engineer engineer with a startup mindset.

Our Current Tech

  • Technical stack: Python / Django (Backend), Javascript (Frontend), AWS services (Lambda, RDS, S3), PostgreSQL (Database), CircleCI and other continuous integration tools
  • Tech team: 12 engineers (+ 5 people in the product team)
  • Location: Los Angeles or remote

OPPORTUNITY OVERVIEW


Mission/Responsibilities

As a Backend/Full stack Engineer at Blue Cargo, you will play a crucial role in building the platform technology and infrastructure that drives our product delivery. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with various internal stakeholders including product managers, designers, data scientists, and other software engineers.
  • Translating product requirements and technical designs into well-engineered, low-defect, robust code.
  • Researching new technologies and methodologies to improve the architecture, software components, user experience, and development processes.
  • Performing extensive unit testing, system testing, and regression testing to ensure reliability and efficiency.

Qualifications

In addition to the following technical skills, we are looking for PROBLEM SOLVERS with an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • 5+ years of Python engineering experience, developing and deploying software using Agile methodologies.
  • Solid development skills in at least one of the following languages: Python, JavaScript (preferably Typescript), or Go.
  • Experienced in building data management platforms.
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and oversee complex tasks while prioritizing multiple projects based on strategic goals.
  • Interest or experience in logistics and/or supply chain management.
  • Startup experience.
  • Experience working on cloud infrastructure, especially AWS.
  • Frontend experience in React, or a strong appetite to learn it.

Classification

  • Perks: Medical benefits + unlimited PTO
  • Fun perks: flexible and international environment
  • Support/Community: Enjoy being a member of a Y Combinator company!

About BlueCargo

BlueCargo provides real-time information for trucking companies that move cargo from marine ports to first warehouses. We are building a platform that will be a one-stop shop for truckers to dispatch, schedule their workload and move containers efficiently

Our startup was founded by two female entrepreneurs, graduated from Y Combinator (2018 batch), and has raised a 4 million seed round. We are at the beginning of an exciting growth phase where we have already developed product-market fit, a working platform, and hundreds of daily active users. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to grow the team and deliver a product to bring us to the next level.

If working to bring technology to the logistics industry sounds exciting, then we’d like to connect with you! We are looking for a highly experienced professional who has created several full stack web applications and has experience with AWS.

BlueCargo
Founded:2018
Team Size:35
Location:Los Angeles, CA
Founders
Alexandra Griffon
Alexandra Griffon
Founder
Laura Theveniau
Laura Theveniau
Founder