Job Openings Sr Backend Software Developer

About the job Sr Backend Software Developer

Backend Engineer

Our integrations team manages our third-party integrations, which allow us to ingest orders and shipments, synchronize with ERPs and dedicated financial systems, track shipments, monitor carrier compliance, and unlocks a massive network of carriers. We're a cross functional team that includes a PM, multiple backend engineers, informatica engineers, frontend engineer, qa engineer, and a product designer. Our major initiatives include EDI connectivity, tracking shipments using electronic logging devices (ELDs), and integrating with ERP systems via APIs. We'd love for you to join us and build the future.

What youll do when you get here:

  • Consistently ship high-quality code to production

  • Build for perf and high availability

  • Eliminate alot of data entry and busywork for our most important customers

  • Clean up messes. You'll refactor our technical debt into organized, efficient services

  • Maintain quality standards. Stay up to date on best practices and enforce them with code reviews

  • Write beautiful Python microservices, lambdas, and workers that rely on our event architecture

  • Work closely with product to refine ideas and turn hifi designs into reality

  • Proactively find problems or gaps in our codebase and fix them

  • Own your apps: Fix, bugs, talk to users, and regularly update your existing applications

  • Write unit tests

What you need to have:

Senior and mid-level candidates

A self-starter that can get stuff done with little supervision. We expect for you to fill in the blanks and work with your teammates to get it launched.

Ability to empathize with our users and really listen to their requirements

Strong CS fundamentals, deep experience in a modern backend (Django, Rails, Spring), database modeling (ORM or raw), and a desire to learn and master your craft

An understanding of application performance (Big-O and profiling) and data structures

You were raised on the cloud (AWS, GCP) and are comfortable living in a containerized world

What is Preferred:

  • You've worked in the logistics industry

  • Experience with Python frameworks like Django, Flask, and Fast API

  • Devops Knowledge - Docker, Jenkins, Terraform

  • Experience with an event architecture

  • You've written enterprise integrations

  • NoSQL Experience (Mongo, Redis)