Engineering in San Francisco, CA
Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade. We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack. We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet.
Started in 2013, with a total addressable market of $1 trillion, we've raised $204M from investors that include Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & more.
As a Flexport Solutions Engineer, you will bridge customer, supplier, and carrier systems with the Flexport Platform, creating a highly efficient, predictable and transparent supply chain, unlocking immense value. You will be working with a myriad of clients, from fast growing startup brands to established enterprises. You’ll work alongside self-starters interested in solving real-world problems and streamlining the inefficiencies in the complex global trade industry. And lastly, you’ll build a highly connected network, establishing the operating system of global trade.
As our Solutions Engineer, you’ll get to:
Work with a cross functional, independent Squad comprised of Solutions Manager, Supply Chain Experts, and Business Analysts
Become a technical expert on global trade and the Flexport platform
Implement solutions to solve clients supply chain needs
Create highly scalable, repeatable processes and solutions
Collaborate with Flexport Product and Engineering to provide customer feedback and product direction
Join forces with Flexport Data Engineering and Data Science to create client data solutions
Team up with Flexport Sales and Operational Squads to answer client questions and develop training
We’re looking for a Solutions Engineer who brings:
5+ years of technical consulting and solution architectureexperience
A strong software development background, with the ability to code fluently in Java, Python, Ruby, C# or another modernlanguage
A deep understanding of integration standards and transports
Demonstrated experience delivering solutions with enterprise integrations platforms like Mulesoft, Dell Boomi, Tibco, BEA or similar
Demonstrated experience consuming APIs
Experience with integrating SaaS and on-prem ERP, Fulfillment, Order Management, or Warehouse Management systems
The ability to manage multiple, complex integrations in parallel
Working knowledge of various SDLC including Agile and Waterfall
Experience leading multiple external parties, including customer’s system integrators
Experience leading technical integration workshops
Enthusiasm for world travel - you’re a globetrotter who can participate in extensive travel
What’s in it for you?
As a founding member of the Flexport Services organization, you will help develop customer focused processes and culture from the ground up
Be a thought leader on an impactful & innovative engineering team
Meaningful equity in a startup growing their business 20% every month
Solution ownership - work with peers to develop innovative supply chain solutions
A wonderful opportunity to travel the world