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Turn supply chain documents into data

Full-stack Javascript engineer

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We're backed by $2.5 million from Y Combinator, Cherubic Ventures, AME Cloud and Founders Fund.


Today, Shipamax serves some of the largest players in the bulk shipping industry and is processing 20 million emails & attachments annually. We're currently expanding into our second vertical - the Freight Forwarding market - where we're seeing customers jump at the prospect of applying our technology to automate data entry.


As a Mid or Senior Full-stack Engineer you'll be:

* Developing and improving new products and features
* Ensuring the Shipamax website is lightning fast
* Building beautiful user experiences
* Helping estimate, plan and execute on projects, features, and integrations
* Building and extending our public customer API
* Championing code quality, new technologies, and architectural design within the company
* Technologies we use: React, Redux, CSS, Typescript, Node JS some Python


We have terabytes of data that is processed in a fraction of a second by our backend and served up to our customers around the globe to help them make key business decisions. There are two key things that make this a challenging role:

1. Building a web application that can help users quickly access this data and update it on the fly is challenging and core to our competitive advantage. Users may access Shipamax via desktop or mobile - so we have to be pretty flexible.

2. The data we process and our users workflows can be pretty complex - we have to translate this into a simple, easy to use experience.


You’d be working with a low-ego team of engineers coming from Google, NetApp, AXA among others as well as our team of data scientists.

Experience in logistics not necessary :)

Start date: September - October 2019


This is a full-time position based in Moorgate, London. Please apply to come and meet our team, hear about the projects we’ll be working on next and see if there is a fit.

Requirements

Skills

* You should have a degree in computer science, or strong experience (3+ years) in developing and deploying reliable code.
* You should have 3+ work experience in a professional work environment
* You should feel comfortable developing, reviewing and deploying Javascript/Typescript, React, node.js and CSS
* Experience working on large, complex projects
* Our B2B customers expect Shipamax to be reliable - you should have experience with automated testing and continuous integration

Bonus skills

* experience with AWS
* experience with PostgreSQL

Benefits

* We’re a small but highly effective team
* We offer a competitive salary and equity options
* Everyone gets 25 days of paid annual leave (33 days including bank holidays)
* Company contributions are made towards your pension
* We have regular team activities
* Office snacks

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