Software Engineer at Shippit

Technology, Full-time, Sydney sydney engineering full-time
Posted 20 days ago

Shippit is a powerful technology engine that is revolutionising how the world sends anything, to anyone, located anywhere. Logistics infrastructure is a sophisticated beast, and we’re not only improving the experience for everyone involved, we’re impacting the planet in a positive manner. Our deliveries are already 100% Carbon Neutral. While Australian founded, we’re truly global in our approach and have the benefit of being a free moving startup yet with the security of impacting a growing industry that needs some love and attention.

The technology team at Shippit lives and breathes by one core value:  ‘We make good sh*#’. From deploying to new geographies to building next-generation products, and taking the microservices journey, there’s no better time to join a vibrating team already strong of several world-class software engineers. As a Software Engineer at Shippit, you are responsible for participating in the development of product features through all the phases of the software development cycle, working alongside one of our Product Manager and more senior engineers. As part of the engineering team, you will have a direct impact on our customers. Our cross-functional teams own new features, maintenance and monitoring in their business area,  shipping code several times a day.

This Software Engineering role will sit within our carrier squad to help build a solid foundation in Shippit's carrier space. It will be critical in supporting Shippit's fast expansion and next-gen innovation in the marketplace.

The Role

  • Work with the carrier team to discover and deliver robust integrations and custom features between Shippit and Carrier partners
  • Apply software craftsmanship to maintain and improve the current way of integrations
  • Learn and develop domain knowledge in logistics to help solve customer problems
  • Participate in design for the next-generation integration roadmap
  • This role will see you digging into our Ruby on Rails monolith, then progress forward to develop skills in Typescript, Kafka and Kubernetes.
  • The Requirements

  • 3+ yrs experience in software development
  • A positive mindset of continuous improvement and learning
  • Team player with no egos and good self-reflection ability
  • Passionate about building testable and extendable solutions
  • Ideally Ruby commercial experience
  • We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen!

    Our core values haven’t changed since launch, and we adopt and celebrate these values in our day-to-day. We love to push the envelope to break though old norms, make good sh*t taking passion and pride in our work, have a laugh through the good and challenging times and, we are good humans - we have heart and want to improve the world we live in whilst having fun along the way.

    We’re a phenomenal place to work, and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #8 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2020. We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen.

    We have an overriding focus on wellness and are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, parental leave and so much more!

    “We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to responding to every applicant”