Portchain is an exciting fast growing tech company where you will work with an incredible team on applications with a truly global impact. We are therefore seeking a talented Principal Software Engineer to join our expanding software engineering team that uses data, mathematical modeling, machine learning, and optimization to support our users in getting full transparency on their operations and make better planning decisions.
Tasks and Responsibilities
- Analyse and review the code base to ensure security and scalability
- Suggest and plan for improvements of the code base with the Team Lead and Head of Engineering
- Guide problem solving and architectural decisions within the team and across the company
- Participate in the development of new features and maintenance of the code base. This includes code reviews and actual programming
- Maintain and improve code integrity and maintainability
- 15 years minimum of professional experience in Software Engineering
- Experience with any or all of the following technologies: Node.js, React, TypeScript
- Experience in building and organizing distributed systems
- Ability to write well structured architecture documents
- Good knowledge of technology across several domains
- Previous professional experience working remotely
- Solid analytical and problem solving skills paired with the ability to develop creative and efficient solutions
- Energized by complex and creative individual and team problem solving
- Experience with Python
- Experience with building B2B and consumer quality products, enabling business capability and goals through technology
Portchain (www.portchain.com) is a Danish startup founded in 2017 by three McKinsey alums with the goal to solve the hardest planning problems in container shipping through software and industrial analytics. We apply cutting-edge machine learning and optimization through an industry leading customer experience to container carriers and terminals to optimize their key planning processes and create a step-change in productivity.
Want to join our team?
If you think that you would be a good fit for Portchain and the role of Principal Software Engineer, please send your resume and a brief cover letter that explains why you would be a good fit at Portchain to [email protected] in order to apply.
Please let Portchain know you found this job on Himalayas. This will help us grow!
About this role
May 15th, 2021
Job posted on
October 23rd, 2020
Portchain is hiring for this role in the following timezones:
About the companyPortchain's AI planning solutions maximize utilization and capacity for terminals and carriers. We focus on solving the hardest planning problems in shipping Work at Portchain At Portchain the work...
We'll keep you updated when the best new remote jobs pop up.