Loadsmart · Sep 2nd 2020
Who we are: Loadsmart aims to move more with less. We combine great people and innovative technology to more efficiently move freight throughout North America. Our focus is on designing and building the best tools for our team and our customers, using machine learning models to connect freight with trucks. We automate with algorithms and scale with integrations to better match supply and demand. In doing this we reduce wasted fuel and lost time, cutting out empty miles for motor carriers and providing cost savings and instant booking for shippers.
Who you are: You believe in game-changing innovations and are excited about reimagine a 700 billion dollar industry. You take your impact seriously. You are passionate about building solutions that create sustainable, resilient, long-lasting value. You are a first-rate software engineer, with experience and a proven ability to think strategically, creatively, commercially, programmatically.
The role: We are looking for a Senior Python Back End Engineer to work remotely based in Brazil. You'll join us in obsessing about transformational technology as part of our backend team. You should have experience and a proven ability to use experimental ideas to develop new solutions, build new products, and create new concepts.
Roll up your sleeves and develop code from day one
Actively contribute to and support the design, deployment, and maintenance of critical systems
Partner with and support all members of our creative, tight-knit team
Exercise your intuitive ability for creative problem solving and contagious positive passion to solve challenging and exciting problems and inspire those around you
Move seamlessly from high-altitude thinking to the tangible and practical as a productive member of a lean software development team
Communication. You’re very comfortable communicating in English (both written and spoken) - you will work in an international team with native and non native english speakers
Native proficiency in Portuguese language
Programming experience in Python, knowledge in asyncio and aiohttp are a plus
Experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL) and key-value databases (Redis)
Experience with testing your own development code
Experience with AWS, Kubernetes and Terraform are a plus
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field would be cool, but it is not mandatory