Senior Software Engineer - Carriers Network - Python
Posted on Thursday, July 27, 2023
Founded in 2012, EasyPost is a YC unicorn whose mission is to make shipping simple for businesses, from garage startups to the Fortune 500. Shipping, now more than ever, is the backbone of the global economy, but integrating the technology-enabled operations of a modern business with the low-tech and complex shipping industry has always been a challenge. EasyPost solves this problem with the first developer-friendly REST API for shipping, and we continue to push boundaries and discover new ways to simplify shipping for all. Our team is rapidly growing, and this is the perfect time to get on board. Join us, and help build the shipping infrastructure of the future.
About the role:
As a Senior Software Engineer working on the Carrier Network team, you will play a pivotal role in our dynamic engineering team, working on the creation and maintenance of carrier integrations. Your crucial technical decisions will influence the future of our growing company. The ideal candidate thrives in tackling challenging problems and is adept at working collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
What you will do:
o Build new features and products for the EasyPost API
o Optimize and build carrier integrations for performance and scale
o Integrate our software with carriers around the world
o Participate in code designs, planning meetings, and code reviews
o Write high-quality software using Python and some Ruby
o Analyze/debug performance issues
o Take ownership of major features
o Bachelor’s Degree
o 8+ years of software development experience, master’s degree and 6+ years of software development experience, or equivalent related work experience.
o Strong experience with Python
o Experience with REST, HTTP/HTTPS protocols
o Ownership of integrating 3rd party APIs a plus
o Strong desire to work in a fast-paced, start-up environment with multiple releases a day
o A passion for working as part of a team - you love connecting and collaborating with others
O Experience with Ruby is a plus but is not required
What We Offer:
o Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
o Competitive compensation package and equity
o 401(k) match
o Monthly work from home stipend of $50 net
o Flexible work schedule and paid time off
o Collaborative culture with a supportive team
o A great place to work with unlimited growth opportunities
o The opportunity to make massive contributions at a hyper-growth company
o Make an impact on a product helping ship millions of packages per day
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"EasyPost is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law."
To be considered for this position, you must be authorized and based in the United States.