Flexport is hiring a

Data Engineer

San Francisco, United States

Flexport is a platform for global trade in an industry that comprises 12% of the global GDP.  We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack.  We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet.

Exceptional data analytics & engineering is integral in allowing us to fulfill our mission of fixing the user experience in global trade.  As Flexport's first Data Engineer, you'll build and manage Flexport's ETL System from the ground up. You’ll work alongside self-starters interested in solving real-world problems and streamlining the inefficiencies in the complex global trade industry.  You’ll have the opportunity to reshape an industry by creating the new operating system for global trade.

Started in 2013, we've raised $94M from investors that include Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & more.

What you’ll do:

  • Build & manage Flexport's ETL system from the ground up
  • Design versatile systems to accommodate or manipulate complex real world data
  • Collaborate with our world-class Product, Engineering, and Analytics teams to design, implement, and maintain a data warehouse to improve reporting for our customers and team
  • Work with business partners to generate actionable insights that help grow and improve the business
  • Help build scalable programs that standardize information flow and increase operational capacity