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Senior Engineering Manager (#1011)

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Flexport Inc.
Physical Address
333 N. Green St 12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60607
Job Description

Flexport, Inc. has an opening for a Senior Engineering Manager (#1011) in Chicago, IL. Details are as follows:

Lead technical decisions of engineering team and functional area. Manage a software engineering team and own the architecture design decisions. Decide how to refactor the existing monolithic system to a service-oriented architecture or micro services. Drive the technology vision and roadmap for the team. Expertly design and own technical solutions for broad or complex requirements with insightful, strategic approaches. Work with end users to understand complicated supply chain workflow. Analyze the manual logistic processes, identify areas, and design technology strategy to automate them. Come up with technical solutions and work closely with business users to adopt technical solutions. Describe, analyze, and convinces others about major technical tradeoffs and decisions. Collaborate with other teams to analyze the architecture across teams. Discuss and analyze technical tradeoffs between different technical solutions. Decide and lead the team to implement the solutions. Help build scalable programs that standardize information flow and increase operational capacity. Build and apply agile software development process to quickly iterate software development. Work with business users and product managers to prioritize product and technical backlogs. Build and deliver a highly efficient system to increase operation capacity. Manages five (5) direct reports including: Two (2) Senior Software Engineers and three (3) Software Engineers.

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or foreign equivalent, and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or in a closely related managerial position.

333 N. Green St., Chicago, IL 60607


Position requires three (3) years of experience in each of the following:

1) Building highly scalable web applications; 2) Software development experience with proficiency in languages such as Java, Ruby, or C#; 3) Building software using Agile methodology and using agile tools such as JIRA; 4) Using tools such as Maven, BuildKite, Jenkins, or GitHub.

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Qualified applicants must email resumes to Please reference Job Requisition #1011 and job title when applying.

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