Company Description|Job Description
Have you ever worked for a company that actually wanted you to bring your whole self to work every single day?
Tradeshift is a unicorn in the fintech industry. We are disrupting a typically stagnant environment by connecting companies of all sizes & providing them with the platform & network needed to create value from old processes like procurement, invoicing, payments, & workflow. We recognize that business is both messy & social - two revelations that have driven the development of Tradeshift, a platform for all your business interactions.
About The Team
Tradeshift's App Platform Team takes what is unique about a company's supply chain & turns it into a sustainable competitive advantage. There's no single answer for a company aiming to consolidate & digitize their supply chain - that's where our Apps Team comes in. Tradeshift Apps provides individual pluggable applications that work together to cover the different aspects of a business such as procurement, supplier risk, sustainability, finance, etc. We're a team of fun individuals from all different backgrounds, & we're excited to support our new engineers!
Leading team(s) building software to solve big problems & designing solutions with cutting edge technology
Working with customers to gain insight into the world's largest supply chains & working on projects to digitize & provide transparency & traceability across the supply chain.
Acting as a thought leader in developing solutions, from prototyping & high-level system design to application development
Leading teams of forward deployed engineers working with prospects & customers architecting solutions on the front line.
Evangelizing Tradeshift's Platform both internally & with customers
Able to lead discussions to develop strategic direction, roadmap, vision, design, architecture, etc.
Understand the intricacies of the mobile wallet technology (i.e., security, financials, loans, appreciation over time, holding money in wallets, geographic & international compliance & regulations, etc.)
Experienced enough to quickly estimate the level of work required for a system change or project
A dislike of grammatical errors on a personal level
Enjoy talking to customers to understand their needs, & you also enjoy writing code
You can translate sales pitches to system implementations & vice versa
You enjoy the challenge of solving an abstract problem & adopting or building the technology to do it
Good communication skills: To be successful you'll need to work together with many engineers, product teams, sales teams, & customers around the globe
Strong learner: You will need to pick up on how the platform works fast, encompassing many technologies & business areas, from the front-end to the back-end
An appetite for adventure: Working across countries to kick off new product areas & operational platforms will require you to think out of the box & address unforeseen challenges as they come up
Experience with cloud-based architectures as well as build & deployment models
Experience with relational & non-relational databases & database architecture
Experience designing & developing web services & infrastructure
Experience developing web applications with large scope & complexity
Demonstrated results in leading technical design efforts
Tradeshift China allows every employee to come to work just as they are & truly be themselves. We are a unified team with one mission but appreciate & value every employee's diverse background, & encourage them to speak up & share their opinions. The work is exciting, with lots of opportunity for growth.
Our culture began day one when three Danes poured their brains, heart, & guts into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their work with the same amount of pride & passion. One day you might find us having a ping pong matchin the middle of the work day, & then you'll find us handing off projects to colleagues in different time zones so we can continue progress around the clock.
TradeShifters come from various backgrounds & nations, & we all thrive off challenging the status quo. We take pride in nurturing employee happiness, encouraging personal development, & welcoming teammates from all walks of life.
We value diversity & we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Why you might like working here:
- You love autonomy & the freedom to get your work done how you want
- You like sharing your opinions & feeling like they matter
- You want to work for a company that requires you to bring your whole self to work every day: brains, heart, & guts.
- Ambitious, international startup environment in Shanghai, China
- Career & professional development opportunities
- Being part of a super dedicated, agile team of very skilled people
- Revolutionizing the way small businesses do business, & help the world get rid of paper invoices
- A competitive compensation package including bonus
- Trips to tech-camps in United States & Denmark working with & learning from professionals in other countries
- 15 days annual leave, Medical benefit plan, lunch allowance etc.