This brand new leadership role sits in our Amsterdam office. Due to our exciting growth we are looking to expand our Amsterdam tech team with a new team to take care of the Security & the Infrastructure of our business.
This is a rare opportunity to build a new capability in Europe, leading & hiring a team of world class engineers & analyst who will play a key role in building the first modern logistics platform
You will be the first Engineer Manager into the Security team in Amsterdam however certainly will not be alone! You will be supported by our Site Reliability Engineers, & reporting to our Director Information Security Operations in the US. It will be your role to grow this function in Amsterdam. You will be tasked with hiring, mentoring, developing & empowering this new team to achieve a high level of technical productivity, reliability, & simplicity. Working closely with our business partners & the product manager to distill complex business problems into robust technical solutions
You should have:
You will have a proven track record in building teams & managing engineers in a fast paced dynamic environment. And will thrive on the fact that no two days are the same, having the ability to flex & pivot your style & teams to focus accordingly. You will have the ability to set technical vision & drive results. Having strong stakeholder management skills ensuring cross functional collaboration but at the same time will enjoy getting into the detail & not be scared to roll up your sleeves & get in the weeds to ensure you & your team get results.
Worried about not having any freight forwarding experience? Dont be! Were building the first Operating System for Global Trade. Thats why its incredibly important for us to bring people from diverse backgrounds & experiences together with our industry veterans to help move the freight forwarding industry forward
Why youll want it:
If you are looking for a role where you can make a difference at a global level then this is for you! In this challenging leadership role you will be driving this key initiative that is at the forefront of reshaping the entire logistics & supply chain industries. Youll work alongside self-starters interested in solving real-world problems & streamlining the inefficiencies in the complex global trade industry. Youll have the opportunity to reshape an industry by creating the new operating system for global trade.
Are you ready for the challenge? Then apply now & truly have the opportunity to make a global difference.
We believe trade can move the human race forward. Thats why its our mission to make global trade easy for everyone. Flexport is building the platform for global logistics, empowering buyers, sellers & their logistics partners with the technology & services to grow & innovate. Today, companies of all sizesfrom emerging brands to Fortune 500suse Flexport technology to move more than $10B of merchandise across 112 countries every year.
Worried about not having any logistics experience?
Dont be! Our mission is to make global trade easy for everyone. Thats why its important to bring people from diverse backgrounds & experiences together with our industry veterans to help move the global logistics industry forward.
We know this industry is complex. Thats why we invest in education starting day one with Flexport Academy, a one week intensive onboarding program designed specifically to set every new Flexport employee up for success.
At Flexport, our ability to fulfill our mission of making global trade easy for everyone relies on having a diverse, dedicated & engaged workforce. That is why Flexport is committed to creating & nurturing an environment where anyone can be their authentic self. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical & mental disability, health status, marital & family status, sexual orientation, gender identity & expression, military & veteran status, & any other characteristic protected by applicable law.