GOGOVAN is the first app-based platform for transporting goods in Asia, which is dedicated in offering excellent transportations and logistics system through innovative technology. The GOGOVAN app was created to connect individuals and businesses directly to thousands of drivers for their real-time logistic...
GOGOVAN is the first app-based platform for transporting goods in Asia, which is dedicated in offering excellent transportations and logistics system through innovative technology. The GOGOVAN app was created to connect individuals and businesses directly to thousands of drivers for their real-time logistic needs, and to redefine the everyday logistics experience by providing a convenient and efficient service. Over the years, GOGOVAN has expanded its business from Hong Kong to Singapore, South Korea, Mainland China, Taiwan and India and will continue to expand globally.

Senior Software Engineer (Platform)

Job level Senior
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Freight Forwarding / Logistics / Delivery / Warehousing
Job function Information Technology > Software Development
Information Technology > System Architect
Information Technology > Testing
Published On 09/12/2019
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This role will be part of our software delivery team and build our Platform. Our Platform fuels the growth of GOGOVAN in multiple regions through APIs and internal tools. Our engineers cooperate with different stakeholders in a cross-functional team. Each team is dedicated to discover and solve problems in a particular area. Our challenges mainly focus on localization, geo-spatial and decoupling current service offerings.

You will:

  • solve complex software engineering problems and build resilient production systems
  • debug and prevent production issues of our Platform
  • explore new technology to enhance the product possibilities in areas such as geospatial, logistics, computer vision and more.
  • improve Platform continuously in performance, observability etc.
  • compose and evolve platform architecture and coding standard
  • lead initiatives to improve the capability and resiliency of Platform

You may fit this role if you:

  • have substantial server-side development experience, preferably Ruby on Rail, Elixir, Golang or Java.
  • hold a high bar of standard in testing and operating any production systems.
  • are obsessed with automating yourself out of your current job.
  • think about and solve problems in terms of systems and services.
  • have fun in building prototypes with new technology.
  • enjoy collaborating with different subject matter experts.
  • brave enough to tune production systems setup
  • have experience in distributed computing patterns and tools such as enterprise design patterns, Kubernetes and Kafka.

Possible areas you will be working on:

  • Build and iterate APIs to service different personas on our Platform, e.g. drivers, business owners.
  • Build tools to super-power our regional operation teams
  • Build tools to beef up our fellow software engineers

Over the years, GOGOVAN has expanded its business from Hong Kong to Singapore, South Korea, Mainland China, India, and Taipei City and will continue to expand globally. In August 2017, GOGOVAN merged with 58 Suyun, the leader in Mainland China’s intra-city logistics market, and increased GOGOVAN’s presence to over 300 cities, with more than 8 million registered drivers under its network.

We offer an attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience, and fringe benefits including bonus, annual leave, medical insurance and MPF.

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