Passport Shipping

Software Engineer in Passport Shipping


    Remote (South America) | Semi Senior | Freelance | Programming

Equity offered

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Passport is a modern international shipping carrier built for ecommerce. We’re a growing, ambitious team looking to upend the trillion-dollar international parcel shipping industry through a world-class experience. Passport works with hundreds of DTC brands like Native, Bombas, Betabrand and others to serve their global consumers. At Passport, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the biggest ecommerce merchants in the world and think strategically on how to add value to their international business. See this TechCrunch ( article to understand why brands love us.
Passport is looking for Software Engineers to expand our footprint in Latin America. If you are motivated by working in a collaborative environment, building innovative solutions and being part of a growing team, you could be a great fit for our team.

Job functions

  • Execute full software development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Troubleshoot API errors, looking at JSON requests and responses
  • Construct MySQL queries and data analysis
  • Develop new features in our API using Javascript/Typescript
  • Write well-designed, testable code
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility
  • Document and maintain internal knowledge base articles and resources
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
  • Learn about the world of international shipping
  • Understand our customers’ pain points and needs, collaborate directly with customers, account managers, sales, and support to ensure the success of the customers.

Qualifications and requirements

  • 3+ years software development experience
  • Expertise with Typescript, HTML/CSS and using Github
  • Experience in building cloud based applications on platforms such as AWS
  • Expertise with SQL, REST API Services and JSON and troubleshooting API errors
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly and collaborate with other teams
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn new things, even if it’s outside of your daily responsibilities
  • Accountability - You take ownership of your work, the answers you provide to others, and learn from your mistakes
  • Resourcefulness - You might not have all the answers, but you know how to find them
  • A college graduate with a technical degree or equivalent hands-on experience (Computer Science, Coding Bootcamp, etc.)
  • Proficient in English reading and writing


Equity offered This position includes equity compensation (in the form of stock options or another mechanism).
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Passport Shipping gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy

Locally remote only

Position is 100% remote, but candidates must reside in South America.

About Passport Shipping

At Passport, we approach each other with respect, we engage with each other’s ideas, and we trust each other to deliver. We love to collaborate with one another, and prioritize team bonding experiences, both virtually and in-person. — Passport Shipping's full profile

Software Engineer
Passport Shipping •     Remote (South America)
Requires applying in English