Shipium: Software Development Manager - Carrier Selection

About Shipium

Shipium is on a mission to solve the ‘Prime problem’ that modern retailers face today—how to make fast, free, and on-time delivery promises a cornerstone of the customer’s shopping experience. We work with both fast-growing companies and well known large retailers to cut costs, speed deliveries, and increase flexibility through great APIs, easy integrations into existing infrastructure, and powerful services optimizing the full retail supply chain.

We’re building tech that connects previously fragmented systems and automates complex supply chain decisions to deliver speed and value across operations.

Founded in 2019 by supply chain technology experts from Amazon and Zulily, the company is on a mission to help every eCommerce company provide its customers a great delivery experience while simultaneously reducing their costs to fulfill orders.


Shipium is looking for a Software Development Manager to manage all aspects of mission-critical services from product ideation through deployment and support. Our team of engineers designs develops, and supports highly available supply chain software systems for enterprise-scale customers. A successful candidate will be a hands-on manager with an established background in developing and operating platforms and services and in developing and hiring extraordinary employees. You will need strong technical skills, great communication skills, and motivation to achieve results in a dynamic fast-paced environment. This manager will collaborate with business teams, product management teams, and other software engineering teams to develop cutting-edge supply chain systems to enable our customers’ businesses, achieve operational excellence, and scale our business. The role also involves driving smaller-scope development projects and building solutions


Hire, lead, and develop talented software engineers responsible for building and managing mission-critical systems. Establish strong relationships with internal partners and peer stakeholders to understand and meet their needs and operate existing systems at high quality. Develop and maintain a culture of innovation and operational efficiency in the team. Manage the design and development of new software solutions to support internal teams, including code reviews, testing, deployment, and post-launch monitoring. Participate in incident management to resolve outages and communicate with both internal and customer audiences as well as participate in calls to resolve outages.


5+ years of hands-on experience building enterprise-scale SaaS software solutions, preferably highly available API-focused RESTful services.

3+ more years of people management experience leading software development teams.

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field.

Proficiency in one or more general-purpose programming languages such as Java, C/C++, Python, JavaScript, Ruby, and Go.Experience designing, building, and operating large-scale distributed systems or web services.

Experience in managing and deploying large-scale software systems.Experience building services in a cloud environment (AWS, GCP, or Azure).Experience with container technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker.

$174,800 - $190,000 a year

At Shipium, Employees enjoy full medical, dental & vision coverage (with 50% coverage for dependents), optional life insurance and long-term disability coverage, a 401(k) retirement plan, fully remote work-from-home options in 21* states, 8 paid weeks of parental leave, 12 paid holidays annually, self-managed vacation time, sick & safety leave, and volunteer time off.

Shipium is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. Women, people of color, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws. If you need reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please email Human Resources ( and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

This applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and mentorships. Shipium makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business.

*Although based out of Seattle, WA, Shipium is 100% remote in the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Washington & Wisconsin.

Shipium participates in E-Verify

We do not provide any type of sponsorship either now or in the future. Only those with Green Cards, US Citizens, or Permanent Residents are eligible.

We do not transfer work visas or hire out of the US or C2C