Our Company Simplifying global trade has been Forto's mission from day one. Forto stands for scalable logistics technologies that allows users to own their entire supply chain.
A one-stop shop and single face to the customer that would cover the entire process chain from quotation, booking, document management, track and trace all the way to proactive exception handling and supply chain data analytics.
A growing team of over 350 technology and logistics experts in 10 locations, together with financing totaling over USD 50 million, forms the basis for further growth.
Your Role As a principal architect at Forto
Work with our team (including engineers, chief of staff and software architect) on macro-level architecture design - Create and review architecture design documents
Design and review engineering principles to guide us as we implement the new architecture
Potential regular engagement to keep us on track.
What You Bring
10+ years of experience in the role of software architect
10+ years of experience designing, implementing and maintaining distributed software architectures
Experience with domain-driven design technique and application to large scale software platforms
Proven ability to communicate with upper management, up to C-level
Beneficial : logistics domain knowledge
Beneficial : experience with Infosec and IAM systems
Beneficial : experience with data (pipeline) architectures (e.g. lambda, streaming, etc.)
Why Us - You can look forward to
Personal & Professional Development : Through strong ownership from the first day you will experience a steep learning curve, grow on a professional level and take the next steps to being an Expert or People Lead.
Impact : We are leading the digital transformation of a whole industry and share a high awareness for environmental issues on all levels especially supported by our management.
Team : Join a team of over 30 nationalities and different backgrounds from Tech, Logistics, Business and more. What really matters to us is a caring and welcoming environment where we embrace uniqueness and celebrate diversity.
Working culture : Experience a company culture where we work on eye level, decisions are made quickly and knowledge sharing, as well as mentoring is on our daily agenda.
At present, 40 engineers are working on an event-driven microservice architecture. The stack is based on MongoDB , Nodejs , React , AWS SNS / SQS and K8s on GCP .