Software Engineer (Gdańsk, Poland)

aleja Grunwaldzka 413, 80-309 Gdańsk, Poland Req #2548
Thursday, June 20, 2024

See yourself at Odyssey.


Join the team as our new Software Engineer!


Who We Are & Why We’re Hiring

Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation (Odyssey) is a global logistics provider. Our adaptive approach to solving modern logistics challenges differentiates us in the markets we serve. Odyssey Logistics & Technology’s specialized multimodal expertise is the strategic foundation that provides clients with a full-service offering across our four operating divisions including intermodal, freight forwarding, transport & warehousing, and managed services.


Odyssey’s multimodal services offer cost-effective, end-to-end freight solutions equipped to deliver on evolving customer requirements.  Combined, Odyssey delivers innovative, high-value logistics services & technology solutions to support diverse customer requirements. In addition to being certified by the American Chemistry Council as a Responsible Care® partner company we consistently exceed customer expectations by integrating analytics, carrier relationships, specialized assets, sustainability strategies and deep international expertise. Our unique approach ensures that customer shipments keep moving at full speed, even in the face of ever-changing market headwinds.


Based in vibrant office district in Gdańsk Oliwa, Odyssey is on a journey to constantly innovate logistics. We’re actively recruiting for this key, high profile role in the company because we have experienced tremendous growth and would love for you to join us! 


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About the Job:

We are seeking a talented and motivated full-stack Software Engineer to join our team. As a Software Engineer responsible for developing our Transportation Management System, you will play a key role in designing, developing, and implementing high-quality software solutions that meet the needs of our clients and contribute to the success of our TMS platform.


In This Role, You Will:

  1. Design and Development: Design, develop, and implement high-quality software solutions using Java and JavaScript web frameworks.
  2. Full Stack Development: Work on both the front-end (Angular/React/jQuery) and back-end (Java) components of applications to ensure seamless integration and functionality.
  3. Database Management: Develop and optimize database schemas and queries to ensure efficient data storage and retrieval.
  4. Testing and Debugging: Write unit tests and conduct thorough testing of applications to ensure reliability, scalability, and performance. Debug and troubleshoot issues as needed.
  5. Code Reviews: Participate in code reviews to maintain code quality, consistency, and best practices.
  6. Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams including product managers, designers, and other developers to translate requirements into technical solutions.
  7. Continuous Improvement: Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies. Continuously seek opportunities to improve processes, tools, and technologies used in development.
  8. Documentation: Create and maintain technical documentation such as design documents, API documentation, and user guides.


Qualifications and Key Skills

We recognize not all applicants have every skill or qualification to match a job description exactly. Odyssey values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets most required qualifications to apply. While having “desired” qualifications make for a strong candidate, we encourage applicants with alternative experiences to also apply. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table!


Required Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  2. Proven experience in software development with expertise in Java and JavaScript web frameworks.
  3. Knowledge of cloud platforms and services (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
  4. Strong understanding of software development methodologies, principles, and best practices.
  5. Experience with RESTful APIs and web services.
  6. Proficiency in database technologies such as SQL and/or NoSQL databases.
  7. Familiarity with front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  8. Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  9. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  10. Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Agile development methodologies.
  2. Familiarity with distributed version control systems such as Git.
  3. Experience with microservices architecture.
  4. Familiarity with DevOps practices and tools.



This is a hybrid in-office role in Gdańsk, Poland


We offer a generous compensation and benefits package including:

  • Medical plan including dental and rehabilitation treatments;
  • Lunch card;
  • Benefit points, incl. Multisport and vendor discounts;
  • Hybrid work, 3 days of office presence per week;
  • IT equipment for your working space at home. 


No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in Poland.


Odyssey is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other classification protected under applicable law.

Odyssey does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.

Other details

  • Job Family Technology
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Job Start Date Thursday, August 1, 2024
Location on Google Maps
  • aleja Grunwaldzka 413, 80-309 Gdańsk, Poland