Senior Software Engineer (Gdańsk, Poland)

aleja Grunwaldzka 413, 80-309 Gdańsk, Poland Req #2549
Thursday, June 20, 2024

See yourself at Odyssey.


Join the team as our new Senior 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 seasoned and innovative full-stack Senior Software Engineer to take on a key role in the development of our Transportation Management System. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will lead the design, development, and implementation of complex software solutions, leveraging your expertise to drive technical excellence and ensure the success of our TMS platform.


In This Role, You Will:

  1. Technical Leadership: Provide technical leadership and guidance to the development team in designing, architecting, and implementing software solutions using Java and Angular technologies.
  2. System Architecture: Architect scalable and maintainable software systems, considering factors such as performance, security, and reliability. Define system architecture and design patterns for projects.
  3. Full Stack Development: Lead the development of both front-end (Angular/React/jQuery) and back-end (Java) components of applications. Ensure seamless integration and compatibility across the entire stack.
  4. Code Quality and Best Practices: Enforce coding standards, best practices, and design patterns within the team. Conduct code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards and quality.
  5. Performance Optimization: Optimize application performance through code refactoring, performance tuning, and implementing best practices. Identify and address performance bottlenecks.
  6. Mentorship and Coaching: Mentor and coach junior engineers, providing guidance on technical challenges, best practices, and professional development. Foster a culture of learning and continuous improvement within the team.
  7. Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams including product managers, designers, and other stakeholders to translate requirements into technical solutions. Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  8. Technical Documentation: Create and maintain technical documentation including architecture diagrams, design documents, and API documentation. Ensure documentation is up-to-date and accessible to the team.



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!



  1. Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  2. 5+ years of professional experience in software development with a strong focus on full stack development.
  3. Expertise in Java and JavaScript web frameworks, with a deep understanding of their ecosystems and best practices.
  4. Familiarity with cloud platforms and services (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
  5. Proven track record of designing and architecting complex software systems.
  6. Strong understanding of software development methodologies, principles, and best practices.
  7. Experience with RESTful APIs and web services. Proficiency in database technologies such as SQL and/or NoSQL databases.
  8. Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  9. Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  10. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Agile development methodologies.
  2. Knowledge of microservices architecture and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  3. Experience with CI/CD pipelines and DevOps practices.
  4. Familiarity with front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.



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