Product Manager at BlueCargo (S18)
BlueCargo builds software for trucking companies to optimize their dispatch of container from the port terminal to first warehouses.
Los Angeles
Full-time
3+ years
About BlueCargo

BlueCargo provides real-time information for trucking companies that move cargo from marine ports to first warehouses. We are building a platform that will be a one-stop shop for truckers to dispatch, schedule their workload and move containers efficiently

Our startup was founded by two female entrepreneurs, graduated from Y Combinator (2018 batch), and has raised a 4 million seed round. We are at the beginning of an exciting growth phase where we have already developed product-market fit, a working platform, and hundreds of daily active users. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to grow the team and deliver a product to bring us to the next level.

If working to bring technology to the logistics industry sounds exciting, then we’d like to connect with you! We are looking for a highly experienced professional who has created several full stack web applications and has experience with AWS.

About the role
Skills: SQL, Data Analytics

About Blue Cargo

BlueCargo is building software to handle transportation of containers from the ports to the first warehouses by truck - also called first mile delivery. We are bringing the Freight Tech revolution.

The startup was founded by two female entrepreneurs, graduated from Y Combinator (2018 batch), and has raised a 4 million seed round. We are at the beginning of an exciting growth phase where we have already developed product-market fit, a working platform, and hundreds of daily active users.

Opportunity

We’re looking for a Product Manager to deliver an ambitious roadmap including opening a new target audience (new types of users), extending the Enterprise customers and expanding to new port in the US.

As one of the early employees at BlueCargo, you will be responsible for the product planning and execution throughout the Product Lifecycle, including: gathering and prioritising product and customer requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering, sales, marketing and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met.

Requirements

  • Evalute market opportunities
  • Run customers’ interviews and user researches
  • Complete data analysis to understand the next best opportunity for the company
  • Deliver Product Requirements Documents
  • Work with cross-functional teams (design, engineering, sales, operations) to prioritise features and scope projects
  • Deliver features from conception to production launch (with testing)

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience as Product Manager, ideally at a Series A’s startup
  • BA/BS in relevant field
  • Self-starter mentality with a passion for technology, best practices, and research
  • Previous experience managing product requirements, deliverables, and documentation
  • Process-driven and detail-oriented
  • Proficient in SQL (Python is a plus)
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with stakeholders at all levels of the organisation
  • High energy and capable of multitasking

Classification

  • Excellent and caring work culture
  • Perks: Medical benefits + unlimited PTO
  • Fun perks: flexible and international environment
  • Support/Community: Enjoy being a member of a Y Combinator company!
Technology

Our current tech:

Stack: Python/Django (Backend), React/JS (Frontend), AWS services (Lambda, RDS, S3), PostgreSQL (Database), Node-Red, CircleCI and other continuous integration tools Team: 3 engineers

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