Our mission

Cities more than ever need accessible and flexible transit. Our mission is to allow communities of any size, in any place, with any resources to meet the transportation needs of their people.

About us

The Routing Company is a fast-growing tech startup that’s making it possible for any city or community in the world to set up and run its own on-demand transit service. The technology we provide includes our Pingo (ridepingo.com) rider app, driver app, and visualization platform that are all aimed to be easily configurable by our public transit/operator partners.

We recently raised $15m and have been featured in CNBC, TechCrunch, Business Insider, Geekwire, CNN, The Verge, and BBC.

We are a mission-driven, fast-growing team including veterans in ride-sharing and high-growth startups. We value building a culture of transparency, kindness, and diversity of thought. We create equal opportunities for everyone to grow, make an impact, without forgetting to have fun!

Our mission

Cities more than ever need accessible and flexible transit. Our mission is to allow communities of any size, in any place, with any resources to meet the transportation needs of their people.

About us

The Routing Company is a fast-growing tech startup that’s making it possible for any city or community in the world to set up and run its own on-demand transit service. The technology we provide includes our Pingo (ridepingo.com) rider app, driver app, and visualization platform that are all aimed to be easily configurable by our public transit/operator partners.

We recently raised $15m and have been featured in CNBC, TechCrunch, Business Insider, Geekwire, CNN, The Verge, and BBC.

We are a mission-driven, fast-growing team including veterans in ride-sharing and high-growth startups. We value building a culture of transparency, kindness, and diversity of thought. We create equal opportunities for everyone to grow, make an impact, without forgetting to have fun!

About the role

Our mobile applications are the rebar holding together a city's transportation foundations. Our Pingo Rider and Pingo Driver apps allow people to plan, purchase, and execute their movement, from the smallest trip around the block to the longest journey across the city--from a trip to the doctor's office or a ride to a job interview. We are looking for a mobile software engineer who is excited to contribute to our rider and driver mobile applications and therefore help improve the very foundations of our cities. To do so, you will be an integral part of a small and highly motivated team of self-starters, working closely with the CTO developing world-leading technology for the global mobility-on-demand industry. As an early employee, you'll also be able to impact the product and the company culture. You will work in an exciting, fast-paced startup environment with plenty of opportunities to learn and make an impact!

  • Design and implement key parts of the driver and rider mobile applications
  • Collaborate with backend engineers to define request flows and communication interfaces
  • Work with designers to build for the best user experience
  • Contribute to the product direction by proposing innovative solutions, as well as understanding technical limitations
  • Ensure high production reliability of our applications by proper tests, logging, and alerting

Who are you

  • Self-motivated and willing to learn new things and take on new challenges
  • Entrepreneurial and eager to thrive in a startup environment
  • Strong communicator
  • A kind person, highly ethical and accepting of others
  • Passionate about improving public transportation globally

Your background and skills

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent
  • At least 4 years of experience building frontend applications
  • Experience developing and supporting quality production code
  • Ability to collaborate with designers and other engineers to clarify and scope new functionalities
  • Track record of delivering on a tight schedule

Perks:

  • Medical insurance: 100% employer-paid premiums for self and dependents
  • Dental & vision insurance 
  • Health FSA + dependent care FSA
  • 401k through Guideline 
  • Apple computer
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave 
  • Public Transit commuter subsidy
  • $100 monthly balance & growth contribution

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At TRC we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.  The Routing Company is an equal opportunity employer. We aim for every person at The Routing Company to feel like they matter, belong, and can be their authentic selves so they can do their best work. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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