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Business:  Navis
Job Function:  Engineering

Remote, US

Apply by:  23-07-2020

Consultant II

Making Your Next Move Count


At Navis you will find a rewarding career where you can thrive at every level. We invest in our teammates through offering competitive compensation and benefits, progressive training opportunities that empower employees to achieve total (physical, financial, social & community) wellbeing. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you will find a strong work-life balance and a deep commitment to developing you. Navis’ culture thrives on teamwork and diversity. So, bring your unique perspective and talent to Navis and thrive in your every work day!


Navis LLC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.


Position Summary



Octopi by Navis is a modern SaaS platform for mixed-cargo terminals and inland container depots. The company was started in Miami in 2015 and acquired by Navis in 2019 to better serve the long tail of smaller container and mixed cargo terminal operators that are critical nodes in the global supply chain. Octopi has global customers in 5 different continents. Our distributed team is passionate about solving real problems for our customers and making the global supply chain more efficient with software that is easy to implement and to use.  

We are looking for a mid-level Consultant with 3-5 years implementation experience in SaaS technologies and/or enterprise level software. The right candidate is regarded as a leader in his/her current team and is adept in managing multiple on-going project implementations while also being willing and able to contribute to improving process methodology for scaling the Octopi SaaS-based TOS solution. We need a person that’s going to help take Octopi to the next level of success as terminals around the world continue to utilize our platform. Implementation responsibilities include business requirements gathering, driving a client’s configuration and testing and guiding a customer to a successful launch.  He/She must be curious, fearless, customer-driven and possess a passion for delivering user-friendly software.




  • Own the implementation of Octopi’s SaaS based Terminal Operation System solution for customers 
  • Work with customers to define, prioritize, and document their business and operational requirements
  • Define requirements to integrate technology solutions
  • Assess software solution options and define conceptual solution design, in conjunction with systems engineers
  • Advocate for customer objectives throughout the project lifecycle
  • Provide domain expertise, especially in the areas of ocean cargo, logistics, and terminal operations
  • Immediately contribute to continual improvement of the solution’s documentation and methodology
  • Add thought capital to a growing Octopi organization




  • Bachelor’s or Master’s - Degree in Engineering, Business or related disciplines with a cumulative GPA 3.2 or higher
  • Minimum 3 years experience in SaaS or enterprise-level system implementations and methodology 
  • Excellent English written and oral communications skills
  • Exceptional leadership and organizational skills
  • Able to work extended hours under tight deadlines
  • Able to multi-task and successfully meet objectives
  • Technical savvy - ability to program, configure and integrate systems to achieve required result
  • Detail oriented, hardworking and self-motivated
  • Willing to travel up to 50% (international travel likely)




  • Fluency in multiple languages

  • Experience in producing e-learning guides in writing and/or video

  • Transportation domain knowledge, especially shipping/intermodal/container operations

  • Experience in container terminal projects or complex logistics automation projects

  • Experience with related systems such as transportation management, warehouse management, automation, cargo tracking or RFID

  • Knowledge of networking technologies, relational database or cloud-based enterprise solutions


About Navis



Navis is the global market leader in a multi-billion dollar industry building and implementing maritime terminal operating systems, optimization and automation solutions at ports around the world. From Long Beach to Hong Kong, Dubai to Brazil, and Rotterdam to Busan, Navis delivers mission critical enterprise software that is at the heart of running a terminal and services to optimize operations. We are an innovative and profitable maritime platform striving to make global trade smarter, safer, and more sustainable for everyone by connecting multiple systems to support a more efficient global container flow. Most of the material goods in the world are transported in containers using our software.

Culturally, Navis is organized around our Guiding Principles for Success (GPS). Commitment to our core principles is an essential ingredient for success for our team members. Our GPS are Smart Operators, Customer Obsessed, Forging the Future and Better Together.


Nearest Major Market: Eugene

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