Work at Portchain

At Portchain the work environment is fast-paced and dynamic, as we are constantly challenging ourselves to deliver leading-edge solutions for our clients. A career at Portchain means working on some of the toughest problems in the shipping industry and challenging the status quo. While we attract top talents based on their desire to solve complex problems, we also believe in a transparent work environment with a healthy work-life balance.

Fun and ambitious

A diverse team brought together by a common vision to build leading edge solutions to the shipping industry.

When joining Portchain, you will not only embark on a new professional adventure. You will become part of a diverse and multinational team of people who care for each other.

Our company culture is built on a collaborative and friendly work environment, promoting mutual respect, feedback and transparency as core values. The dynamic of our diverse team contributes to a steep learning curve, where you get exposed to all business functions. We have a flat hierarchy, communicating informally across all levels of seniority.

Even though our team is working from different parts of the world, we regularly get together to push new ideas, heighten our team dynamics and have fun together.

Helena Muñoz

The shipping industry is global. So are we.

Talent is not bound by countries or borders. That's why Portchain brings together talent from across the world.

Our team combines 8 different nationalities – ranging from Denmark and the UK to Uruguay and Italy. So whether you want to join us at our Copenhagen-based HQ or work remotely – Portchain is the right place for you. 

Our remote culture
Niels Kristiansen
Anders Olivarius
Thor Thorup
Nicolas Herment
Michael Lindahl
Michele Mazzucco
Michele Capra
Federico Gandellini
Valentin Dybkjær
Alexander Krogsgaard
Sergei Patiakin
Ida Mathilde Jensen
Emi Martinsson

Life at Portchain

"The environment is highly collaborative. We conduct frequent problem-solving sessions where we seek to approach an issue from as many angles as possible, using the diverse experiences and perspectives from each team member."

Michael Lindahl

Head of Analytics

Life at Portchain

"Being in a startup gives you the opportunity to be involved in anything you want. You get to experience starting a product from scratch and then seeing it evolve. That's really motivating!"

Michele Capra

Senior Software Engineer

Life at Portchain

"The work culture at Portchain strikes the perfect balance for my needs and allows me to adapt my work to my private schedule. If I am efficient in planning ahead I can manage my schedule perfectly."

Federico Gandellini

Senior Software Engineer

Life at Portchain

"What I appreciate from working remotely at Portchain is that I feel really close with the entire team despite the fact that we are located across the world."

Helena Muñoz

Senior Software Engineer

Open positions

"AI software start-up Portchain thinks it can bring efficiencies to container shipping. Now some big names in box shipping are giving it support"

James Baker - Editor, Lloyd's List Containers
11 July 2019

"We want to give planners super powers"

Laurence Doe - Editor, Port Technology International
1 August 2018

"The AI comes in by cutting down the time it takes to come to a conclusion"

Eric Johnson - Senior Editor, JOC
10 June 2018

"Portchain tackling one of container shipping's biggest challenges"

Louise Vogdrup-Schmidt - Journalist, ShippingWatch
31 October 2017