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Job TitleSoftware Engineer II
Business Stream:TripStack

About Tripstack

We are travel tech entrepreneurs, changing the way millions of people travel. Our proprietary virtual interlining technology provides access to billions of travel itineraries by combining flights from different airline carriers that don’t traditionally work together. We take our customers from point A to B via C, including land transportation, at the lowest possible price. We are impacting the way people travel and provide higher margin opportunities to our partners that are some of the largest in the travel industry. We pride ourselves on the performance-driven environment we have created for our teams to prosper and excel in. We come to work ready, to challenge and be challenged. We’re big enough to give our teams support but small enough that every person makes a difference. There are plenty of challenges to champion.

The Role

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join our development team. You will be responsible for writing code for a large-scale distributed system, APIs that provide unique travel (flights and more) content to our customers. We are looking for someone who is a natural problem solver, that is detail-oriented and can work both independently and collaboratively in a fast paced environment. This role will help with planning, developing, testing, and deploying our Product. We are looking for someone who is extremely detail-oriented and can work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.


  • Design, write, review code for reliable, high-quality systems at scale serving 100s of millions of requests daily
  • Evangelize Tripstack products internally and externally
  • Proactively identify technology opportunities for the company, and push technical ideas, proposals, and plans to the entire organization and beyond
  • Be responsible for good quality code with emphasis on test driven development and clean codeWork cross-functionally with product managers, data scientists, to deliver high quality products

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or related technical field experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in Golang, and Swagger would also be acceptable
  • 3-5 years of experience and understanding of CS fundamentals including data structures,algorithms, and complexity analysis (time and space)
  • 3-5 years of experience and understanding databases such as Postgres
  • 3-5 years of experience and understanding of highly scalable caching/no-sql offerings like Redis, Bigtable, DynamoDB
  • 1+ years of experience and understanding of event processing platforms like Apache Kafka
  • 2+ years of experience building large scale, high-performance systems in a complex, multi-tiered, distributed environment
  • 3-5 years of design and architecture knowledge as well as familiarity with object-oriented analysis and design patterns (OOA/OOD)
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results
  • Proven track record of designing/architecting scalable, high availability distributed systems that serve internet traffic direct to consumers or businesses at scale (100s of millions of requests per day)
  • Experience with Restful API development
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Understanding of performance trade-offs, load balancing and operational issues
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholdersacross all levels of the organization

Additional experience that would be considered an asset:

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform/AWS or other cloud providers & cloud native architecture
  • Experience with Machine Learning concepts and model development. Experience with Docker, Container Orchestration tools like Kubernetes
  • Experience with code analysis tools like SonarQube

What is takes to succeed here Ambition and dedication to make a difference and change the way people travel. Where we always play to each other's strength in a high performing team reaching for our common goal. We hold ourselves to the highest expectations, and move with a sense of urgency and hold ourselves accountable and win by staying true to what we believe in. Benefits We offer an opportunity to work with a young, dynamic, and a growing team composed of high-caliber professionals. We value professionalism and promote a culture where individuals are encouraged to do more and be more. If you feel you share our passion for excellence, and growth, then look no further. We have an ambitious mission, and we need a world-class team to make it a reality. Upgrade to a First Class team!