Jobs

Tingo is Hiring

Tingo is looking for brilliant, passionate engineers to build the next-generation online travel agency—easy and fun to use, with innovative features to save customers money.

Our development process is agile but not dogmatic. We have daily standups, test everything and deploy code each day. We abhor unnecessary process and impediments. Tingo developers take pride in closing bugs, implementing features quickly and solving hard problems.

Our offices at Smarter Travel Media in Boston, MA are just a block from the North Station T stop. We have catered lunch on Thursdays and subsidized take-out from local restaurants Monday through Wednesday. During most of the year, we have company-wide Happy Hours on Friday afternoons.

We use the best tools money can buy including top of the line Mac or Linux computers, 27+ inch displays and IntelliJ IDEA.

Come work at Tingo and disrupt the travel industry.

Open Positions

Web Frontend Software Engineer

Tingo is looking for miraculous Web Frontend Engineers to join our team and build the best hotel OTA experience ever. If you use the word truthy in every day conversation and can round the corners in IE7, we want you.

  • You will be responsible for building and testing website features in their entirety from provided specs.
  • You will write code in JSP, HTML, Javascript, JQuery, Backbone, CSS and LESS. You will test code with Jasmine and Watir.
  • It would be helpful to be familiar with Java, Maven and MySQL, but if you’re not, it’s ok—we’ll teach you.
  • Any experience with new fangled HTML5 technologies like canvas, animation and CSS3 is a bonus.
  • You should have at least a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science.
  • If you can hack the Gibson, you’re in.

Backend Software Engineer

Tingo is looking for stellar Backend Software Engineers to join our team and build a solid, scalable backend. If you have strong opinions on the use of Calendar.getInstance() in multi-threaded applications, can explain why Bill Pugh’s singleton is the best, and can juggle a couple of left joins with an aggregate without breaking a sweat, we want you.

  • You will be responsible for building and testing backend services in their entirety from provided specs.
  • You will write multithreaded, high-performance, scalable code in Java. You will test code with JUnit. You will manage builds with Maven. You will write complex queries for MySQL.
  • It would be helpful to be familiar with web development (HTML, JS, CSS etc), but if you’re not, that’s ok—we’ll teach you.
  • Any experience with Graphite, StatsD, Hadoop or Memcache is a plus.
  • You should have at least a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science.
  • A deep knowledge of Disney’s DuckTales is an immeasurable bonus.

Lead Software Engineer

Tingo is looking for a hungry Lead Software Engineer to join our team. If you can strip away unnecessary process, improve your team's code quality, all while still writing superior code yourself, we want you.

  • You will be responsible for building new features in their entirety. You will coordinate with the product management team on features and schedules. You will manage your team, keeping them on task and producing high quality code.
  • You will mentor junior team members, creating the skills in them that they need to eventually replace you, just like in Highlander.
  • You will write code across our entire stack: JSP, HTML, Javascript, JQuery, Backbone, CSS, LESS, Java, Maven and MySQL. You will test code with Jasmine, Watir and JUnit.
  • Any experience with HTML5 technologies, Graphite, StatsD, Hadoop, Memcache or iOS development is a plus.
  • You should have at least a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science.

Apply

Apply by sending an email to jobs@tingo.com with your name, resume and the job position. If you have code samples, side projects or anything else that make you stand out from the crowd, include links to those too.