Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 8:38 AM
Work Area: Software:Development Operations
Expected Travel: 0
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Founded in 2010 and based in San Francisco, CA, Hipmunk offers customers the fastest, easiest way to plan travel. The site and mobile apps save you time by comparing top travel sites so you dont have to. The unique display makes it easy to visually compare results and choose whats best for you. Hipmunk offers the most comprehensive travel search, bringing in travel options ranging from commercial flights to trains to charter flights and accommodations ranging from large hotels to home and apartments rentals through Airbnb and Homeaway. We are looking for well:rounded engineers to join us. We have a close:knit, high:standards team with unusually challenging work to do We make beautiful experiences at scale, and have lots of data to dig through. We value being a top:notch engineering organization with the best people and environment, and take pride in our code. We focus on getting stuff done and enabling you to do your best work ever. We were acquired by Concur in 2016, but were still an independent company (about 50 people) with our own engineering organization and product development process.
We are looking for well:rounded engineers to join us. We have a close:knit team and unusually challenging work to do We have beautiful experiences to build, scalability and performance to curate, and lots of data to dig through. Delightfully solving users' travel planning needs is a big problem with almost every type of technical challenge
We value being a top:notch engineering organization, and have the same high standards with our code and people. We value learning and growth (and you not getting bored) so weinvest regular time in pushing ourselves. For example, every other Friday is Foo Friday : open time for you to spend time becoming a better engineer. Whether that be a new technology you want to learn, an online class you want to take, or a fun side project you want to work on, how you spend these Fridays is up to you
Our stack is built on PostgreSQL, Redis, Python, HAProxy, and a few more things. Steve Huffman, our cofounder, and 2 of our senior engineers founded and built Reddit with many of those and theyve proven solid throughout the years.
We hire diverse, well:rounded, communicative people whom we can envision being friends with and trusting. Our projects tend to be 1:2 engineers maximum, so trust and accountability is required for us to work. Trust also helps us keep processes and overhead to a minimum. So far, weve built a reasonably:sized, high:powered team and are always striving to be the best place to work we can be.
:Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent
:Have built non:trivial applications
:Know your way around a unix shell
:Good taste : you dont have to be a designer, but you should take pride in your work and have a high bar
:Youre curious, humble, and able to learn
:Exceptionally strong communication and interpersonal skills: you like and value people
:You care deeply about producing the best, have a high sense of accountability, and love big challenges
:Contribute to open source
:Functional programming experience
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• Location: San Francisco
• Post ID: 96328222 sf