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Job Title: Intermediate/Senior Full Stack Developer

Reports to: Tech Lead

Who you are:

Someone who loves a challenge and thinks outside of the box. You're excited to work as part of a small team that can make fast decisions. Most importantly, you like to push against the status quo and would love the chance to help build something totally new in the technology and airline world.

... If this sounds like you, then read on my friend!

What you're getting into:

Founded in 2013, Jump On Flyaways is a technology and marketing company based in Calgary. Jump On creates proprietary technology and operates a marketplace at www.gojumpon.com that helps airlines activate idle aircraft and fill empty seats. Our community of Jumpers (flexible travellers) save 35%-80% off scheduled airline fares.
Our small, talented startup team loves to create innovative technology that disrupts outdated airline models and challenges the status quo.

What we’re looking for:

We’re looking for a full-time intermediate or senior web developer to help us with three aspects of our business:

  • Ongoing enhancement and development of our flight bidding platform including design and development of complex gamification algorithms
  • Integration of our flight bidding platform with airline partner reservation and other systems
  • Design, implement, maintain, and debug software for existing and new flight related products

Specific job duties will include:

  • Working with Tech Lead to plan projects and development timelines
  • Responsive front end development (SASS, HTML, Bootstrap, etc.)
  • Designing, building and maintaining databases (MySQL)
  • Assist with re-factoring current legacy codebase
  • Integrating Jump On code base with airline partner reservation systems
  • Contributing ideas for improvement in brainstorm sessions

What you need to bring to the table:

  • Experience with at least one PHP based CMS
  • Knowledge about task runners and Front End workflows (Gulp, Composer, Grunt, Docker, VMs, etc.)
  • An understanding of MVC frameworks, preferably Laravel
  • Know your way around a server, basic web server configuration, cron management, package management and other housekeeping
  • Understanding of GIT and adherence to a workflow
  • Experience with or and an understanding of API's

As a human, you are someone who:

  • Focuses on outcomes over activity
  • Holds yourself and others accountable for results
  • Understands that there is always a better way
  • Is intellectually curious and passionate about your craft and the start-up world
  • Challenges conventions

Please send your resume to aaron.caldwell@gojumpon.com.

Job Title: Junior Web Developer

Reports to: Tech Lead

Who you are:

Someone who loves a challenge and thinks outside of the box. You're excited to work as part of a small team that can make fast decisions. Most importantly, you like to push against the status quo and would love the chance to help build something totally new in the technology and airline world.

... If this sounds like you, then read on my friend!

What you're getting into:

Founded in 2013, Jump On Flyaways is a technology and marketing company based in Calgary. Jump On creates proprietary technology and operates a marketplace at www.gojumpon.com that helps airlines activate idle aircraft and fill empty seats. Our community of Jumpers (flexible travellers) save 35%-80% off scheduled airline fares.
Our small, talented startup team loves to create innovative technology that disrupts outdated airline models and challenges the status quo.

What you bring to the Table:

As a Developer, you should have a strong interest and willingness to learn:

  • A PHP based CMS and the Laravel framework
  • Understanding of task runners and Front End workflows (Gulp, Composer, Grunt, Docker, VMs, etc.)
  • Responsive HTML/CSS and associated frameworks (Bootstrap, Jquery and SASS)

As a human, Jump On will expect you to:

  • Be self directed and solve problems using available resources
  • Focus on outcomes over activity
  • Hold yourself and others accountable for results
  • Be intellectually curious and passionate about your craft and the start-up world
  • Challenge convention

At Jump On we hire for fit. If you're smart, fun and a hardworking we want to work with you.

Please send your resume to aaron.caldwell@gojumpon.com.

BIDS 101

20% of airline seats fly empty. Now you can bid on these unsold seats.

BID

Select your route and travel dates. Then craft your bid and make it count.

BOOST

Use BidIntel™ to monitor and manage your bid ranking. Use 'Up My Bid' at any time to keep your bid in the running.

KICK BACK

All bids will be presented to air travel partners. They may accept a bid up to 48 hours before the flight. 

JUMP

You will be notified when your bid is accepted and payment is confirmed. Our air travel partner will send your ticket!

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