Lead Engineer (Java or JavaScript)

If you’re an avid traveller and want to use your high-flying skills to help others book trips quickly and easily, this Lead Engineer position is for you. Work at a huge travel-tech company in a city that’s a perfect combination of travel and tech: Barcelona is not only the fifth most popular travel destination in Europe, but also an emerging tech hub!


What your friends think you do:

Browse travel deals, plan your next vacay and check dream destinations off your bucket list. Also mess with the code sometimes.


What you actually do: 

In between dreaming of your next trip, you’ll define technical strategy and liaise with the architecture and development manager to make sure the company’s solutions are some of the best in the world.

You’ll also design and develop new features, promote technical improvements within the team, boost innovation, provide tech support and mentor software engineers.


Great if you:

  • Have a BS or MS in Computer Science or the equivalent (IT engineer)

  • Have +6 yrs experience in complex tech environments, as well as leading development teams

  • Are a Java wizard. Especially if you can apply apply design patterns, SOLID and Clean Code principles. Even better if you also speak Java EE 8

  • Are fluent in English and have great comms skills, as you’ll be working alongside diverse teams and stakeholders


Even better if you:

  • Have experience working on platforms with high load and concurrency

  • Understand elasticsearch

  • Speak Amadeus XML API

  • Have some experience within the tourism sector, especially with GDSs integrations: Amadeus, Galileo or in Hotels


What’s in it for you:

  • Your work will make 18 million travellers in over 40 countries happy

  • You’ll get every single Friday afternoon off so you can head down to the beach - or a bar!

  • The true VIP lifestyle, with awesome discounts on travel (of course), gym membership, health insurance, restaurants and local shops

  • The chance to balance Friday afternoon bar sessions with free in-house Yoga classes

  • Don’t speak Spanish? No problem, take free lessons so you can live life to the fullest in the city

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