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The Intelligent Platform for Airline Revenue Management

Senior Backend Software Engineer

$120k – $200k • 0.05% – 0.15%
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At FLYR, we're changing the way airline industries use data to ease the traveler’s experience — from dynamic pricing, elastic demand forecasting, to bundling the best offers for end users. We’re taking off on a mission to deliver a real-time prediction and tracking platform to major travel industry partners, each with millions of consumers hungry for a new, first-rate travel shopping experience.

To achieve this vision, we’re looking for a talented & diverse group of Senior Backend Engineers who love traveling and solving technical complexities to join our rapidly growing startup in San Francisco.

Our Engineering team is responsible for all things data infrastructure — building scalable data flows, crafting service architectures, and bringing leading-edge ML-based products to market.

As a team of engineers, we strongly believe in fostering an environment for intellectually interesting work that advances your career progression on this journey. Let’s get you on board soon.

What will your destination look like at FLYR?

1. You will ship the latest new features for the FusionRM platform, in order to disrupt the airline industry's pricing problems.
2. You will develop in a robust and scalable data-centric infrastructure using Python, Redis, BigQuery, PostgreSQL, Apache Airflow, Docker, Kubernetes, and more.
3. You will collaborate with self-organizing small Scrum teams comprised of Data Scientists, Product Managers, and Product Engineers.
4. You will architect appropriate API designs features for our enterprise-level customers.
5. You will operate as a leader by mentoring new members, growing the engineering-excellence culture, and influencing the product roadmap.

What can you bring on this trip?

1. You have the knowledge and successful industry experiences in Computer Science, software engineering, cloud computing, and scalable data infrastructure.
2. You show a real passion for the latest distributed analytics technologies and microservices architecture.
3. You are genuinely eager to make an impact in a high-functioning and high performing Engineering organization.

What else?

About Us: Co-founders Alex Mans (CTO) and Jean Tripier (CEO) started FLYR in 2013. They come with a wide range of experiences in enterprise technology, aviation, and entrepreneurship. We are a dynamic and fast-growing travel tech start-up headquartered in SoMa San Francisco.

Perks/Benefits: Catered lunch every Monday, team lunches/outings, competitive compensation package, equity in Series A startup with high growth potential, comprehensive healthcare plans (PPO & HMO available), 401K, generous PTO policy, flexible working arrangements, dog-friendly office, and more!

Traction: FusionRM, our dynamic revenue management platform, is used by several major commercial airlines both internationally and domestically. Our platform is growing with strong customer demand for this game-changing tool.

Funding: Total $13M to date. Series A of $8M led by the Peter Thiel Fund (2017). Other investors include JetBlue Technology Ventures, Streamlined Ventures, AXA Strategic Investors, Amadeus, Western Technology Investment (WTI), and more.

Our Commitment to Excellence

At FLYR, we’re all travelers from diverse paths. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and embrace the commitment to form our teams that reflect the world around us.

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Gabriel Underwood

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Head of Engineering at FLYR. Previously managed enterprise software dev teams and a past life doing high frequency trading financial applications.