Java Software Engineer

Platform and Services Chicago, Illinois


Position at Gogo Commercial Aviation

Java Software Engineer – Developing the next generation airline services platform and also assisting in migrating our legacy applications to the cloud using Java and J2EE.  Working in an embedded Unix/Linux environment with Spring technologies, Web Services, Web APIs, and microservices: Spring Rest, JSON. Producing SOAP and REST Web Services and develop high volume transaction systems. Build horizontally scalable Java based microservices using JAX-RS, Spring. Develop AWS based microservices solutions. Ensure unit tests are well written to provide maximum code coverage.  Assist with performance tuning of the built services.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or foreign degree equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and two years’ experience in position offered or two years’ experience in Java/J2EE.

Special requirements: Two years’ experience working within an embedded Unix/Linux environment; Spring technologies; Web Services; Web APIs; and microservices: Spring Rest, JSON; producing SOAP OR REST web Services; and developing high volume transaction systems. 10% Domestic Travel Required.

Employer & Work Location: Gogo, 111 N Canal Street, Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60606

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Gogo is the inflight internet company. Our worldwide inflight Wi-Fi services have made internet and video entertainment a regular part of flying. We are a diverse and mission-minded group of professionals all working together in extraordinary harmony. And that’s just the beginning. We connect the aviation industry and air travelers with innovative technology and applications, and we do it all in a high-energy environment that welcomes the next challenge. Be prepared to join a performance-obsessed team that is passionate about bringing the internet to every device, every flight, everywhere.


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