Front End Senior Developer

Engineering Broomfield, Colorado


Position at Gogo Business Aviation

As a Gogo Business Aviation Front End Senior Developer, you will lead a greenfield project to elevate the digital experience for the inflight entertainment system.

How will you make a difference?

  • Implement a new Moving Maps experience.
  • Serve as a SME (subject matter expert) for all front-end user experience and represent the team in front end discussion across the company
  • Lead, code, build, and test sophisticated digital experiences using CSS/Sass, HTML, JavaScript and Backbone/Marionette
  • Assist with supporting legacy web application built on Backbone/Marionette as we complete our transition to React/Redux
  • Solve difficult front-end engineering challenges and troubleshoot defects
  • Implement graceful, accessible, semantically correct, responsive front end that function properly across all major browsers and devices
  • Guide implementation of best practices for application design/development
  • Strong XP/SCRUM/Agile work ethic – Ability to contribute productively to a fast-paced development team, delivering demonstrable code in two-week increments
  • Ability to comprehensively unit tests your code
  • Contribute to a healthy and collaborative development team with a “Get it Done” work ethic
  • Proven ability to negotiate timeline and architecture across functional teams
  • Mentor junior team members



  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years of experience as a Front End Developer
  • 7+ years experience with CSS/Sass/JavaScript
  • 2+ years experience with Backbone/Marionette


    Required Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Experience developing with Backbone/Marionette/React, NPM/Node.js, HTML5, CSS/Sass, JavaScript
  • Modern ECMAScript experience
  • Understanding of microservices general patterns and practices 
  • Unit testing experience with tools like Jest, Karma and/or Jasmine
  • Familiarity with build tools like Webpack, Babel
  • Experience using SCM tools such as Git.


    Desirable Skills, Experience and Talents

  • UI/UX design experience
  • Familiarity with containers (Docker/Rocket)
  • Experience and/or interest in aviation and/or Telecommunications

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled

Gogo participates in E-Verify. Details in English and Spanish. Right to Work Statement in English and Spanish.