Front End Software Developer

Engineering Broomfield, Colorado


Position at Gogo Business Aviation

The Gogo Business Aviation Front End Software Developer will be a member of the Customer Portal team!  You will design and code the front end of our portal web application to provide ground-based services to our airborne products.  Additionally, you will work on building new tools using the latest JavaScript frameworks.  You will also have an opportunity to move into full-stack development developing Java microservices in the AWS cloud.


How will you make a difference?

  • Implement the features and user interfaces of Gogo Business Aviation products
  • Architect efficient and reusable front-end systems that drive complex web applications
  • Collaborate with Product Designers, Product Managers, and Software Engineers to deliver value to our customers
  • Provide Level of Effort estimates for requirements
  • Track project tasks, provide status updates and ensure tasks completed on schedule
  • Troubleshoot defects and code resolutions
  • Contribute to process improvements, including researching and introducing new development tools
  • 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 2-week increments
  • Comprehensively unit test 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


  • 1+ years of experience with JavaScript
  • 1+ years of experience with HTML/CSS
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Required Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Expertise in front-end development with experience building APIs
  • An understanding of best practices regarding web scalability, performance and security
  • Experience with front end JS frameworks, specifically React
  • Experience with popular API server frameworks like NodeJS/Express and Java/Spring
  • Experience with testing libraries like Jest and Enzyme

Desirable Skills, Experience and Talents

  • UI and/or User Experience design experience
  • Experience with continuous integration and cloud hosting (e.g. AWS, Azure, etc)
  • Experience with Java
  • Experience with GraphQL
  • Experience and/or interest in telecommunications and/or aviation industries

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.