Coding is your second nature and you’ve been dancing Java for many years now!

ForwardKeys.com is an innovative company based in Valencia, Spain, with global brand and presence. We are a data, IT and business intelligence company offering a new approach to traveller operational business intelligence, leveraging global flight reservation information and other data to monitor and qualify traveller flows, map global demand, and forecast trends. We provide live, tactical information and exclusive insights to Tourism Boards, Hotels Chains, Retailers, Airports, duty free operators, tax refund, car rentals, and all those that have a travellers-related business.

The Position

If you are a team player, embracing the company’s vision, willing to bring and try new ideas, yet striving for profitability and achieving practical goals, we want to talk to you. Be prepared to be hands-on, take ownership and responsibilities and achieve goals on your own, while working closely with other IT team members as well as the Sales, Marketing and Data Analysis teams. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to spend some years on the sunny Mediterranean, being part of a steadily growing company, yet in a very informal, collegiate atmosphere. If you like data processing, display, forecasting and extrapolation, you will definitely have fun with us. If you enjoy quality of life, working in a world-wide multicultural environment, and you prefer effectiveness to bureaucracy, Valencia is the place for you. We’ve got brand new offices in the very best place of the city.

Requirements

  • Java 8, Servlets, JSP, multithreading, performance tuning, Web Services.
  • JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3.
  • You must be hands-on, acquainted with all software tiers, and think out of the box.
  • Be prepared to discuss architecture, usability, quality, performance, etc.
  • Be prepared to defend the company’s competitive advantage. Be excited, and enjoy!
  • We are ideally looking for native English speakers. If you don’t speak Spanish it’s actually better.

Nice to have

  • MongoDB, Spark, HDFS, Familiarity with Big Data techniques.
  • Tomcat, amCharts, MySQL, POI, etc.
  • Responsive web, App development.
  • Agile, Subversion, Git, Linux, Selenium, Quality Assurance tools and techniques
  • Geo-positioning, maps, Leaflet, etc.
  • SalesForce integration
  • SharePoint server 
  • PhantomJS
  • GPU programming, CUDA
  • R, Python
  • Reporting tools, analytics tools, web scraping tools.
  • Understanding of the travel industry intricacies.
  • Knowledge about macroeconomics.

We offer

  • Be part of a fun, successful yet stable, young and exciting company.
  • Nice and dynamic working environment, flexible working hours, English classes.
  • Creating something that is directly used by customers and seeing immediate returns.

Our values

  • Guts
  • Imagination
  • Disruption
  • Integrity

Send us your LinkedIn page, resume and/or motivation to jobs@forwardkeys.com

 

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