Back River Search Group

Sr. Software Engineer

Peter Scott & Associates - Concord, MA

Company Description:

Our client is a tech company focused on making online travel better. Every day millions of people in over 30 countries look to their tools to help them find flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages. Their website and mobile app enable their users to easily compare hundreds of travel sites at once.

They're looking for creative thinkers who can help us continue creating the best technology in travel. You'll be challenged, and you'll have fun.



We are looking for Java backend developers to help improve and maintain the world leading search and booking technology. We integrate with over 200 travel partners and link to over 500,000 hotels and 550 airlines. You will be an essential part of a high powered team that keeps all of this running smoothly – helping millions of people find the best hotels and the best ways to fly from A to B every day!


  • A solid Software Engineer with backend experience
  • Must be comfortable in a fast paced startup environment
  • Hands on and self-motivated


  • Implement new search and booking features
  • Improve existing features with an eye towards speed and user experience
  • Create and maintain existing integrations with third-party APIs
  • Help make the best travel search app in the world
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years experience

Technical Skills:

  • Java (multi-threaded experience)
  • Spring, SQL, HTTP, XML, JSON

Bonus Points:

  • MySQL, Git, Tomcat, Apache
  • Knows difference between URI and URL
Additional Information:
  • No stupid meetings
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • Generous 401(k) matching
  • Awesome health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Gym with showers and laundry
  • Game room, drinks, coffee, snacks, etc. in the office

Posted On: Thursday, January 3, 2019

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