Our client has developed a new platform that will change the face of the travel booking industry. They are an early stage, rapidly growing, well funded company in Toronto and aggressively building their team.
The platform allows travellers with complex itineraries to book trips in seconds when it usually takes hours.
The initial prototype was recently launched to determine market fit and it brought overwhelming success and an initial 70,000 users.
They're now ready to improve the design of the app and fully launch to the B2B2C, specifically corporate, market.
Strong English skills, and the ability to simplistically communicate complex problems/solutions Comfort working in a high pressure / high expectation environment High level of organization Can take direction and deliver consistently against aggressive timelines Comfortable working with objectives and can problem solve through to the end result Works well with people and has strong relationship building skills Should be able to understand our value proposition and how the applies throughout industry
Very strong methodical and logical approach Very strong mathematical and IT skills Very strong Problem solving abilities Very strong programming skills - C# (.NET) and other languages like Java and C++
Determining and clarifying strategic and operational problems by consulting with management Collecting, analyzing and interpreting data Observing trends within data from a vast array of sources, different formats, etc... Use complex mathematical and statistical methods Identifying and assessing possible strategies for Management to evaluate Presenting results that are easily understood Building prototype software that applies the agreed upon solutions
Top US or Canadian University - must have a Computer Science, Operations Research, or Mathematics degree (Bachelor at least, prefer Master)
Should have enrolled in these courses Abstract Algebra Topology Network Theory Numerical Methods Statistics
Not required, but nice to have: Epistemology Logic General Systems Theory
Deep .NET skills and experience C# or C++ for Visual Studio
Not required, but nice to have:
Systems Architecture Experience o Understanding of Message Frameworks o Signal-R
Work Experience 5 to 7 years professional coding experience Sr. individual contributor or team leader of a development team Experience with highly complex and technical software projects Note: front-end experience is less important