Senior UI Engineer

Friday November 16, 2012

300 TradeCenter
Woburn, MA 01801


We are seeking a Senior UI Engineer who is highly motivated, dedicated, innovative, and has a track record of taking initiative. This individual must be capable of working in a fast-paced Agile environment, writing clean and solid code, working cooperatively with a multi-functional team, teaching and advising other engineers, participating in the design process with Product Managers, and assessing alternative solutions to problems. This individual will be a critical member of a small engineering team developing a highly scalable hosted high-transaction web application and will report to the CTO.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the overall architecture and design of Silverrail’s web UI for multiple travel-booking websites.
  • Development of UI components, widgets and "site-lets" to be used in the construction of partner websites.
  • Development of generic/white-label UI's that accommodate easy re-branding and re-skinning.
  • Work cooperatively and help guide a team of onshore and offshore Web UI Developers.
  • Interacting with the sales and consulting teams where appropriate to help win new customers and make existing customers successful with the software.

Requirements:

  • Must have 5+ years of experience developing modern complex Web UI's.
  • Deep experience with Javascript, AJAX, HTML, CSS, as used in the construction of rich, dynamic websites.
  • Experience building a site with one or more modern Java Web UI Frameworks like JSF. GWT, Stripes, Struts, Tapestry, ExtJS, Wicket, Dojo Toolkit, JavaFX
  • Experience with XML/XSD is highly desirable.
  • Must have served as a Technical Lead on Web UI Development projects.
  • Must have experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Familiarity and/or experience with the following is a plus: Web Services, Hibernate, MySQL/Relational Databases, Adobe Flash/FLEX.
  • BSCS or equivalent highly desirable 

About SilverRail Technologies 

SilverRail Technologies is solving the last of the big travel problems; Global Rail Distribution. SilverRail has already achieved many industry firsts: building the world's first global rail platform ‘SilverCore’; and winning awards along the way like PhoCusWright’s Travel Innovator Award.

Backed by top-tier venture capitalist, heavyweights including Canaan PartnersSutter Hill Ventures and Accel Partners, SilverRail is perfectly positioned to change the online travel industry for the better.  

Rail is the single fastest growing sector of travel today, driven by four factors that are creating a perfect storm in travel: 200 mph trains replacing regional air travel, rail markets deregulating and creating competition, 90% environmentally cleaner than air travel, and $200bn a year invested in infrastructure - 2x the investment in the commercial air industry.  Come join the SilverRail team, and be a part of changing the future of travel.