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Senior Java Engineer

Engineering | Redwood City, CA | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Stellar Labs is redefining the world of private aviation, a $30B+ industry in dire need of new, cutting-edge technology, full of fleet operators striving for a better way to run their businesses and highly-discerning customers looking for a better travel experience. Our products and people are what will make this exciting transformation possible. Powered by an all cloud infrastructure, we connect the business aviation industry on the ground and in the sky. Our integrated platform delivers the first real-time sourcing, pricing, booking, payment, and analytics solutions to enable the world’s most demanding jet operators and air travelers.


Our Java engineers utilize our innovative algorithms to create products that drive our business and reinvent an industry. We are looking for a top Senior Core Java Developer to play a leading role in our development team. We are working closely with Rockwell Collins to build the next generation flight operations system to revolutionize the private jet market. This platform will be used by private jet operators, across the world, to manage their entire business operation so it needs to be intuitive, performant, and fault tolerant.

Who We're Looking For:

  • You are passionate about technology
  • You make your team better
  • You are highly motivated, with excellent communication skills
  • You have rigorous attention to detail and ask tough questions
  • You bring practical thinking to the fast-paced start-up environment
  • You have fun at work and think jets are awesome

Your Background:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 7+ years of core Java and JEE experience
  • Strong understanding of Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Strong understanding of SDLC in agile environments
  • Experience building unified JEE platform to support both mobile and web applications
  • Experience in Test Driven Development (Unit, E2E)
  • Continuous integration/deployment/testing experience with build technologies such as Maven, 
    Git and deployment using Jenkins or Puppet 

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with full stack development
  • Experience with Identity management (IDM) solutions including OAuth2
  • Experience with and strong understanding of relational as well as NoSQL database design
  • Experience with cloud-based enterprise SaaS platforms and architectures
  • Experience with routing, search and optimization algorithms


  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Competitive salary & equity based on experience 
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision coverage 
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) 
  • FSA
  • Commuter benefits 
  • Life and AD&D insurance 
  • EAP
  • Catered Lunches
  • Company Social Events
  • Onsite gym 
  • Get in on the ground floor of a highly-collaborative, rapidly growing start-up disrupting  the aviation industry