Front End Developer

Req ID:  33842
Travel:  None

Chennai, TN, IN, 600089

Education:  Four-year college degree
Experience:  At least 3 years of experience required
Equivalency:  Combination of education/experience not considered



Your role in helping us shape the future:

Intelsat Inflight has an exciting opportunity for a Front End Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. You will be part of the team designing and developing our next generation airline services platform for our customers using some best-in-class software technologies.

Are you up to the challenge?

You will be a crucial design, develop, test, debug and document software, by providing working member of multi-disciplinary, highly skilled technical teams that high quality technical solutions and services that deliver business value and drive continuous improvement across the organisation. 

Can you drive these processes?

  • Translate business requirements into technical details relevant to web application.
  • Contribute in the design and implementation of UI changes across our product base. 
  • Develop detailed technical analysis and design specifications based on functional requirements. 
  • Develop modern web applications (progressive and responsive) in coordination with UI Team
  • Collaborate closely with UX, Design, UI and web development teams to solve problems. 
  • Develop complete front-end stack of projects using HTML/CSS/SASS, React and JavaScript.
  • Integrate front-end UI with backend services.
  • Build responsive web pages with HTML5, CSS, JS/React/Rudux for the customer facing corporate websites.
  • Define UI frameworks and architecture for websites that follow industry best practices for development

You should definitely have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 3-6 Years of experience in systems implementation with a focus on both custom web/mobile application development & commercial software systems implementations; along with experience in multiple technical disciplines required (development, QA, devops, etc) 
  • Designing a modern highly responsive web-based user interface
  • Strong and hands-on experience in  React JS, Redux, HTML, modular CSS, JavaScript, libraries, components.
  • Familiarity working with REST APIs for deep integrations with platforms
  • Experience with automated testing suites, like Jest or Mocha
  • Should understand principles of mobile development 
  • Should work closely with our product, design, and UX teams to create amazing and intuitive experiences that make it effortless to connect different apps together.
  • Strong knowledge on CI tools like Jenkins to align with Dev-Ops Deployment process.
  • Help put tools, processes, and documentation in place to improve our code quality.
  • Good understanding on BDD/TDD
  • Strong writing and communication skills.


It would be nice if you had:

  • Familiarity with the Flux Design Pattern or one of the libraries
  • Unit Testing with Mocha, Karma or Jest
  • Hands on with BDD Experience
  • Experience working with RESTFUL API (1-2 Years’ Experience)


What it’s like to work with us:

Intelsat is connecting the world and transforming the satellite landscape by reaching beyond the traditional satellite industry. We are defining new products that will open new, profitable markets. To help us reach this goal, you should be a bold thinker who will perform a key role in shaping Intelsat innovation for years to come.

•           We emphasize personal and professional growth

•           Awesome benefits including Leave Benefits, medical and training

•           Fun, diverse, and inclusive culture


About Us:

Gogo Commercial Aviation, an Intelsat company is the inflight internet company, recently acquired by Intelsat, the world’s largest satellite network operator. Our offerings bring worldwide inflight Wi-Fi services that make internet and video entertainment a regular part of flying. We are a diverse and mission-minded group of professionals all working together in extraordinary harmony. And that’s just the beginning. We connect the aviation industry and air travelers with innovative technology and applications, and we do it all in a high-energy environment that welcomes the next challenge. Be prepared to join a performance-obsessed team that is passionate about bringing the internet to every device, every flight, everywhere.


Other Job Info:

•           These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.


  • These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.
  • Company description: Intelsat is the largest provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. We enable providers of media, telecom and government services to deliver information and entertainment to people at home, in the office or on the move. On a day-to-day basis, Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity in approximately 200 countries and territories for approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with for over 30 years. Some of the world’s leading media and communications companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers and government/military organizations hallmark Intelsat’s customer base. Customers access capacity through extensive service offerings, which include transponder services, hybrid managed services combining satellite capacity and terrestrial facilities, and channel services.