Available Positions

Software Developer

Optimen is looking for a proactive, curious and energetic Software Developer holding a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, with previous exposure to programming languages, background in Linux or Unix and strong interest in Operations Research.

Optimen is a Mexican contractor company that provides services and resources to the aviation industry. In 2014, the company was designated and approved as an International Service Consultant for Jeppesen and Boeing. The main objective is to support the configuration and customization of state-of-the-art resource optimization software to airlines companies in the Latin American market such as Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris, LATAM, etc. The computer software is highly customizable to be able to adhere to the rules and regulations which differ between every airline company.

The Software Developer installs, models and customizes Jeppesen’s Software to clients’ needs. The goal is to model the airline resource planning and operations processes in such a way that best possible results are obtained from the optimization software. The modeling is mainly done in Python and Jeppesen’s proprietary programming language (RAVE).

Working in this role will give you opportunities to face and solve complex and interesting problems and work for airlines companies in different parts of the world. The work requires traveling.

We desire a candidate with strong analytical skills, self-learning attitude, good communication skills and a good technical foundation. You have a particular interest in technical problem solving and have experience within software development either from work or projects during your education.

Prior experience from, or knowledge of Python and Oracle is an advantage. Skills with databases, Linux or Unix and Java development is also considered as a plus.

Formal requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer science, Engineering and/or Mathematics;
  • Minimum 2 year of documented professional programming experience;
  • Experience from working in a Unix environment;
  • Excellent written and spoken English is required; other languages are a strong merit.

Application:

In your application we would like to see a CV and a personal letter explaining how you fit into this role. Your application must be in English and should be sent by e-mail to jobs@optimen.com.mx. (SUBJECT: Application to User Software Developer)

We thank all interested applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

User Experience Designer (UX)

Do you want to help Optimen build next-generation web applications for the transportation industry?.

Optimen is a Mexican contractor company that provides services and resources to the aviation industry. In 2014, the company was designated and approved as an International Service Consultant for Jeppesen and Boeing.

The User Experiece Designer:

  • Help to define the user model and user interface for new and existing products and features.
  • Develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Gauge the usability of new and existing products and making constructive suggestions for change.

Working in this role will give you opportunities to face and solve complex and interesting problems and work for airlines companies in different parts of the world. The work requires traveling.

We desire a candidate with strong analytical skills, self-learning attitude, good communication skills and a good technical foundation. You have a particular interest in technical problem solving and have experience within software development either from work or projects during your education.

Prior experience from, or knowledge of Python and Oracle is an advantage. Skills with databases, Linux or Unix and Java development is also considered as a plus.

Formal requirements:

Minimum qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), Human–computer interaction, Computer Science, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3 years of experience in a related field.
  • Experience from working in a Unix environment;
  • Excellent written and spoken English is required; other languages are a strong merit.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree in Design, HCI, CS, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated experience in crafting usable digital interfaces.
  • Experience working with web or mobile based technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Android Studio, XCode, etc.
  • Visual design sensibilities as they relate to applying a brand to digital experiences.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Visual design sensibilities as they relate to applying a brand to digital experiences.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and collaboration skills.

Application:

In your application we would like to see a CV and a personal letter explaining how you fit into this role. Your application must be in English and should be sent by e-mail to jobs@optimen.com.mx. (SUBJECT: Application to User Experience Designer)

We thank all interested applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.