GoPlanit's Current Job Openings

Software Engineer

GoPlanit.com launched as a finalist at this year’s TechCrunch50 Conference. We are looking for intelligent Software Engineers with fresh and innovative ideas on how to impact the travel industry.

GoPlanit is the only travel planning tool that creates a personalized trip itinerary for you at the click of a button. Since our launch at the TechCrunch50 Conference, we’ve been generating plenty of positive press and traction. CNET wrote that we “let users shuffle travel plans like a music playlist.” Center Networks twittered that we “moved into the shortlist for best startup.” And, Killer Startups called us the easy way to “plan your trip without having to hop around the web looking for information.”

Join us
Do you enjoy traveling? Would you like to revolutionize how people plan, organize, and share their trips online? Then come join us in redefining the online travel planning industry. We’re looking for intelligent individuals with a desire to work in a dynamic, start-up environment. Imagine having a say in the direction of the company and seeing your ideas come to fruition. We offer a competitive salary DOE, great benefits, stock options, and more vacation days than at your typical corporation. Come join us for the opportunity of a lifetime.

Minimum Job Qualifications
* Enjoys traveling (for fun)
* Has excellent knowledge of fundamentals of software engineering and proficiency in PHP, Linux, and MySQL.
* Has expert knowledge of JavaScript and rich media technologies
* Must work quickly and understand that the main goal is what the user experience is.
* Has a propensity to adapt to many different facets of software development quickly and efficiently.
* Excellent teamwork, communication, and problem solving skills a must
* Proven skills and abilities to meet objectives on both routine and out of the ordinary assignments.

Preferred Job Qualifications
* Knowledge of Flash/Flex
* Solid UNIX development experience
* BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
* 2 years professional experience preferred

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Marketing Intern

GoPlanit.com launched as a finalist at this year’s TechCrunch50 Conference. We are looking for intelligent and motivated Marketing Interns to help us continue to spread the word about our online travel planning tool.

GoPlanit is the only travel planning tool that creates a personalized trip itinerary for you at the click of a button. Since our launch at the TechCrunch50 Conference, we’ve been generating plenty of positive press and traction. CNET wrote that we “let users shuffle travel plans like a music playlist.” Center Networks twittered that we “moved into the shortlist for best startup.” And, Killer Startups called us the easy way to “plan your trip without having to hop around the web looking for information.”

Join us
Do you enjoy traveling? Would you like to revolutionize how people research, plan, and share their trips online? Then come join us in redefining the online travel planning industry. We’re looking for intelligent individuals with a desire to work in a dynamic, start-up environment. This is a rare opportunity to work directly with senior management to design and implement innovative marketing initiatives.

The internship will be part-time with opportunities for full-time employment. It is an unpaid internship, but there may be opportunities for cash awards based on performance. We also offer free snacks/beverages, a convenient location (our office is one block away from the Embarcadero and Montgomery Bart stations), flexible work hours, and the opportunity to work closely with senior management.

Responsibilities
The Marketing Intern is expected to help execute our product launch marketing strategy, improve the site by working with the product team, and “think outside the box” by creating and implementing their own marketing campaign. The intern will work alongside senior executives and other interns to help promote and market the website now that the site has officially launched.

Minimum Job Qualifications
* Enjoys traveling (for fun)
* Excellent teamwork and problem solving skills a must
* Self starter that is able to multi-task
* Strong oral and written communications skills
* Understanding and interest in the internet and the travel industry

Preferred Job Qualifications
* Minimum GPA of 3.2
* BS in Business, Economics, or equivalent experience
* Understanding of Affiliate Marketing and Internet Marketing techniques

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Content Editor

GoPlanit.com launched as a finalist at this year’s TechCrunch50 Conference. We are looking for intelligent and motivated Marketing Interns to help us continue to spread the word about our online travel planning tool.

GoPlanit is the only travel planning tool that creates a personalized trip itinerary for you at the click of a button. Since our launch at the TechCrunch50 Conference, we’ve been generating plenty of positive press and traction. CNET wrote that we “let users shuffle travel plans like a music playlist.” Center Networks twittered that we “moved into the shortlist for best startup.” And, Killer Startups called us the easy way to “plan your trip without having to hop around the web looking for information.”

Join us
Do you enjoy traveling and writing about travel? Then come join us in redefining the online travel planning industry. We’re looking for talented and intelligent individuals with a desire to work in a dynamic start-up environment.

Responsibilities
Content Editors will be performing a variety of tasks including fact-checking, editing, proofreading, copywriting, and creating compelling content about travel destinations worldwide. The Content Editor will be responsible for all point-of-interest and destination data on our site.

Minimum Job Qualifications
* Enjoys traveling (for fun)
* 3-5 years of professional writing and editing experience
* Strong communications skills
* Highly motivated with tremendous initiative and self direction
* An impeccable attention to detail
* Ability to meet deadlines is a must.

Preferred Job Qualifications
* BA/BS degree or equivalent 4 years' worth of higher education, preferably in English, Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, or other writing-related field. Formal writing training a plus.
* Previous travel industry experience desirable

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