Careers - Jake’s Story
 Second Time’s The Charm
Jake’s Story
Second Time’s The Charm
Jake originally completed a bachelor’s degree in physics because he grew up loving science and math. However, this major was a better idea in theory—Jake experienced only friction in the job market. Luckily, he completed a second degree in computer science in less than two years—which led to an internship at BoomTown.
Careers - What Jake Does
 Software Engineer
What Jake Does
Software Engineer
Since technology is core to BoomTown’s business, Jake always has something new to work on—but it isn’t just mindlessly completing a task list. He’s always encouraged to add his own ideas or consult with decision makers about improving feature specifications. Jake also handles larger projects, like migrating technologies to render pages faster or building a more responsive tool for customers.
 
 
“After I interned, it was pretty evident that this was a fun place to work with a lively atmosphere.”
 
“After I interned, it was pretty evident that this was a fun place to work with a lively atmosphere.”
 
 
“When you walk in the door here, it doesn’t feel like work. It feels like a weird place that you go to just do what you’re passionate about.”
 
“When you walk in the door here, it doesn’t feel like work. It feels like a weird place that you go to just do what you’re passionate about.”