Instameet, Inc. is a seed-funded, disruptive new web startup for live social video chats. We're currently looking for a Back-End Developer to be tasked with producing a true minimum viable product based on clear, polished wireframes. Be a part of the early team and work in a fast paced environment alongside a Product Founder and a talented UI/UX Designer as we work with investors leading our next round ahead of launch.
Compensation begins at up to $120,000 + Equity depending on experience but will be subject to increase with future rounds of funding and as your experience and responsibilities increase. As Employee #1, this position will be influential in helping select and lead future technical hires. Relocation assistance is also available.
The ideal candidate will have recently attended a top Computer Science school or have several years of experience coding at reputable organizations or startups. Likewise, you must have an understanding of how startups operate, strong critical-thinking, and be highly detail-oriented.
Location flexible - Los Angeles, CA, New York, NY, or San Francisco, CA.
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Note: You will be responsible for selecting the exact technologies but the below are preferred.
Programming Language: Rails, Python, or Node.js.
Database: PostgreSQL or MySQL, bonus points for Redis/MongoDB/CouchDB.
Experience with Jabber, Flash, and Memcached is a major plus.