TouchFrame, an interactive entertainment start-up led by digital media veterans from United Talent Agency, MTV, Opensky, and Wonderwall, is looking for a developer who has experience with backend web development of servers that can deliver content to mobile devices. Candidate will be responsible for working with our iOS engineer to architect and build a scalable backend for our initial iPad app that pairs social gaming with video. This is a contract/freelance position with the opportunity to become a full-time position. We are located a few blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, but telecommuting is also fine.
Create a scalable backend infrastructure that can handle millions of daily active users
Experience building databases that provide a secure API for delivering media assets such as video
Experience with mobile gaming is a bonus
Experience watching a lot of television is a double bonus
Hacker experience is more valuable than a degree from MIT