Are you an expert with Consumer Technology, have start-up experience, and share our interest in fertility and family building? Then we’d love to talk with you.
Our Technology Leader is technologically brilliant with expansive knowledge of social networking and consumer technology. You’ve worked with at least one start-up and know from experience what does and does not lead to success.
You can insure the technology team is qualified, the hardware is appropriate and the software tools required to accomplish the task are in the hands of the right people. You have experience in fundraising, working with the board and have a good head for business.
Manage and oversee all aspects of technology and product development for Fertility Planit
Masterminding UX design for existing and new functionality
Overseeing implementation of new and improved web design
Leading the vision for existing and new applications
Translating our service to mobile platforms
Managing developers and the augmentation of the Shopping and Connect sections
Supporting our first convention in April 2012 with pages dedicated to signing up and buying tickets, and to outlining exhibitor and sponsorship packages
Paving the way for multimedia content
All of it needs to be social
You’re able to supervise teams and developers and to devise and follow through on the big vision
You will innovate and expand our service and keep us agile
You’re willing and able to join the executive team in presenting to investors
Knowledge of and experience with the following technologies is not essential but is a plus:
Development of Python web applications using the Django framework
Deploying and managing a Django webapp on a LAMP stack
Working with common Django plugins such as registration
Experience with html/css and ajax, we use jQuery
Also good to know:
Data migration tools such as South
Search engines (currently use django-haystack with solr)
Geolocation tools and libraries
Degrees in engineering, computer science and business are a plus!
Time committment would be about 2-4 hours per week at this stage until we are funded with our Seed round. Compensation includes equity shares plus salary after funding is secured.
If interested in joining us in this role, please sign up to Fertility Planit, log in and contact Founder/CEO Karin Thayer via her FP page. You may also send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.