You are bored with the corporate environment that over promises and always under delivers. You are the talent. You are the leading edge. You are the expert coder who is looking for a way to free yourself from the trap of corporate psycho babble.
You think Web 2.0 is passe and your insight is already ahead...you know what comes next: your own start-up. If this sounds like you, read on...
We are seeking a CTO (Tech Guru) but most importantly a partner who will take the working BETA (http://wegowego.com) and help us launch it within North America within the next 12 months.
We have proven the site works in Toronto (read our profile), so we know it will work anywhere. The site is a fully scalable search platform that supports multiple regions. When we build the right team we will seek seed funding!
We need you to find innovative ways to help integrate further with the Facebook Connect, automate data acquisition (including API integration from multiple sources), auto-tagging of content and help develop an external data dissemination strategy using APIs, widgets etc.
If you are up to the technical challenge, want to explore your entrepreneurial self and want to be an equity partner (up to 49% of the biz can be yours), let us know!
This is not a salary position and no compensation can be provided at this time so we understand you may need a day job as well. Your involvement and share is negotiable.
Drive the technological strategy and implementation
Facebook Connect Integration
External APIs integration
Develop Auto-Tagging capability
Data Dissemination via APIs and Widgets
Other features you think are key to get us ahead of the curve
You are a Guru RoR, (Rails) developer
You have solid experience in Linux, Mysql, NGINX (Engine X)+Mongrel
Solid experience developing dynamic, interactive, data-driven websites
In-depth knowledge of technologies: AJAX, SGI Scrip languages
Well versed in Facebook Connect integration work and
Experience in integrating and developing APIs
BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent would be great not not required.
You are an equal equity partner. When the revenue/successful exit comes you take half the glory...