Are you a crazy-good developer who is proficient in Ruby, loves tough challenges, working with an all-star team and is looking to help build the next big thing? Have you had that epiphany when you finally get 'metaprogramming'?
Shop It To Me, a small (< 10 employees) hot startup in the online shopping space and recently described by Sara Lacy at Business Week as the "Twitter of Shopping Applications" without the technical glitches, has just opened up a few spots for super-smart developers to help us build and architect the next generation shopping personalization engine.
You'll be working in a fun environment with an all-star team which includes graduates from Harvard and Berkeley and with backgrounds from Tell Me, Microsoft and Gap Inc...
We are limiting space to 1-2 top-tier developers right now and we are picky, so if you are interested, please check your requirements and follow the instructions below.
For more information, please go to http://www.shopittome.com/employment
No recruiters or third-parties, please!
Thorough knowledge of Ruby and Ruby On Rails
Solid understanding of object oriented design and patterns
Able to write scalable SQL
Enjoys working on a small, quick-moving team of high quality.
Takes pride in the quality of his/her work and the work of his/her team.
Considered a plus:
Experience with capistrano, sphinx, god (the monitoring tool, not the deity), puppet.
Java knowledge and experience
SMTP, spam filtering, DomainKeys, and/or postfix
Experience and desire to scale a web/email service