We're a design-driven startup looking for someone immensely talented and cool to help influence and build an amazing, consumer- and merchant-facing website that will challenge even the best developers.
We are not looking to stick cogs into a big machine, we need people that enjoy doing pretty much any and everything. Strategic thinkers, self-motivated, problem solver, are just a few of characteristics we are looking for. Are you interested in joining an energetic team of young entrepreneurs, and excited to learn and develop new technologies that push the envelope? If so, please read on…
Writing complex and efficient SQL queries, profiling and optimizing code, and devising and implementing caching strategies
Be good at and enjoy building database driven websites (we probably don't need to mention that).
Write HTML & CSS that makes people want to print it out and frame it.
Work well with designers: be ready to speak up about what could be better, what you feel about designs.
Lead development of high performance, highly scalable web application
Be involved in all aspects of development — playing a critical role in design, planning, development and deployment
Use technical knowledge and creative thinking to provide the most innovative solutions
Be self motivated to meet aggressive deadlines in a rapid application development environment
Be cool, be collaborative, be fun.
Experience with Drupal and WordPress (or strong desire to learn)
Experience administering MySQL servers (configuration, tuning, etc.)
Experience administering web or application servers
Experience working with Cloud servers, such as Amazon EC2 Servers
Knowledge of Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP based development
Experience with API integration SOAP and XML calls
Knowledge of email marketing and authentication, SPF, Domain Keys, DKIM, and IP Reputation
Strong fundamental understanding of web application technology
Good communications skills and organization skills
Ability and desire to learn new applications/processes/environment
BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Compensation will be competitive with opportunity for growth and equity as well. More benefits to come, many more, this is a startup after all.