OshOsh is a fully funded startup spin-off located in New York City.
We are seeking a Director of Engineering that has 7+ years experience with LINUX and PHP building web based applications. Experience with UGC photo sharing, mobile photo sharing and large UGC based websites a plus. Acting as the technology team leader this individual will be responsible for making key technical decisions related to the product development and leading junior software engineers in the successfully execution of project completion.
Leading the software development team in the development, documentation, and maintenance of cutting edge web-based applications.
Develop and maintain applications using standard development tools.
Providing technical consultation and expertise to Product Managers
Reviewing Product requirement documents and participating in product brainstorming sessions.
Responsible for the analysis, design, development and support of application systems
Previous experience leading the successful development of heavily trafficked UGC websites is preferred
A minimum of 7+ years of development experience in software or website development
Masters Degree in Computer Science or the equivalent work experience
Ability and willingness to build knowledge of the organization, processes and customers
Able to problem solve; analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures
Develops competence by performing structured work assignments
Experience programming PHP
Experience with MySQL or equivalent
Familiar with Unix/Linux: use, scripting and tools
Knowledge of XML, SOAP and AJAX highly desirable
Familiarity with revision control software
Excellent communication skills
Ability to collaborate
B.S. Computer Science or equivalent
100% Company paid benefits (health, dental, vision) for all employees and eligible dependents
Casual dress, flexible environment