Instameet, Inc. is an exciting new web startup designed to help you meet new friends. If you've wondered what it would be like joining any of the successful websites of the past few years before they became successful, wonder no longer. This is your chance to be an integral part of the next big success story. The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial, extremely driven, and have great interest in the field of social networking.
Responsible for developing the initial Front-End and Back-End.
Critical thinker - provide alternative ideas and constructive criticism.
Strong communication skills.
Very detail-oriented. The more obsessive the better.
Rapid-iteration and experimentation.
Assist in technical hiring decisions as the company grows.
Preferably prior experience scaling for significant user traffic.
Extensive skill and experience with the following:
Back-End: PHP or Python (Django).
Database: PostgreSQL or NoSQL (Hadoop, HBase).
Preferably from a top Computer Science School or several years of experience.