AppTap is a venture-backed social discovery and advertising start-up for apps. We are the leading network for app advertising and recommendations, connecting millions of consumers with targeted, relevant apps across our partners, including Sprint, AOL and USA TODAY.
We’re passionate about building best-in-class products that help consumers find apps that are relevant to them; advertising solutions that help app developers rise above the noise of the app stores; and services that help media companies, online publishers, and carriers boost user engagement, loyalty, and revenue.
We're looking for an energetic, creative, self-motivated, mid-level java developer with experience developing web-based front-end environments and cloud-based services to grow our app recommendations and ad network. If you want to join a growing early-stage start-up where you can have a large impact, contact us.
Design and develop web-based user interfaces in support of our app recommendations and ad network and related reporting tools.
Work within the development team to help implement various cloud-based features and products related to our app discovery and advertising network.
Create visually interesting charts, graphs, and tables for our reporting tools.
Deliver consumer-facing features and partner tools that will fundamentally improve app discovery for millions of consumers and all app developers.
3-5 years of java based development experience
Frontend/Web development experience, preferably with an emphasis on Google Web Toolkit (GWT) development
Experience developing with jQuery
Must have a keen eye for UI design aesthetics and attention to detail
Experience with the following web technologies: Servlet Engines - Tomcat/Jetty, GAE, JSP, GWT, JSON
Experience working an Agile based development environment and use of standard development tools (Eclipse, Ant, SVN, Git)
Ability to work within a small team in a fast pace environment
Experience with cloud based technologies including Google App Engine and Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, SDB) a plus
BS in Computer Science or related degree required