We are looking for a hacker who is passionate about building a great and long lasting company. Our company currently focuses on helping municipalities identify and connect with private-sector partners. We need to expand our engineering team with someone willing to hit the ground running and bring innovative technology solutions to meet our customer's requirements.
Integrate with typical APIs any web startup should have (ie FB, T, IN)
Identify and implement open source packages that can bring desired functionality with minimal need for coding
Perform test-driven development
Design and promote lean-startup principles for the engineering team
Prior tech-founder of a web startup a plus
Comfortable building web applications using web frameworks for quick, abstracted development
Experience using APIs from other web-sites (REST or SOAP based services)
Experience with modern AJAX interfaces through libraries like Jquery or Dojo
Integrating multiple cloud-based modules into a single website, including e-commerce, comments, project management, communications, etc.
Experience following continuous deployment practices
Java Seam, Ruby on Rails, Django or similar
(x)HTML, CSS, Java Script, Ajax, Facelets
Cloud computing and API integration
Test driven development
Sense of humor
Self-taught, Ivy League, we don't care too much. All we ask is that you know how to speak, read and write in ENGLISH. Yes, it's obvious, but you can't imagine what we have seen. Also, we seek active and effective communicators who want to work in a high-performance team, are driven to meet milestones and are not afraid to receive feedback for any reason.
Cash and CONSIDERABLE equity