Location - Bay Area, Ca
Compensation - Partner level equity, salary, bonus compensation upon VC funding
Early stage Bay Area based start-up seeks a Lead Programmer to design, build, test, and document the development of a new music platform geared for independent artists and music labels. Featuring social networking, streaming music, and marketplace, this new platform breaks the "one size fits all" mold, resolving grievances made by developing artist.
As one of our first key technology hires, you will be getting in early and will have the opportunity to influence the product and business as we move closer to launching this profitable and exciting new platform. We are currently seed funded and are looking for the right programming gurus to complete our development team.
This lead programmer position will be responsible for building out the infrastructure of the web application as well as the mobile application from scratch and allow for easy implementation of additional features and functionalities in the immediate future.
The main goal will be to create a working beta website in 2-3 months.
You will have the ability to work from home.
Must have extensive experience working in either Ruby on Rails or PHP
Experience in developing web applications and/or for mobile platforms is a plus
Ability to spot technical talent
Passionate about aesthetics and user experience
Fluent in English
Meticulous in your work
Able to work alone, as well as with teams
A degree in Computer Science or similar
Equity, salary, bonus upon VC funding ... TBD
Possibility of a full time contract position