We work with the latest technologies around location data and social media data and develop cutting-edge mobile apps. Join an established small team of individuals committed to writing awesome looking, high performance, crash-resistant Android applications. Work with recent releases like Jelly Bean as we look to create for the latest and best android devices. You don’t need to dream of electric sheep or worry about the Voight-Kampf test. Every member of the SocialRadar team is a smart, creative and talented person who thinks code can change the world. Create experiences that will be used by people everywhere.
Today there are over 1.1 billion people that have smartphone devices that can broadcast their locations. Over 2.8 billion people have social profiles online. In the future, technology will inevitably combine your smartphone’s location with the power of your social network.
Learn more about the vision of the company we are creating here:https://www.dropbox.com/s/viihvvv2ekd95cx/SocialRadar%20Vision.pdf
SocialRadar is the brainchild of Michael Chasen, the co-founder and former CEO of Blackboard. He started Blackboard with the idea to bring education online and grew it from a small handful of entrepreneurs to a global organization with 3,000 employees and 30m users before taking it public and then selling it just over a year ago for over $1.7b. He is looking for a small core team to partner with to create his great next company and is looking for the most talented and passionate developers in the area.
The culture is a true start-up atmosphere. The atmosphere is open and relaxed with jean and t-shirts being the norm. Learn more about the culture of the company we are creating here:https://www.dropbox.com/s/upg4qxjz43mnez5/SocialRadar%20Culture.pdf
We work with the latest technologies around location data and social media data and develop cutting-edge mobile apps. Join an established small team of individuals committed to writing awesome looking, high performance node applications. Every member of the SocialRadar team is a smart, creative and talented person who thinks code can change the world. Create experiences that will be used by people everywhere.
The prerequisites for joining our development team are simple. We care more about your attitude and aptitude than the specific tools and technologies you have used in the past. You need to have a strong passion for software development and must take pride in your coding. You should also have great analytical skills and ability to handle complex, modular software development in a collaborative team-based environment
ability to provide creative solutions for server-side system
explore new solutions for development and think outside of the box
creative problem solving abilities that demonstrate a can do attitude.
the ability to work in a fast paced, challenging environment
must have created production quality node server website or api endpoint.
experience with common npm modules like step, socket.io, express, etc.
experience working with Git version control
experience working with MySQL database server
Successful in an Agile Environment (startup experience preferred!)
experience with AWS and Linux is a huge plus