TheNextWeb – “Assured Labor: A smarter job service that’s changing the world.”
FastCompany – “Assured Labor is the first digital marketplace for jobs optimized for the way that people in emerging markets find jobs.”
VentureBeat – “Assured Labor, a mobile LinkedIn for the developing world”
Assured Labor is revolutionizing the way that people in Emerging Markets find jobs. We’re building a massive web & mobile business that helps lower wage workers find work and improve their lives. The company has registered over 600,000 job seekers and 20,000 employers, and is generating revenues.
Assured Labor’s technology leverages mobile, automated voice and the web to create the world’s first recruitment platform tailored to the realities of the emerging markets.
We are looking to add a talented Software Engineer who will work directly with the CTO to help to build the product and the engineering team. Applicants must have a passion for designing and writing efficient, well organized, well tested and robust code using the latest libraries and languages in an agile development process.
This is a key role for someone who wants to shape the service in a venture funded enterprise seeking to positively impact 1 billion people globally.
Coordinate with the CTO and other engineers to design scalable and reliable solutions
Lead the design, documentation and implementation of major features
Responsible for maintaining our architectural framework using Spring, Hibernate, etc
Integrate with vendor provided APIs using Web Services, XML and JSON.
Build clean, organized, and well tested code
Mentor other engineers and help define our development process and tools
Expert knowledge of the complete Java eco-system (Tomcat, Spring, Maven, etc)
Experience with Hibernate, JMS, Groovy/Grails, MySQL, JAXB/XML, etc
Interest in working with ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Redis, Akka, etc
Familiar with Agile/Scrum processes, unit testing, and test-driven development
We’re far enough along to pay competitively, early enough to offer a solid equity stake