Need Technical Web 2.0 Cofounder able to work in an agile environment. Must be local to Harvard Square, or no more than one hour from Cambridge, MA.
UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO THE NATURE OF THIS VENTURE, WE ARE NOT ABLE TO CONSIDER APPLICANTS OUTSIDE THIS GEOGRAPHY. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.
Own ALL aspects of technology including:
Build and maintain scalable website on time and on budget.
Track competing technologies and solutions.
Track and recommend complementary technologies and solutions.
Must have experience building and maintaining websites with the following components:
User rating systems.
Participation in site improvements that enabled increased traffic and income.
Site development skills a must and design skills extremely helpful but not necessary.
Must be able to own projects and complete with a no-matter-what attitude.
Must be responsive, resourceful and collaborative.
Must have depth in best practices and emerging technologies in Web 2.0.
Must have ego in check and be able to ask for help when necessary.
You know and readily admit what you know and what you don't know.
You have taken your lumps with bugs, compatibility, and the like enough to execute while efficiently filling in the blanks as you go.
You eat and drink technology but only consider solutions that fuel business growth.
You can quantify and qualify potential impacts of technical risk taking.
We have advanced degrees and understand the value of college education, but we don't want to rule out any geniuses without.
We prefer cofounder profile with stable resources that is interested in taking pride in equity ownership - someone that constantly looks at their piece of the venture and is obsessed with increasing its value. However, if this does not completely describe you we are willing to explore addressing your expense situation for the next 6-9 months assuming your case is truly compelling. We can be creative where necessary.