At Project Further, we realize the importance of a well-designed, engaging and well-functioning web experience. That is why we are seeking a talented Lead web developer to join us in the ongoing development and day-to-day functioning of ProjectFurther.com. You’ll need to be hungry to “wear all hats” and work in a fast-paced startup environment alongside experienced back-end engineers. You'll also work closely with server-side developers to implement their server-side code in order to develop the complex, interactive and database driven website.
What's in it for you: Be a part of a ground breaking company where you have an opportunity to make a major impact and truly define your technical legacy, including access to exceptional career progression opportunities! What's more, you'll gain lots of on-the-job and ground- level startup experience as a team member of a venture with truly unlimited potential. If your're a recent college grad looking for full time work, including the potential to gain valuable company equity, this is the perfect job for you! Or, if you're a talented and motivated CS/CE student looking for an exciting and rewarding full-time gig that could double as your senior project, then your prayers have been answered! You can even be self taught.... as long as you have the dedication, time commitment, and can " get the job done"! You need not live in the Austin Area to apply.
Your main responsibilities will include:
Production, modification and maintenance of the core website and the web application's user interfaces.
Success in this role is measured on:
The ability to add new functionality that delights users while keeping the latency and load time to a minimum.
Familiarity with the latest web technologies is important, including:
Excellent HTML, XHTML, CSS programming skills
Utilization of PHP-Zend framework
Equally important to your "Experience", are:
Your enthusiasm for our vision
Your desire to become a part of an exciting, true start-up venture run on Lean principles, and
Your willingness to learn quickly
Experience desired as outlined above regardless of formal educational background.
All qualified applicants welcomed including:
Talented Computer Science or Computer Engineering student
Senior CS or CE students looking for a great Senior Project and opportunity
Self-taught web developers