Why you should join us? We're growing like a weed. Our dev team needs help to scale UpOut.
UpOut is a discriminating guide to the best weird parties, underground culture and unique happenings in your city. Our mission is to help make that epic night out, perfect first date or relaxing afternoon amazing.
We are a small tight knit team located in the heart of SoMA, San Francisco. Our environment is focused but we have loads of fun (after all, it's what we do). If you're passionate about helping people have fun, want to learn a lot and get in early at a growing startup, UpOut is a place where you'll thrive!
What You'll Be Doing
We are looking for an experienced iOS developer who's passionate about building apps that people love.
Our service is built on PHP, MySQL, Apache, Nginx, Python, Elasticsearch, Java, and Memcached. We’re hosted on AWS (EC2, RDS etc.) and use Github.
Interact with other engineers on the team to develop restful APIs for use in a mobile environment.
Interact with designers to create beautiful and responsive iOS interfaces.
Collaborate as part of the Engineering team to architect, design, and build systems based on common standards and best practices.
Constantly monitor performance and other metrics to proactively identify issues and recommend changes and new features.
Become a domain expert on key technologies used by the UpOut platform.
5 years professional software development experience.
Has helped design and ship at least 2 iOS apps professiona
Proficiency in at least one modern object oriented language such as C++, Java or C#
Solid understanding and practical experience in object oriented design and programming, design patterns and the software development life cycle.
Comfortable in a start-up environment where innovation and change is the norm.
Comfortable using bug tracking software (Jira, BugZilla, FogBugz, etc.) and following tech specs when building a product.
Delivers using a collaborative approach to development and a commitment to the teamwork required to execute on company initiative.
Strong communication skills including the ability to communicate complex information to diverse audiences both speaking and in writing.
A BS degree in computer science/engineering
$90,000 to $130,000 + 0.25-0.50% equity