Looking for skilled web developer to help build the backbone of an early
stage company. Ideal person is flexible, energetic and committed. True
start-up situation, with huge upside and a team of experienced
executives who have already been through the start-up process
successfully a few times. Have cash financing and commitments for more
when the time is right to scale up as well as major players as early
adopters/customers already lined up.
Looking for someone with a first rate technology background and a
demonstrated expertise in hands-on coding. Must have a record of
vision, energy and enthusiasm.
Not looking for someone who needs to be led by the hand, but rather
someone eager to take the reins.
â€¢ Specify the product from the business spec.
â€¢ Research critical elements.
â€¢ Provide creative solutions to technical and business problems.
â€¢ Build application to meet aggressive, self-directed milestone
â€¢ Work collaboratively and iteratively with teammates.
â€¢ Recruit teammates with complementary skills.
â€¢ Develop and articulate vision for future product releases.
â€¢ BA/ Bsc or Masters in Computer Science/ Engineering.
â€¢ 5 years experience building (hands-on) server-based Web applications.
â€¢ Deep knowledge of Internet and browser-based technologies.
â€¢ Basic Web graphic design skills. Ability to guide UI creation.
â€¢ Build systems (ANT/ Make), scripting, Servlets,Struts/Webwork,XML,
â€¢ Web 2.0 skills.
â€¢ Ability to leverage â€œspeed building toolsâ€ such as Ruby on Rails.
â€¢ Knowledge of UNIX/ Linux operating environment.
â€¢ Deep MySQL skills - database querying, optimization & design.
â€¢ Setting up and managing credit card payment systems.
â€¢ Excellent team and collaborative skills.
â€¢ Proven ability to work under deadline and in high-pressure
â€¢ First rate communication skills.
â€¢ Positive attitude and sense of humor is critical.
â€¢ Self-directed and with a track record for creative solutions.
â€¢ Evidence of relentless drive to achieve results.
Desirable Experience :
â€¢ Ecommerce template site development (not template use).
â€¢ Payment gateway development and integration.
â€¢ Affiliate marketing or management software and site development
If this sounds like you shoot an email or resume to Kevin and Mark at