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Tech Lead - Ruby Engineer

Ideal Candidate

We're looking for someone who is driven and energetic to join our disruptive start-up to be one of our key software engineers. The ideal candidate loves to talk about technology, gets excited about innovation, and has a passion for the mobile space. He or She is self-motivated, a great communicator, and an open collaborator.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop new features and functions for our flagship web application
  • Be an active part of the core management team
  • Manage the release process
  • Design best practices for stress testing our application
  • Develop integration to third-party API's such as facebook, twitter, sendgrid, amazon payments, etc.
  • Develop technical documentation as required
  • Recruit and hire a tech team as the business grows
  • Required Skills & Experience

  • Experience developing Ruby on Rails applications – You should be able to demonstrate a project you're proud of
  • Significant experience with JavaScript and related frameworks (prototype, jQuery, etc.)
  • Experience with GitHub, SendGrid, >>> a plus
  • Consuming SOAP & POX web services
  • Knowledge of OO design patterns, refactoring and unit testing
  • Familiarity working in Linux environment on a cloud hosted platform
  • Working knowledge of MySQL (or similar database platform)
  • How to apply

    Email a resume and cover letter to jobs@socialround.com. Tell us why you'd be a great fit. Make sure to mention the specific job for which you are applying.

    Location: New York, NY
    Type: Full Time or Part Time, off-site

    We are an equal opportunity employer

     

    Social Media and Community Intern

    Ideal Candidate

    We're looking for someone who is driven and energetic to join our disruptive start-up to manage all social media and community activities. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with all major social media platforms and will be able to create interesting, unique content for our users. It also helps to get excited by mobile apps and cool tech projects.

    Primary Responsibilities

    Required Skills & Experience

    How to apply

    Email a resume and cover letter to jobs@socialround.com. Tell us why you'd be a great fit. Make sure to mention the specific job for which you are applying.

    Location: New York, NY
    Type: Part Time, off-site

    We are an equal opportunity employer

     

    Product Development Intern

    Ideal Candidate

    We're looking for someone who is driven and energetic to join our disruptive start-up to help create new products. The ideal candidate has developed a web product from conception to scratch. Maybe you’ve attempted to start a company of your own. You are comfortable working in an unstructured environment, and thrive at solving new problems. You are likely a geek at heart (although you may not show it) and get excited by mobile apps and cool tech projects

    Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a strategy to create and enter a new market
  • Research and understand the market trends and translate them into a compelling product that customers need
  • Create and defend requirements for new product enhancements
  • Manage a cross-functional effort to deliver product to market
  • Identify potential partners
  • Required Skills & Experience

  • Knowledge of best practices in web development
  • Avid social media user
  • Passion for technology
  • Superb communication skills
  • Energetic, driven, eager to learn
  • How to apply

    Email a resume and cover letter to jobs@socialround.com. Tell us why you'd be a great fit. Make sure to mention the specific job for which you are applying.

    Location: New York, NY
    Type: Part Time, off-site

    We are an equal opportunity employer

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