Front End Developer OpenSky
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED OpenSky -- a well-funded, NYC-based social shopping startup with strong growth numbers and a culture built on hard work and experimentation -- is looking for experienced front end engineers to work closely with product managers, designers, software engineers, and retail specialists to build beautiful and engaging shopping experiences.
We are looking for intelligence, passion, good instincts. We want to work with people who are excited to help invent a new kind of retail.
At a minimum, you must:
know your way around Photoshop, Fireworks, or an equivalent
have lots of experience with at least one templating system
be comfortable in a UNIX shell (or eager to learn)
You should be thrilled at the prospect of having intelligent, informed conversations about subjects like:
typography on the web
supporting as many screen sizes as possible
high performance web UIs
The more of these you know, the more money we will pay you:
Backbone.js and Underscore.js
Coffee machine repair and maintenance
You should also be able to point to real examples of web UIs you?ve built which are simple and beautiful but which show real sophistication and thoughtfulness in how they are built. Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Plain text and PDF only. (Some friendly advice: write a thoughtful cover letter.)
"One of Crain's 50 best places to work in NYC"
||New York, NY |
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
OpenSky is a Social Marketplace that connects millions of shoppers with the world's most creative and unique brands. Investors: Canaan Partners
, Highland Capital Partners
, Providence Equity Partners
, Raine Groupe
, Ron Conway All Jobs: at OpenSky
|Headquarters:||18 W 18th Street|
New York, NY 10011
|Industry:||Retailing / Distribution|
|Company Profile:||OpenSky finds itself uniquely positioned at the center of the Social Commerce ecosystem, marrying the best of an ecommerce marketplace with the personalization of a connection driven social network to give shoppers a simple, highly-targeted and refreshing shopping experience. Shoppers use OpenSky to Connect, Follow, Browse, Love & Buy. Brands use OpenSky's proprietary suite of social selling and storefront management tools to share their products with the world.
OpenSky has been named one of The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies (alongside Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Twitter, Square, Airbnb, Dropbox and Kickstarter) by Fast Company, and is funded by Highland Capital Partners, Canaan Partners, Raine Group, Providence Equity Partners and Ron Conway.|
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