Lead Software Engineer - Web Applications Zoosk
Zoosk is looking for an experienced Lead Software Engineer who is passionate about building and managing a team and developing scalable web applications. You will be responsible for creating full stack features in PHP, MySQL, and Angular JS. We're currently migrating a big portion of our front-end infrastructure to Angular JS, and we're looking for someone to come in and drive this process as well as own, maintain, and improve a large portion of Zoosk's codebase.
See more about Zoosk at http://www.themuse.com/companies/zoosk.
Collaborate with product team to define clear requirements, deliverables, and milestones for new projects
Design, test, develop, and deploy production-ready applications using the PHP, MySQL, and Angular JS
Bachelors degree in Computer Science
Angular JS/backbone.js experience is big plus
5+ years experience building web applications
Solid understanding of object oriented design, coding and testing patterns
Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and/or frameworks
Previous experience with Linux, Apache, MySQL is a plus
Previous start-up experience is a plus
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Zoosk is one of the largest online dating services in the world, with over 50 million users, close to 20 million daily page views, from "Zooskers" in 60 countries With 100 thousand new profiles added daily, we are the single fastest growing dating service on the web and our supersonic performance was recently celebrated in the Wall Street Journal's inaugural top 50 "Next Big Thing" List (March 09, 2010).
While we originally took advantage of viral opportunities on social networks, Zoosk has evolved into an easy, fun and safe online dating experience that today connects singles from the we
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: ATA Ventures
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|Company Profile:||Working At Zoosk
Zoosk is the fastest growing social dating destination. Our applications on social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Bebo have more than 50 million users with close to over 20 million daily page views from users in 60 countries Simply put, Zoosk is online dating that doesn't suck. Our users, mostly young professional, enjoy a fun and playful experience while they meet new people in their local areas.
Zoosk is a VC backed startup and our office is located in downtown San Francisco. We are always looking for open minded, energetic, and driven individuals that love the challenge of turning an established industry upside-down. We build world class social web products and in the process we make sure to have plenty of fun. If you want to work with exceptional people on toughest engineering problems every day, you want to join Zoosk.
Some Benefits of Joining Zoosk
- Sexy MacPro or MacBookPro stations to work in style
- Free beverages and snacks, to keep you fired up
- Free dinner every night
- Medical, dental and vision plans
- Life Insurance and 401K savings plan|
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