Program Manager Flat World Knowledge
We are an Agile development team using best practices such as sprints, continuous integration and automated testing. Our team is very supportive and dedicated to personal development and building great software. You will work with business, content, and development teams to craft next-generation educational software. The product has a native IOS application and a responsive design HTML client. This position will report to the VP of Technology.
We are looking for someone who
Has an eye for design and/or has a ?pixel perfect? attention to detail
Is a student of the web ? you love to inspect the DOMs of sites with interesting UI
Connects to RESTful Web Services as second nature
Has passion for frameworks like Angular, Backbone, Ember, and more...
Organizes thoughts instinctively into JSON format
Groks CSS pre-compilers like LESS or SASS, and why Compass is useful
Commits frequently, reviews pull requests, and is a humble champion of good ideas
Is self-motivated and a goal-driven problem-solver, interested in always improving
Collaborates openly, contributes wisely and voices opinions
Aligns with our team values and is comfortable working in a startup mode
Desired Skills and Experience
Ruby development experience (5+ years).
Experience building and maintaining consumer-facing web sites.
Familiar with Linux environments.
Experience with software version control system ideally Git.
Comfortable with a start-up environment, agile practices (XP & Scrum), web-savvy business teams, and varied tasks / responsibilities
Experience with responsive design and HTML5 is a plus.
Bachelors in Computer Science or a related field
Server: Database experience (SQL, NoSQL)
Object Oriented Programming
Mobile browser experience
Bonus points! A gazillion devices to test every incarnation of the web or IoT ( ? ?? ?)
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