Front End Software Engineer Service Alley
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We are on track for major new product releases this spring and summer and are looking for someone who is eager to learn the joys and pains of growing a startup. This is an amazing opportunity for the right candidate to wear multiple hats on our small and nimble development team, and make a real contribution towards shaping the future of the company. If coding were a war, you'll be in the trenches, on the front lines, and any other random analogy you can think of. We work hard, have a great time joking around while we do it, and want you to join us in building a company that is changing the way people think about finding home service providers.
Service Alley - Recommendations From People You Know
The day-to-day stuff
We're not here to babysit; you should be able to take or come up with a high level idea, and run with it
Survey what's out there in the open source world, evaluate vendor products, or code it yourself
Communicate with technical and non-technical people alike, and show both technical and functional command of what you are doing
Iterative development is your lifeblood, a day without pushing code makes you sad
You're not afraid to crack open an existing code base and bend it to your will
Constantly think of ways to improve the member and provider web experience
You like designing software, and thinking through how it fits into larger efforts before you dive in
High energy personality, creative and not afraid to take initiative
Experience working on front end aspects of dynamic web applications
Passion for building modern, intuitive and elegant user interfaces
Fun perspective on life and an entrepreneurial spirit
Not Required, But Impressive
Ruby on Rails experience
CSS development with SASS
Experience working in an agile, iterative development environment
Experience with Selenium and other front-end testing technologies
||1150 15th St NW |
Washington, DC 20071
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
ServiceAlley.com is a free site that helps you find recommendations for local home service providers from people you know. Service Alley is a startup owned and funded by The Washington Post, and is currently live in the Washington DC, Chicago and Raleigh-Durham metro areas with more markets on the horizon. We're tackling a big industry with some large established competitors, and we believe that from inside the walls of The Washington Post, we can disrupt those players and own the home service provider recommendation space.
Shipping Product Angel Investors: The Washington Post All Jobs: at Service Alley
|Headquarters:||1150 15th St NW|
Washington, DC 20071
|Industry:||Media and Entertainment|
|Company Profile:||Unlike other home service provider sites out there, Service Alley is free and open. You don't need to pay us money to see ratings and reviews, or wait for providers to contact you with a quote. ServiceAlley.com is here to ease your stress and help you find the right home service provider for you. Because really, the most valuable recommendation you can get for a home service provider is from someone you know.
Our management team is small but growing. We've been using digital agencies and contractors for our development work recently and are now looking build a great in-house development team (2 back end & 1 front end dev). We are on track for major new product releases this spring and summer and are looking for people who are eager to learn the joys and pains of growing a startup. This is an amazing opportunity for the right candidates to wear multiple hats on our development team, and make a real contribution towards shaping the future of the company.
We work hard, have a great time joking around while we do it, and want you to join us in building a company that is changing the way people think about finding home service providers. |
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