Software Developer BrightTag
BrightTag is adding to its dev team. We don?t need ninjas or rock stars but, rather, people who write great code and want to work on interesting things with others who are smart, innovative and driven. If you want to work at a company that values innovation and fun while shunning big company politics and drama, keep reading.
So, what would you be doing?
As part of our tech team, you?ll have the opportunity to drive requirements, architect new products, write great code and stay ahead technically.
Experience life at a growing start-up.
What we believe:
Code quality is more important that code quantity.
Code must be peer-reviewed before it is committed.
Experience communicating with and managing projects with multiple stakeholders across teams and across the globe in a high-growth, entrepreneurial environment
That just about everything you need to create and deploy a web-based application is best served by a free, open source offering.
A real desire to collaborate with everyone at BrightTag.
Open source projects are cool, and participating in open source development is even cooler.
In quick morning stand-ups, frequent communication, scoping work to short iterations, and releasing often.
You have to design for scale and geographical distribution from the very beginning.
Your development environment should mirror your production environment: at least two of everything.
That any network i/o call can, and will, fail.
Happiest when coding and solving interesting problems. You are really smart and amazing but your ego doesn?t require that you be the only smart and amazing person on your team.
Honest and ethical. You?re also flexible, able to listen, adjust and innovate.
A collaborator. You?ll be comfortable working with everyone?tech team, product management, client services and senior management to innovate and turn business problems into relevant solutions that will make the Internet a better place.
Already living in the area. Sorry, this is not a remote position nor will we relocate.
What we need from you:
Experience creating large software systems with extensive knowledge of Linux deployment.
Sense of curiosity and desire to always be learning.
A solid foundation in computer science with practical experience in data structures,
algorithms, and software design.
Phenomenal communication skills. You know how to give/receive good news, bad news, suggestions and feedback.
A strong preference for open source technologies is a must; experience working with and contributing to open source projects is a huge plus.
Experience being part of an Agile team.
We are building a new technical foundation for the next generation of online marketing. We are working with over 500 of the world?s leading brands and helping them collect and connect their customer data in real-time to deliver smarter Omni-channel marketing experiences that are driving improved engagement, conversation and loyalty.
Our management team has a proven track record of building brand name businesses with many successful exits. We are backed by a solid funding foundation and well-known investors: Baird Venture Partners, Epic Ventures, New World Ventures, Tomorrow Ventures, I2A Fund. We take pride in our corporate culture and offer a competitive salary/bonus with great benefits, including the rare opportunity to earn equity upside.
Think this could be the role for you? Well, here?s the thing: we?d like to believe you, we really would! But you?ve got to show us. Send your resume and explain why you?d make a great addition to our team.
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