Tech Lead - Founding Member Frontporch Care Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Who we are:
Frontporch Care is the Airbnb of in-home health caregivers.
We are dedicated to making it easy and affordable to find, hire and manage caregivers for a loved one online. We are passionate about creating a clean, simple and intuitive service for our users, and disrupting an inefficient industry.
We are an early stage company currently amassing a network of caregivers and testing our service in the NY area. We have user traction, and are refining our model before rolling out nationally.
What we are looking for:
We are seeking a technical lead who could become the CTO. Candidate must be local to NYC, and possess a Computer Science degree. We have a slight preference for Rails, but are open to technology stack. Seeking someone who is comfortable coding from the ground up, and building and leading a team in the future. We believe in a lean/iterative/agile (choose your buzzword) approach, but are not dogmatic about how it is implemented.
We believe Frontporch will change the industry for the better. We are lowering the cost of in home care, while increasing the wages paid to a largely underpaid workforce. This platform has the potential to positively affect millions of lives. We are looking for someone who is as excited by this we are.
What we offer:
- The opportunity to reshape an industry
- Opportunity to build and lead a team
- Co-founder with strong industry knowledge
- Generous equity - salary once funding is secured
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Frontporch Care is the Airbnb for In-Home Care. We connect families with in-home caregivers, and allow them to manage the relationship online.
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|Headquarters:||New York, NY 10012|
|Company Profile:||Two forces:
1) Aging Seniors: The Senior population is aging faster than ever before. 10,000 people turned 65 today in the US. There is increasing demand for in-home care services.
2) Large Independent Workforce: In-home caregivers comprise the second largest workforce in the nation, and is expected to be the largest by 2020.
Current model: Families must hire a local agency, which charges 2X what they pay a caregiver. Or they can try their luck on Craigslist... Most families pay out-of-pocket, and are very price sensitive.
Frontporch Care is dedicated to making it easy and affordable to find, hire and manage caregivers for a loved one online. We are passionate about creating an excellent product and service for our users, and disrupting an inefficient industry.
We are seeking individuals who want truly want to reshape the home health industry. If this excites you, please apply.|
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