Senior Full-stack Developer

Austin, TX

We are looking for a senior full-stack developer to join our early stage Austin-based startup as a founding technical team member. You will be responsible for developing our flagship web application that provides an easier and smarter way to build a powerful professional network.

These areas are required:

  • At least 6 years developing web applications with 3 years in Ruby development and 3 years in JavaScript environments. Both front-end and server-side is a must.
  • End-to-end experience (user story development to production) in developing web applications.

These areas are preferred:

  • Prototyping and testing potential solutions in Ruby and/or JavaScript.
  • Experience with DevOps. Production deployment experience on Heroku and development/test environments on Cloud9 are a plus.
  • Working with self-directed small teams in a startup environment.

These areas are desired:

  • Knowledge of mobile application development.
  • Understanding of data collection and analytics methodologies.
  • Writing user stories and working in an agile environment.
  • Mentoring other developers / consultants and supervising concurrent project activities.

The right candidate is:

  • A believer in “paying it forward” and building software that truly helps people.
  • Willing to be the key developer to bring our flagship product to market.
  • Open to maintaining their “day job” and working part-time with us as we pursue early-stage funding. The role is intended to become full-time.

For more information, please email info@karmapond.com.