Full-Stack Engineer/Developer

Position: Full-Stack
Engineer/Developer


Location:  Stamford,CT


Full time position


 


Our company is seeking
an experienced Full-Stack Engineer/Developer to help us put the power of big
data and machine learning to work for companies solving the world’s toughest
engineering challenges. We are a well-funded startup with an all-star team
founded by Jay Walker (founder of Priceline.com), and we’re looking for
A-players to join our expanding engineering team. If working with an incredible
team to build something truly disruptive that can solve a huge problem for
society at large sounds interesting to you, let’s talk. This is a great
opportunity to get in on the ground floor of something special. This position
reports to the Chief Technology Officer.


 


Job description:


•            
Work alongside former start-up founders and Y-Combinator graduates in a dynamic
environment to deliver a high quality product


•            
Participate in the entire feature design process from concept through wire
framing


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Own and build out features across the entire development stack


•            
Write tests religiously at every step of the development process – there’s no
such thing as manual  testing!


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Help streamline our development and deployment tools and processes


•            
Contribute to strategic decisions on product and business strategy to help us
steer the ship in the right direction


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Stay on top of the latest tools and technologies as part of the continuous
improvement of our technology stack


•            
Wear every hat in the product development lifecycle from business analyst to dev
ops


 


Required skills:


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5 – 7 years experience in full-stack web development


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Experience in an entrepreneurial environment


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Proficiency in dynamic languages and at least one modern web
framework


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Experience with modern front-end Javascript libraries (jQuery,
AngularJS)


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Experience with REST/JSON APIs


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Solid layout skills (Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, LESS)


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A love of Git and CI tools


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BS Degree


 


How client Like to Work


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In small, super-productive teams


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With as little process overhead as possible


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With self-motivated people with an entrepreneurial mindset


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With people who express themselves, have a positive attitude and a sense of
humor


 


Benefits


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An incredible team


•            
Open workspaces and a continuous flow high quality espresso


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Competitive salary + stock options


•            
Full medical and dental benefits


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401K Plan


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Paid Time Off


 


SCREENING QUESTIONS


Does the candidate have
both front-end and back-end development experience?


Does the candidate have
experience in a small company or start-up environment?


 


IDEAL CANDIDATE


Our ideal candidate is
an optimistic, entrepreneurial and forward-thinking person who is excited about
innovation and helping companies find solutions. We look for people who want to
work hard, have fun and are interested in growing with us. Independent,
creative, smart and fun are all attributes that describe our team. Joining us at
the ground level will allow the right candidate to grow with us in the
future.


 


IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE WORKED FOR THE
FOLLOWING COMPANY(IES):
  Entrepreneurial/start-up
businesses


Small
businesses


Technology
companies


SaaS
businesses


 


WHY WE’RE A GREAT COMPANY


We are well-funded,
public, start-up company founded by Priceline Founder, Jay Walker. We have an
amazingly open and ever-changing environment which fosters ideas and creativity.
We work in an open environment to foster collaboration, creativity and humor.
Our work space consists of various open spaces, desks, bean bag chairs, couches
and a pretty advanced coffee machine.

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