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Tech Lead - Full Stack Developer
We are looking for a Tech Lead, full stack developer, with hands-on approach, truly passionate about building beautiful codes and scalable platforms, who will lead our tech development efforts and become part of the founders team. We are the leading worldwide App and Game templates marketplace with a fast growing - 100,000+ - community of developers, publishers, and App entrepreneurs. Everything we build has to work at scale and ship fast as we work in one of the hottest and fastest growing markets in the World. A great opportunity for an ambitious tech guy wishing to take ownership of the entire platform and its future developments, join the founders team and help finding the right solutions to: challenging opportunities, growing a strong internal development team, interacting with external tech teams, mobile app gurus and evangelists, succeed and contribute in building a successful story.
be responsible for the platform tech operation and developments as well as for the planning and deliverables, the releases and deploys;
be working with the founders on a daily basis on product development and specs, solutions and integrations;
have direct responsibility on technological solutions and choices, as well as recruiting of tech staff.
At least 5 years experience with open source frameworks and languages and databases (LAMP);
3+ years experience managing a development team;
Previous experience with Yii Framework or other PHP frameworks is a plus;
Previous, meaningful experience in web platforms\e-commerce startups are a strong plus;
Mastery of relational databases (MySQL and PostgresSQL) for high-performance environments (experience with NoSQL solutions like MongoDB, CouchDBand Cassandra a plus);
Strong passion for beautifully written code, optimized, and scalable;
Interest in deeply understanding our product, our users and their needs. We expect our tech lead to understand our users and anticipate their needs and requirements, working closely with the founders;
Basic skills of UI design, some exposure to front end developments;
Strong communication and organizational skill, as well as project management: we expect our tech team staff to grow very fast over time and the responsibility will be yours;
Most importantly: enthusiasm, strong drive, obsession for success, strong commitment to results and measurability;
Entrepreneurial approach to problem solving;
Fluent English is a must.
Work on iPhone/iPad and Android application architecture and push development using Objective C and Java.
Participate in all phases of our software development life cycle to convert concepts and specifications into released iPhone/iPad and Android applications and features.
Interact daily with our platform and processes, including third party source code control and review, bug tracking, testing, etc.
Interact with other components of the team during the brainstorming process in order to provide value in some of the company strategic decision.
Interact with our Developer Community to provide supports and suggestion when necessary.
Strong Experience with iPhone and/or Android technologies (Objective C, Cocoa, Java, iPhone SDK, Android SDK
Expertise with your favorite dynamic programming language: Python, Ruby, etc.
Strong experience in optimizing code to make it re-useable.
Love for continuous deployment and getting things done quickly. We are a fast-paced startup with tight schedules and small teams, and it takes a certain kind of energy and drive to get it done!
A great sense of product to understand how mobile developers interact with Chupamobile
Strong communication skills and attention to details.