Ideator is building a community to help entrepreneurs by connecting them with the tools and resources they need to be successful. The company, through its platform now in development, allows members to cultivate business ideas through its best practices guidance, community of experts, and directory of resources that ranges from service providers to sources of capital. We love entrepreneurs. Everyone we hire is, or aspires to be a successful entrepreneur. We are looking for engineers who are also entrepreneurial at heart. If you think someday you will build your own product or service and bring it to market, you are probably the perfect fit.
The Front-End Engineer on the Ideator team will plan, write code, and critique to aid in the development of Ideator platform. The ideal candidate is a programmer with a keen eye for design. This person has a curiosity and excitement for new web technologies and techniques, enjoys creating tools that will help others, and finds frequent new projects refreshing.
We’re looking for someone that shares our passion for helping entrepreneurs succeed by creating well-designed UI to serve a variety of purposes in a fast paced environment. If you love solving challenging problems, building a community, and strive for quality, then this is the job for you.
You should be able to do most of these really well, or learn it quickly.
• Object Oriented Programming
• HTML5/CSS (using SASS for CSS production)
• Responsive layout
• UX troubleshooting and issue diagnosis
Some experience in:
• Relational DB modeling
• Test Driven Development (unit testing)
• Continuous Integration (CircleCI or equivalent)
• Code evaluation tools (Coffeelint or equivalent)
• Incident response analysis & management (Newrelic)
• Deployment management
• Google Material Design
• NoSQL databases
• Familiar with any and all other MVC frameworks other than ROR
Education and Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in CS or related field (MBA a huge plus).
• 1-5 years’ experience in a similar role.
• Proven track record in software development.
• Experience working in a start-up environment.
• Experience introducing a new product to market.
To apply, please join Ideator and private message me (Charlie Smith) through the platform. I promise I will reply to all inquiries.
Work Authorization/Security Clearance
Employees must be authorized to work in the United States, and applicants will be required to verify their employment eligibility. Ideator does not currently provide H1-B visa sponsorship.
Ideator provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ideator complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Ideator expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Ideator’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.