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Lead Ruby on Rails Software Engineer / Developer (may grow into CTO)
San Francisco, CA
Why work with this Company
You will work with complex data and implement sophisticated algorithms that can help millions of people. You'll have the opportunity to build a product with massive impact and shape our technology as well as business strategy. Our team is highly collaborative and focused on building a fun work environment.
What you will do
As Lead Developer, you will collaborate with the company's founders and take ownership for the technical development of the product. Some of your specific tasks may include:
§ Leading all aspects of product engineering, including functionality, design, testing and ongoing deployment
§ Delivering a high-quality, stable application that is responsive to customer needs
§ As required, recruiting, training and managing a team of developers
Your profile and qualifications
§ You are a highly motivated, creative and execution-oriented developer with several years of web application development experience, ready to grow into a CTO role.
§ You have a long track record building complex, scalable consumer web software and great intuition for front-end design and usability.
o Extensive knowledge of complex web development (ideally in Ruby on Rails, though we have flexibility)
o Experience leading projects with multiple team members
o Passion for working at an early-stage company
o Understanding necessary to build scalable, bank-level secure software
Compensation includes an industry-competitive salary and meaningful equity.