Localtime is an online news product that provides a digital home for neighborhoods and the citizens, businesses and local groups who live in them.
Born from a passion to preserve high-quality, independent journalism, LocalTime is the long sought after bridge between the vast audiences who consume media online, who expect quality, free content tailored to their interests, and how to make large profits from having those users.
LocalTime has created an online news product that gives users top-quality original journalism that responds directly to their self-interests and routines, has over 10 revenue streams in its business model, and answers the "local" and "mobile" questions.
With Old Media deteriorating and New Media still in infancy, the civic need to respond to the current environment is urgent and the opportunity for the team that could show any investor how it makes its money is gigantic.
LocalTime is seeking a back-end web developer to help architect its platform from the ground up. You will have direct influence on major platform decisions and the opportunity to have a direct impact on the success of quickly growing startup.
You will collaborate with project managers, UX and graphic designers, front-end developers and other back-end developers.
You're smart, get stuff done, have great energy, and thrive in a startup environment. You're an expert software developer with experience building systems that scale.
- 2+ year(s) experience with backend web development
- Solid experience with HTTP/application servers
- Solid working knowledge of HTML5/CSS3
- Experience with revision control - Working knowledge of responsive design principles
- Highly motivated and able to pick up new technologies quickly