Opportunity to work with a bright development team, learn and apply the latest open source technologies, and advance your career.
Goodreads is is a successful, profitable start-up and growing fast.
We are a top tier site and ranked the 10th largest social networking site.
We are looking for all levels of Software Engineers including entry level.
You will develop new products and features and scale existing ones.
Our development philosophy is to work individually or with one or two others, building everything from front-end to back-end. We divide up work on a project to project basis.
You will be responsible for making sure your features have a clear user-interface, scale for millions of users, and have legible and easy to maintain code. You should be comfortable with those skills or dying to learn them!
Skills & Requirements
Development experience with MVC frameworks.
Development experience with Ruby on Rails -or- Python, PHP or Java with desire to learn RoR.
Knowledge of SQL (MySQL preferred).
Comfortable in a Linux evironment.
Quick learner, must be able to pick up new technologies quickly
Extra points if you are an avid reader
joelonsoftware - 2 years ago