Flywheel is a fully funded, venture-backed startup. We recently rebranded from Upstart Mobile, makers of the Cabulous app to Flywheel, bringing easy access to cabs right from your smartphone.
We offer a dynamic work environment with brand new offices in Redwood City. At Flywheel, you’ll be appreciated for your ideas and see your contributions have impact! If you’re interested in learning new technologies and working where you can make a difference, then we have just the place for you!
We are in an exciting growth mode with our highly successful product that’s one of the hottest mobile apps of 2012!
We're looking for an innovative, up and coming Backend Developer to be an impact player on our new development team. Help us use cutting edge technology to grow our market share.
• Work with a team of senior developers to create and improve code that is highly scalable and dynamic.
• Make an impact with our dev team as part of our foundation moving forward.
• Sharpen your TDD skills with best practices and top tier resources.
• Work with Ruby on Rails and other programming languages to gain a wide breadth of experience.
Our Ideal Candidate has:
• 2 years (or more!) of back-end development experience in Ruby on Rails
• A TDD background
• Experience with scalability
• Experience with JSON and REST API's
• An undergraduate degree in computer science or a related field
Bonus Points For:
• Experience with the Google Maps API.
• Experience with payment integration and/or • Bluetooth integration (even bigger bonus for both!)
• Experience with search systems.
• Advanced Computer Science degree.
• Experience with geo-location services.
• Flywheel is unfortunately unable to sponsor employment visas at this time
• Competitive base salary
• Stock Options
• Full benefits (medical, dental, vision)
• A brand-spankin'-new state-of-the-art office space near Caltrain and public transportation right in the heart of downtown Redwood City
• Dog-friendly office
• Super well-stocked kitchen, games, cool deck and fun events