Next-generation Social Intelligence Platform

Next-generation Social Intelligence Platform


Job Description

Help General Sentiment build the next-generation Social Intelligence Platform. As a Front-End Engineer, you will specialize in building responsive and elegant Web UIs with AJAX and similar technologies. Working with SPA technology such as BackboneJS is a must.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Work with existing UI developers, and build the next phase of General Sentiment products
• Work closely with the rest of the engineering team to integrate and deploy new technologies and processes
• Self-start side projects that contribute to General Sentiment's product offerings and growth
Minimum Qualifications:
• Smart, great coder, motivated self-starter and quick learner
• BS degree in Computer Science or related field (in lieu of degree, four years of relevant work experience)
• Development experience in server-side technologies, such as Java and Python
• JS/HTML/CSS experience and an interest in user interface design
• Web application development experience, including knowledge of MVC or related frameworks
• The ability to thrive in a startup environment
Preferred Qualifications:
• Computer Science degree or equal experience
• Significant experience developing user-facing software
• Experience working on cross-browser platforms
• Working knowledge of server-side frameworks like Struts2 and Hibernate
• Object-oriented JavaScript skills
• Working knowledge of UI libraries, such as jQuery and JavaScript MVC frameworks like Backbone.js
• Updated knowledge of hosting, deploying, testing and monitoring applications and servers, including the latest tools on AWS

Please provide sample code for what we are looking for described above.

Skills: engineering, computer-science, design, mvc, science