This is a great opportunity for the right candidate. The ideal candidate will have experience (100+ hours) and excellent feedback from Odesk (4+ stars). Additionally, we'd prefer to find someone in the U.S. to build a long-lasting professional relationship, but open to others provided you have stellar feedback.
About the job:
We are working on v2.0 of our very successful social networking app which has been **featured on the front page of Apple's iTunes App store around the world.**
As our userbase has grown, so have our technical issues. We are looking for an extremely talented MYSQL backend developer to optimize our current MYSQL database structure that interacts with our iPhone application, including:
-optimizing it with new parameters, identifying/speeding up slow queries, optimize logging procedures, apply more complex algorithms for new features/metrics, redundancy, close security loopholes, PHP - optimize/reduce queries, clean up abstraction, and create/optimize new & existing API development/implementation, including an Admin section for dealing with flagged users/messages.
Candidate should have extensive experience building efficient, clean, SCALABLE MYSQL databases that interact with mobile applications (iOS, Android, etc), Facebook connect integration, email setup/verification for new users, and media optimization (photos/audio).
Thank you and good luck!
Skills: facebook, android-development, mobile-application-development, ipad