We are looking for a highly experienced software developer to handle all future programming needs to an existing penny auction platform. You will not be able to rewrite the existing code, so you will need to become an expert on someone else's work and make all improvements and add-ons based off of the existing [url removed, login to view] are not required to have any previous penny auction experience, however you will need to become a subject matter expert very quickly.
The ideal candidate will take on the role of CTO and handle all of the company's web needs including graphic design (PHP), SEO, marketing strategy and handling the server/hosting. You are not required to be an expert in all of these areas, though top consideration will be given to individuals who can handle all of the company's needs on their own without direct supervision. Prior Project or Business Management experience is a huge plus.
Once you have proven yourself, you will be given artistic control and freedom to run your position as you see fit and will be an equal and integral part of the management team. The company is a startup going through its growth/funding stage, so the position is new and open to development itself. We are seeking a like-minded individual with an entrepreneurial spirit who is looking to work in an exciting environment and help the company achieve greatness. For someone looking to prove and make a name for the themselves by helping to create a masterpiece from the ground up, this is the opportunity you've been waiting for.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience, however your ultimate compensation and benefits will depend on how involved you are in helping the company achieve greatness. Ideal candidates will be located in the San Diego area or willing to consider relocating if you are a match.
Note: If you are not looking to fill the role of CTO, then consideration will be given to individuals interested in programming future developments on an as needed contract basis.