Does the current state of media frustrate you? Do you want to change the way we consume news? Are you a kickass developer and aspiring entrepreneur, who has opinions on world affairs as well? If so, continue reading! We at UnFound are developing a product which simplifies complex and cluttered news into simple themes, removes bias by showing all (& often unheard of) perspectives, and produce crisp summaries- all with minimal human intervention! We are looking for passionate and experienced Front-end DEVELOPERS/INTERNS. We want someone who can take initiatives. If you need to be micro-managed, this is NOT the role for you. __ Few things we'd like (if) you have: 1. Strong foundations in data structures & algorithms. 2. Experience with designing web-services, micro-service architecture, RESTful API's. 3. Experience with front-end frameworks such as Angular, React. 4. Strong experience in web and android development. 5. Hands on with HTML5, CSS3 frameworks, Bootstrap, and the likes. 6. Strong experience with relational and NoSQL databases. 7. Hands on with AWS, and other cloud platforms. 8. Excellent DESIGN sense. While the above points are a plus, curiosity to learn and bias for action is what matters most to us. We're more keen to look at your GitHub/StackOverflow profiles, MOOCs, blogs, etc over CVs.
Have good understanding of a few languages (e.g. React, Python, Java etc) and frameworks (e.g. Magento, MEAN, Django etc)? Do you want to help us in identifying really smart talent that should get the opportunities they deserve? As a Problem Setter, you will: 1. Set multiple choice questions to test if someone has actually worked on that language or technology? Instead of theoretical questions, these need to be practical things like debugging scenarios, identifying problems with architectures and so on. 2. Set Programming challenges that test the logical ability of the person. As a Problem setter you will get: 1. A certificate of Contribution and title of "Problem Setter for CutShort". You can use this on LinkedIn and your resume. 2. An Amazon card worth INR 250 for every 10 questions being accepted by us. 3. A chance to improve the lives of countless developers who will get a chance to show their knowledge to get deserving opportunities. Interested in exploring? Please reply to this job.
This is an opportunity to play a key role in a fast moving, impact focused startup. We are building a diverse team marked by its commitment to making a positive difference in the world, drive for excellence, strong work ethic, compassion and humility; and a work culture that is highly collaborative, ambitious, creative and flat. The Opportunity - Collaborate with the Founder to build a comprehensive vision and product roadmap - Build out the architecture, team, technology stack and platform - Set the tone, best practices, and overall strategy for technical operations – from coding, project management, documentation, architecture, and scaling – and rigidly adhere to their implementation, adjusting as needed - Own & report on technology related metrics, always looking for a way to improve our users’ experiences - Identify and incorporate growing trends and best practices in technology, evaluate and identify appropriate technology platforms - Lead strategic planning to achieve goals within timelines by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timeframes for development and deployment - Recruit, hire and lead a high quality technology team, with close collaboration and communication with a top notch data science team - Recommend technologies that support company organizational needs internally - Maintain a governance process that meets government, partner, and company expectations for information privacy - Communicate the company’s technology strategy to investors, management, staff, partners, customers, and stakeholders - Develop and manage a multi-year technology roadmap, ensuring the deployment of architectural solutions that are secure, scalable, comprehensive and maintainable - Assist the CEO with fundraising and strategy, Product & Operations Leads with feature roadmapping The Individual - We are looking for a candidate with the following skills, experience and attributes: - Must have been involved with multiple startups (some successful and others a learning experience) - Must be a hands-on entrepreneurial CTO, who has worked at least one high profile startup - Strong network to recruit from within (India and/or overseas) - Experience in leading the full cycle of web and mobile application development processes, from design to implementation - Experience with Python development and object-oriented design - Experience building web applications using MVC frameworks (Django is a plus) - Extensive knowledge of and experience with SMS, USSD or other protocols for mobile communication standards, particularly GSM - B.S. or Masters in computer engineering or related discipline, from reputed university - A natural leader - Loves the intensity, chaos and passion of start-ups, and wants to work with a fun-loving team who truly enjoy working together to realize a shared dream - Team player who is takes ownership of work, is detail and deadline oriented, with a strong work ethic Compensation & Logistics This is a full-time opportunity. Total compensation package will be in line with startup market rates; negotiable based on qualifications and experience. If brought on as VP of Engineering, then will have the option to move into CTO role with good performance. The position is based in Mumbai, India, and the candidate must live in Mumbai or be willing to relocate.