I'm starting a consumer web startup that's going to build a lot of really interesting features on top of an existing wiki platform (phpwiki is one of the five we've narrowed it down to) and we're looking for a superstar developer with wiki experience to join the team.
We are a company:
Who wants to use the power of Wiki to solve a big problem
for consumers. Part of our vision
involves extending the functionality of one of the major wiki platforms with innovative
features that pose exciting technical challenges. Be one of the first people to join a consumer
web startup which could put a lot of large companies out of business.
You are someone who:
- Is scary smart and someone we can trust will find the right answers to hard problems you
may have never solved before.
- Is technically brilliant, versatile, and creative.
teammates love working with. You also have friends like you who would love to work with you
as we continue to grow.
- Will passionately bust your ass at the
prospect of building something that will revolutionize a $100B+ industry.
Specifically, we need someone who has a lot of valuable experience building and extending the
feature set of wiki platforms. You also
need experience designing and building highly-available and fault tolerant consumer web applications with performance, scalability, stability,
and security in mind. This means you're very adept at:
and extending the functionality of a wiki platform
experience (optimizing SQL and writing software that uses SQL to access
systems (hands-on experience preferred, academic experience is OK)
(PHP, Python, Perl)
Past experience with the following will make you even better
able to contribute to the team:
approaches to UI design (AJAX,
admin experience (setting up, maintaining and optimizing Oracle, MySQL or
with ideas, design products and features, architect a technical solution,
then build, test, and launch it.
build and grow the engineering team as we expand over time. If you also want to lead this team,
that's in the cards, if you show us you can.
- Be a
group of the smartest, most trustworthy, passionate, and interesting
people you know.
sure you have what you need to be happy and productive.
you with a flexible mixture of cash and equity.
great teammates united around a vision of how to solve some pretty
important problems for people.
Interested candidates should
send your resume to email@example.com
with Wiki Guru in the subject line.
Please also include in your email a summary of your past work with wiki
platforms (which ones you've worked with and what your contributions have been