SCVNGR: Jr. Software Developer

Posted by | October 14, 2011 | Web Pro Job Tips

Location: Cambridge, MA


Jr. Software Developer

SCVNGR is building the next generation mobile payment and merchant loyalty solution, LevelUp ( Our platform is already used by thousands of merchants and hundreds of thousands of users. This is an opportunity to work with a team of developers and designers that balances agility and discipline in driving application design. On this small team youll have a tremendous amount of responsibility, learn a ton and drive development for one of Bostons most successful startups.

We like to keep the code clean and modular and the commits manageable, with regular code reviews to make sure everyones on the same page. A fairly flat design and development hierarchy that ensures new ideas arent just heard, but frequently make it out to production days later. Our platform includes a bunch of cutting-edge technologies (mobile applications, payment via QR codes, custom hardware) playing together in a really cool way.

* Must have a year of experience modern object oriented language (Java, Objective-C or C++, Python, Ruby, etc.)
* Psyched to learn/deepen knowledge of Ruby on Rails development
* Knowledge of SQL/NoSQL database design
* BS/BA CS degree or equivalent experience

Additional Helpful Skills

* Familiar with modern version control system (we use Git)
* Knowledge of front-end web technologies: XHTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, JSON
* Comfortable in a bash prompt

Compensation: Base + stock and other great benefits (100% paid healthcare, dental, catered meals)

The Company
SCVNGR is a Google-backed mobile gaming company headquartered in Cambridge, MA. Over 1200 enterprise clients leverage SCVNGRs location-based platform and mobile payment solution (LevelUp) to engage and better foster customer loyalty including Coca-Cola, GameStop, The Smithsonian, The U.S. Navy and hundreds more.

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