i-cc is a software technology company looking for a dynamic, self-driven and innovative technologist who will lead the continual improvement and development of a next generation content creation and publishing platform.
Reporting to the CTO, the candidate will be responsible for leading, architecting, and developing the platform as well as working closely with product managers.
This is a technical lead position, and about 20% of the time will be spent on architecture, designing, and coordinating with the team and 80% coding.
The candidate will lead 5-6 developers.
Leadership experience in working with teams of 3 or greater.
Developed web applications with 10k + users and ability to scale to 10m +
Knowledgeable with numerous web technologies and their trade-offs
Proven experience estimating, planning, designing, and implementing n-tier software architectures and solutions
Ambitious, intelligent, self-starter
Experience in start up environment or fast-moving, dynamic established software company
10- 15 years of software development experience
Software architect with an excellent track record of developing highly scaleable server side solutions using open source technologies (Node.JS, Ruby on Rails, C++)
Senior to expert programming skill level for one of the following languages: Python, Ruby, C++
Excellent knowledge of RDBMS and non-relational databases, security protocols, web services APIs (Facebook, Twitter, eBay, Amazon, etc.)
Knowledge of browser technologies, desktop software architecture, mobile software architecture (not necessarily extensive coding, but sufficient understanding to manage)
Demonstrated ability to design, architect and develop commercial products/enterprise applications
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Computer Science Masters / PhD, or combination of exceptional ability and experience
£50K - £70K + Stock Options, depending on ability, drive and motivation