Rentalutions , Founder

Business Developer

Chicago, Illinois, US

Rentalutions is looking for someone to join him/her

Business stage

Idea phase

Business plan mapped out

Minimum viable product built

Paying customers

Rentalutions is looking for a founder who

Has expertise as

Engineer

Can commit to working

40 hours per week

Is able to invest

Sweat equity only

Relevant industries

Real Estate

Skills

Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Product Management
Technical
Managing People
Sales
Marketing
Finance
Background

About Rentalutions

Rentalutions, a Chicago-based startup focused on providing online property management tools to do-it-yourself landlords is seeking a full-time developer to join the team. The Company was recently featured as one of Business Insider's 25 Coolest New Businesses in Chicago and has also recently been featured in Crain's Chicago Business and the RedEye Chicago. The team works out of1871, the exciting new co-working space in Chicago.

The Company launched its beta on October 16th at the Built in Chicago Launch Event and has been bringing on new users to its platform very quickly. The Company expects tremendous growth and is looking to partner with someone who wants to be a part of growing this exciting business. Compensation will include an attractive mix of salary & equity.

Job Description
Senior Developer: Be Rentalutions' first (but not only) full-time hire! The person in this role will be responsible for web development, coordinating feature enhancements, and being a partner as we grow the business in Chicago and other markets. We look to this person to be a partner, helping us make strategic decisions as they relate to the product and customer experience.

Duties
Immediate Term: implement changes and enhancements to production based on customer feedback as well as implementing new features that will satisfy additional customer needs and drive revenue
Medium Term: in addition to leading development efforts, be responsible for hiring additional developers and taking ownership of product rollouts

Requirements
Self-motivated and hard-working
Minimum 2 years experience in full cycle development of web applications
Experience with Ruby on Rails, Javascript, and PostgreSQL, and HTML/CSS
Experience with MVC and RESTful web services
Familiarity with version control and Github

Additional Preferences
Desire to help revolutionize the rental market
Design experience
Ability to lead a team and teach others
Experience with Backbone.js
Experience building web API's

How to Apply
Please apply to ryan@rentalutions.com. Include resume and any relevant work samples, github account, etc.

Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Sales
Product Management
Marketing
Managing People
Finance