Magdalena , Founder

Business Developer

New York, New York, US

Magdalena is looking for someone to join him/her or to join a startup

Business stage

Idea phase

Business plan mapped out

Minimum viable product built

Paying customers

Magdalena is looking for a founder who

Has expertise as

Programmer

Can commit to working

40 hours per week

Is able to invest

Sweat equity only

Relevant industries

Technology

Skills

Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Technical
Finance
Managing People
Product Management
Sales
Marketing
Magdalena is open to joining a startup

Can commit to working

40 hours per week

Is able to invest

Sweat equity only

Relevant industries

Technology

Skills

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

About Magdalena

I am a business consultant whose work experience includes Goldman Sachs (London), Boston Consulting Group (Warsaw), Infosys Technologies (Pune, India), Glomark Governan (Madrid), and Orange Business Services (Paris). I won 2nd place in the Deloitte Innovative Technologies Competition in London (2010) and has also headed social projects in African communities in 2011.
Linked In profile: http://uk.linkedin.com/in/mszuszkiewicz/en


I am looking for a highly skilled programmer/web applications developer for a position of a technical co-founder (CTO) in an emerging web-startup in the social media and networks domain.

You should:
- Be comfortable wearing many hats
- Be able to implement best-of-breed engineering processes
- Enjoy hacking up prototypes, rapid user testing, agile development and complete product ownership
- Thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly moving startup environment.

Skills needed:
- Strong web application development experience
- Experience on the front-end designing great, intuitive UI / UX
- Front end skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript
- Server-side programming: PHP / Ruby on Rails / PERL/Python
- Database: MySQL / Oracle / PostgreSQL or similar and its tuning for performance
- Thorough understanding of OOP and MVC architecture
- Experience working with version control
- Ability to understand and master new technologies quickly
- Excellent analysis and problem solving abilities

Pluses:

- Experience in implementing Search tools
- Knowledge of integrations / API's to major social networks like Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter etc.
- Experience developing mobile applications
- Experience with Test Driven Development


I am happy to share the business plan with interested individuals and chat in more detail via skype.