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Job Category:
Internet
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Positions:
1
Company Name:
Meetup
City:
New York
Country:
USA
Description:

We're starting a local community revolution! Our goal is a "Meetup Everywhere about Most Everything", and we're on our way. We help people "use the internet to get off the internet" because Meetups change lives and can change the world.

We are profitable, growing, and committed to building an all-star, all-NYC company. We are a company that values doers over talkers and mentors over managers. We are a company where people who take risks and win are rewarded and grow.

Meetup is hiring exceptional Software Engineers to work on a product that's already helped millions of people find and build local community worldwide. You'll work with a smart, dedicated engineering team to build the next generation of the site. 

Requirements:

  • A love of what you do 
  • The idea of helping grow local community worldwide thrills you 
  • Extensive experience programming in Java 
  • Experience developing for the web 
  • Strong DB/SQL skills 
  • Python/Perl/Ruby experience a plus 
  • Javascript experience a plus 
  • Formal CS Degree a plus 

Our team is smart, ambitious, supportive, and above all - we are excited by what we do. While meeting regular deadlines and being focused on quick, quality completion of projects, the environment is relaxed and fun.    

Every member of the Meetup Team is expected to: be an Innovator; be a Collaborator; be a Champion for their ideas; be an Expert; have High Standards; be dedicated to the power of self-organized groups and our mission of A Meetup Everywhere About Most Everything ("MEME"); and most importantly, Get Stuff Done That Makes a Difference!

Check out our dev blog:  http://making.meetup.com/

And scenes from our latest hackathon: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttEb0C-IPyA

If the above describes you and your passions, we'd love to hear from you!