Join the Swiss Start Up Factory as a technical co-founder

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As a key member of our team you can build something entirely new every day
No routine projects that will bore you to death. Instead you will find an agile environment that allows you to take responsibility from day one and quickly develop into a leading project role
Implement the latest web technologies together with our experienced CTO who has turned multiple startups into fast growing and successful ventures (including exits to Axel Springer)
Define, design and implement next generation architecture and products
Enjoy working in a highly creative, collaborative team environment, exchanging ideas that will have a huge impact
Our challenging and often complex projects will let you grow to your full potential

Experiences we are looking for

Excellent organizational, leadership, decision making and communications skills
Strong analytical background and troubleshooting skills
Strong database experience, either traditional or NoSQL
3 years+ web development experience in PHP and JavaScript using jQuery, Angular.js, Ember.js or Backbone.js
Worked in an agile development environment
Ability to write high-performance, reusable code
Extensive experience in web application architecture including MVC, MVVM and the design of REST API’s
Enjoy working with Open-source technologies
Comfortable working in a Unix/Linux environment
Enthusiasm about changing the way startups improve the world

Nice to have

MS in CS, EE or related discipline
Software development experience in CoffeeScript using node.js or Ruby
Programmatic web crawling experience, selenium experience is a plus
Scripting skills in Linux environments

Who we are
Launched in 2014, the Swiss Start Up Factory is a Zurich-based incubator looking for thriving digital entrepreneurs: we provide exciting opportunities from day one, through our network in Switzerland and around the globe.
We run a three month-long start-up accelerator program in which we provide an unique platform of services, coaching, mentoring and office space in the heart of Zurich as well as entrepreneurial network to achieve our ambitious goals.

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