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Why work at TalkTo?

We are passionate about building great mobile and web apps with the power to transform communication. We started with a simple idea: we love to text our friends and family, so why can’t all communication be that simple, even if we have to contact a business? We are obsessed with the consumer experience, and work hard to strike a balance between great design, the latest technologies, and continuous iteration to make a difference. We are an early stage startup headquartered in Cambridge, MA and funded by Matrix Partners. We hire the best engineers, designers and marketers and empower them to be awesome. If you’re smart, motivated to get stuff done on your own, and love the startup culture, let’s talk.

Some of our perks

  • Office in the heart of Cambridge, MA
  • Flexible work and vacation - we value brain time over face time
  • Competitive compensation package, based on experience and expertise
  • Basketball, group outings, and beers. We like to have fun!
  • Equipment budget for the hardware you prefer when you start

Positions

FRONTEND ENGINEER

You're an expert in building web apps with HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript. You have a passion for great user experiences on small to large devices and are familiar with CSS media queries. You think MVC frameworks are awesome and perhaps have used some JS MVC frameworks in the past. You are able to create elegant and maintainable code from mock-ups (a working knowledge of Fireworks/Photoshop is required). You have excellent debugging, optimization and profiling skills. Knowledge of Python, Clojure, XMPP, Erlang or Java is a plus. Being an active contributor to open source projects is a plus. Previous mobile development experience is awesome, primarily iOS and Android.

Apply by submitting your CV, links to recent projects you've built and a short paragraph about why you’d like to work at TalkTo at.

email to: hello@talkto.com

SENIOR MOBILE ENGINEER - IOS

You have extensive knowledge and experience within Objective-C, XCode and the iOS SDK. You have experience developing custom iOS UI elements. You have experience integrating with web services and social platforms (JSON, REST, OAuth, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, etc). You have excellent debugging, optimization and profiling skills. Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3/JS, Python, Clojure, XMPP, Erlang or Java is a plus. Android experience is a big plus.

Apply by submitting your CV, links to recent projects you've built and a short paragraph about why you’d like to work at TalkTo at.

email to: hello@talkto.com

SENIOR MOBILE ENGINEER - ANDROID

You have extensive knowledge and experience with the Android SDK. You have experience developing custom Android UI elements. You have experience integrating with web services and social platforms (JSON, REST, OAuth, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, etc). You have excellent debugging, optimization and profiling skills. Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3/JS, Python, Clojure, XMPP, Erlang and Objective-C is a plus. iOS experience is a big plus.

Apply by submitting your CV, links to recent projects you've built and a short paragraph about why you’d like to work at TalkTo at.

email to: hello@talkto.com

BACKEND ENGINEER - PYTHON, CLOJURE, ERLANG

Some of the challenges we face are high-volume distributed messaging, search, hybrid human and machine automation, and process optimization. You have extensive knowledge and experience with Python and Django. You have experience with many of the following: Erlang, Clojure, Solr, RabbitMQ, MySQL, Redis, ejabberd and BOSH/XMPP. You have experience in HTML5/CSS3 and JavaScript (jQuery). You have experience integrating with web services and social platforms (JSON, REST, OAuth, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, etc). Excellent debugging, optimization and profiling skills. Experience with the following is a big plus: geolocation, search and NLP, and high volume, distributed messaging. Mobile development (Android and iOS) is a plus.

Apply by submitting your CV, links to recent projects you've built and a short paragraph about why you’d like to work at TalkTo at.

email to: hello@talkto.com

SUMMER INTERN AND CO-OP PROGRAM

Must possess the desire to: learn, contemplate, hack, manipulate, solve, question, decipher and then rinse & repeat. We’re looking for interns that are passionate about solving tough challenges and learning new technologies. We’re looking for the kind of people that are motivated to get stuff done on their own and love the startup culture.

Apply by submitting your CV, links to recent projects you've built and a short paragraph about why you’d like to work at TalkTo at.

email to: hello@talkto.com