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Node.js Developer

Engineering | Portland, OR

Job Description


AppFog, Inc. is the leading Platform-as-a-Service company, while it's flagship service, PHP Fog is the leading Platform-as-a-Service PHP solution.

We have spent a lot of energy iterating on feedback from our users (over 2000 detailed surveys) to build a really great product that appeals to a large and growing user-base (over 24,000 people have signed up and growing). On top of that, we have put together a team of exceptionally talented developers. We are O’Reilly authors, open-source contributors and we enthusiastically ship code.

And we are growing fastWe need your help.

We're looking for a polyglot developer with a firm grasp of Node.js along with other technologies.

Want to join a winning team and have influence on the direction of an up-and-coming internet super-startup? Here are some of the benefits we provide:

We offer competitive compensation, and meaningful equity stake is a given.

We are comfortable with remote work – we are based in Portland, OR which has an awesome open-source community, but if you don’t live here already, that is ok

Plenty of good developers didn’t go to college, didn’t finish college, or went to a community college – we don’t care as long as you are smart and especially if you are pragmatic

We are not technology bigots: we use Ruby, PHP, Python, Bash and many other technologies internally at PHP Fog, as such we don’t care what language you are good at, we will train you in a new language if necessary to bring you up to speed with our tech stack

Instead of listing job requirements, we will instead list some of some of the technologies we use internally to get things done:

  • AWS
  • Linux
  • Systems automation
  • PHP
  • Ruby
  • Python
  • Erlang
  • Bash
  • Mysql
  • Redis
  • Mongodb
  • Apache
  • Varnish
  • Nginx
  • HAproxy
  • Git
  • HTML5, beautiful markup, sustainable CSS

Please include a cover letter that tells us why AppFog and a link to any code or projects you're most proud of.