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Clearspring seeking Job Position: Web Developer - McLean, VA

posted Aug 26, 2010, 10:39 AM by T. Reid Lewis
Clearspring seeking Job Position: Web Developer - McLean, VA

We're looking for a great web developer to help us take the next step on the world's largest content sharing platform and social toolset. You'll work as part of a small, focused team developing great user experiences across the web, on both the server and the client side, in PHP and JavaScript.

We value those with exceptional technical skills who want to work with others in a fun, challenging, and hard-charging environment, and can make exciting things happen with technology.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Working with a small team to contribute to the design and implementation of core product features in PHP, JavaScript, and related web technologies
  • Managing your individual development pipeline with the assistance of a team lead
  • Producing software designs and test frameworks in addition to feature code
  • Contributing expertise in specific technical areas to the team as a whole

Required Skills/Experience
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience in a team-based environment working on commercial software products
  • Competence with modern web tools such as Zend Framework, JQuery, etc.
  • Experience with light-weight and/or Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with backend technologies and Unix systems is a plus  

About Clearspring

This is a unique opportunity to join a leading Web 2.0 company in a position with exceptional growth potential. You'll work and learn with experienced colleagues in a fun, challenging, and hard-charging environment. Clearspring is growing and you'll grow with us; expanding your skills and experiences while helping to build a successful startup.

We're very excited about what we do here at Clearspring and here's why:

What We Do — Our work has impact. We're building technology that is transforming the Web, used by high profile clients, seen by millions of people daily, and is flat out cool. We have the opportunity to do something truly special here, and everyone can sense it.
How We Do It — Ours is a casual, yet fiercely focused environment. Clearspring is a high-energy, problem solving, "happy ecosystem" of talented people who are always improving, never settling, working hard, and having a blast along the way.
Who We Are — Clearspringers are smart, talented, and dynamic. Our team includes engineers, artists, parents, musicians... and hockey goalies. The passion, teamwork, and absolute commitment of our team make Clearspring a great place to work.

To learn more about Clearspring, visit

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