Assume the role of Project Manager for the development of the platform. Track and manage development of the platform, manage the team, manage project resources, and maintain clear communication with the founders, team leaders, and all relevant contributors to maintain and circulate a coherent understanding of the status and progress of the project’s various development processes, requirements, and milestones, and keep them moving forward.
Create a development plan for the platform. Assume the role of CTO and make recommendations to the founders on how to execute the development. Lead the development team to build, test, and deploy the platform. Make recommendations for the future development of the platform.
Our goal is to use Open Source technologies, giving preference to those which can be easily purchased as managed solutions. The back end tech stack will likely include Amazon Web Services (EC2, EBS, S3, ELB), Flask, Python3, MongoDB, ElastiCache Redis, ElastiCache Memcache, ActiveMQ, Apache Solr, and Neo4J. You don't need to be proficient in all of those things.
You live and breathe CSS, and little animations make you giddy. You've got the responsive web thing down cold, and know exactly how to build an interface that works as well on a desktop interface as it does on mobile. You're comfortable talking with back end developers and creating complex data visualizations from an API. In fact, you really want to show off your skills and are looking for this chance to shine.
Our goal is to use Open Source technologies, giving preference to those which can be easily purchased as managed solutions. The front end tech stack will likely include ReactJS, Bootstrap, ElastiSearch, CSS, HTML5, and communication with JSON APIs. You don't need to be proficient in all of those things.
You are an entrepreneur with a lot of business development experience in the digital/online space who will own the monetization strategy for the platform. While everyone else is focused on how we make the product, your job is to keep how we will eventually monetize it on track.
You’re the leader in charge of our connection with the users. Listen to them, talk with them, be their advocate in what we’re doing and our advocate when things get rocky on the platform. Monitor product usage and recommend improvements. You need to be very good with people, level-headed, tech savvy, and be great at communicating with a wide variety of people through text. You’ll assist the team in understanding the needs of the users and facilitate healthy growth of the community on the platform.
We are a few weeks out from entering beta with a full-featured MVP and ready to start our first fundraising round. You're an experienced CFO who knows how to knock on doors and connect with investors. Get us over the finish line!
You are a highly skilled marketing director who can help us craft our messaging and develop a communication strategy to promote The Pod’s capabilities as we go to market in the next few weeks. Our ideal candidate will be a skilled marketing strategist with extensive experience and comprehensive knowledge of branding. Knowledge of the podcast ecosystem and both B2B and B2C marketing strategies are a major plus, as we address both markets.
You're an experienced ReactJS developer looking for a side hustle. Help us finish the front-end development on our SaaS platform for podcast producers and walk away with a piece of the company when we launch in just a few weeks.