Senior Engineer and/or CTO position available

Job Description
BrokerSavant is changing the game in the commercial real estate
brokerage industry. We are looking for a senior engineer to help us
further develop our product as we commercially launch 5/18/12. The
ideal candidate is someone who could grow into a CTO role. This is a
great opportunity to get in on the ground floor of something that is
going to disrupt the industry.

What you'll be doing:
• Creating a scalable and highly available architecture
• Turning that architecture into a product
• Working with our Research Scientist on cutting edge Artificial
Intelligence (Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning)
• Working with a great team
• Mastering Ruby on Rails (not required, but you will work alongside
experienced Rubyists, who will help you)
• Be the go to person on all things technical

Desired Skills & Experience
What you need for this position:
• Familiarity with Agile methods including Pair Programming, Test-
Driven Development, Refactoring, Simple Design and Continuous
Integration
• Experience with Linux, Git, etc., essentially the ecosystem of open
source development
• Mastery of OO design and design patterns
• Experience with ec2, heroku and other cloud environment a plus
• Experience with the Groovy language
• You will thrive in a team environment and be supportive of the give
and take needed to work in a highly effective way with others
• Self starter who loves solving problems

Really nice to have:
• Familiarity with Ruby on Rails
• Obsession with new technologies and open source tools
• Detail-oriented and experimental
• Previous startup experience
• Experience working in a software company (as opposed to IT)

Company Description
BrokerSavant is a startup, colocated with other startups and
Pathfinder Software in a River North loft. If you are looking for a
fun place to really do some great work, this is the job for you.

What's in it for you:
• Competitive salary
• Stock options
• Young company, lots of creative freedom and exciting problems
• Comfortable, friendly, with zero time-wasting overhead and where
everyone makes a difference
• Freedom from micro-management and other forms of corporate
oppression