Senior/Lead Developer at CreatorSphere Ltd, Remote, £Freelance Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Nov 19, 2021
Hourly/Freelance

Contract Description

CreatorSphere is the ultimate creator toolkit. We 're like a swiss-army knife for content creators and influencers by providing a wide range of monetization and growth tools.

We combine various functions into one platform to make content creators ' lives easier.

We 're looking for a Senior/Lead Developer to join our team to assist in the further development of our platform. Our new platform (mobile & web) is written in React Native and React, respectively.

CreatorSphere is backed by StartUpYard (a GAN accelerator) and has a pre-money valuation of $2M.

The role would be paid in equity (for now) but would progress into paid when commercially viable. This method is the same as the other staff at CreatorSphere.

The role would not need to be full-time (we expect around 18hours, which can be conducted on weekends too), and is 100% remote. We welcome applicants worldwide.

We 're solely looking for strong candidates who can develop and be CTO in a startup. You will be required to develop a codebase.

You will be backfilling a previously successful CTO as they move onto their role as a consultant and advisor to the business due to family needs.

Tasks

  • Develop technical aspects of the company's strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage
  • Help departments use technology profitably
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance
  • Use stakeholders' feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
  • Develop codebase

Requirements

Hard requirements (you must meet these to be considered):

  • Formal experience as a developer (academic or work-based experience is fine)
  • Deep knowledge of React / React Native
  • Strong knowledge in HTML, CSS, and JS (front-end)
  • Some experience working in a development team (can be from education, personal projects, or formal workplace)
  • Some experience working with NoSQL, and Object Orientated Databases and Data structures
  • Some experience working with Git (Github, Gitlab and etc are also fine)

Soft requirements (this helps, but don 't worry if you don 't meet them, you will still be considered):

  • Formal education in Computer Science or related IT qualifications
  • Experience in Agile Project Management or Waterfall project management
  • Some knowledge in PHP to support our legacy platform (EOL Dec 2021)
  • Experience with SQL (MariaDB)
  • Experience working in Cloud environment platforms

Benefits

  • Significant equity in CreatorSphere (vested over 5 years, with a 1-year cliff)
  • Unlimited access to the CreatorSphere platform
  • Access to the latest and greatest technologies through our partnerships with OVH, Microsoft, AWS, Google Cloud, IBM and many more.
  • A great team to be a part of.
  • Be part of the next biggest startup? (we may be biased)

Our executive team is made up of experienced IT & Business professionals holding experience in senior roles across Governments, Managed Service Providers and Enterprise Scale IT providers.

Our advisors are Directors from YouTube, Google, Bank of America, Time Magazine and much more.