Lead Full-Stack Developer - My Art Cache

Chicago, Illinois, United States · Engineering · FULLTIME

Description

The Lead Developer will report to the Founder & CEO of My Art Cache.

Company Overview
My Art Cache is a venture funded online platform for art professionals to buy and sell artwork. We started the business out of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2018 with a mission to put More Art on Walls. Our team won the Rattan L. Khosa First-Place Prize at the Edward L. Kaplan, ‘71, New Venture Challenge, the top university accelerator program in the world, and was awarded the largest prize in program history.

Haven’t heard about us? Read about our story on our Press Page or in American Inno, Polsky Center, WGN Radio, and UChicago News.

Team Overview
Great news – we are hiring! We are looking for a Lead Developer to help us scale our business as our customer base is growing. My Art Cache is an artsy, inquisitive, and innovative team that is excited to grow. We are constantly learning and iterating ourselves and our product – and we are looking for the same from our Lead Developer. Like many roles at My Art Cache and in many other startups, the Lead Developer role is constantly evolving, and this individual will have the opportunity to shape the development team and potentially take on leadership roles more quickly as a result.

Job Overview

The Lead Developer will manage our platform by delegating responsibilities among the team of current and future developers, designers, database engineers, and interns. The Lead Developer will be migrating our current platform over to an AWS hosted web application (back and front end), hiring and managing a team of developers, and defining our product roadmap. The Lead Developer will have the opportunity to advance quickly in our growing organization.

Responsibilities and Duties:
Some responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Sample Metrics Include:

Location
My Art Cache is HQ in Chicago, IL; however, location is negotiable. This position may require relocation to New York City within 6-12 months.

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