Jobs - Senior Web Applications Engineer - FanMinder

Join the start-up that’s revolutionizing customer marketing for the nation’s twenty six million local, small businesses.

Fanminder is the leader in the category with a dead-simple online application that helps small businesses send promotions that reach their fans on social networks, mobile phones, and online.

We have thousands of delighted, small business customers and are growing by thousands more each month through partnerships with Intuit and others. Based in San Francisco next to the ballpark, the company is privately funded by six members of the Intuit Mafia and a total of 19 prominent angel investors. The team is founded by small business veterans from Intuit, American Express, NextCard and LoopNet.

Senior Engineer - Web Application

Job Description

We are hiring a senior engineer for this role of a lifetime. The right candidate must have the passion for great user experiences on the social and mobile web. Pixel perfection is your motto. As a hands-on application engineer, you will work very closely with product management and UX to understand customers’ needs, design new features and capabilities, code, unit test and deploy. Specifically, you’ll be developing the core merchant promotions design interface to be the simplest experience on the web. On the back-end you’ll build out our multi-channel publishing engine on social media, the mobile web, and email to offer push-button publishing for businesses. You must have start-up experience or new product development experience inside a corporation.

If you are a great engineer who wants to make a big impact early on with a ground-breaking product, let’s talk. Your timing is impeccable, since we have achieved many critical milestones. Yet you are early enough to own a large equity upside and ultimately imprint your indelible stamp for generations of small business owners.

Job Requirements

  • At least 4 years of hands-on web application development experience at consumer or small business focused companies.
  • Outstanding programming experience in Java, HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, Ajax.
  • Proficiency in object-oriented design and patterns.
  • Working knowledge of MySQL, Hibernate, Tomcat and web services.
  • A big plus: experience with Wicket
  • You’ll need to thrive on the energy of a start-up and have a strong work ethic.
  • Very strong problem solving and communication skills.
  • U.S. citizens only.


B.A./B.S in Computer Science

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