Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: LifeinAsia

Message Too Old, No Replies

Help Finding the FTE

Need Some Help



4:44 am on Feb 6, 2006 (gmt 0)

Inactive Member
Account Expired


Wondering if any of you gentlemen or ladies could help me with a good resource for finding exceptional development talent that would be interested in a full-time position with an extremely well funded startup with a pretty ambtious plan? I have been posting in various places, craigslist, guru.com, etc... But for the most part, everyone is looking for project type work, or they don't have the level of skill we are seeking. I have attached the job post below, in case any of you are interested, or know of someone who would be. I understand your interested is going to depend on what it is we are doing, and on that level, if you are qualified and available, then I would love to speak with you.

Thank you,


BTW: the position is based in the NYC area, but possible exceptions can be made for the right person.

Web Development Guru needed to join our dynamic team at an extremely well funded Internet Startup. We are looking for someone to join our team full-time. If you are a back-end genius and your coding skills are second to none, we want you. The most important thing we are looking for is coding skills. Function, function, function. We want your code and technical ability to WOW us, not your design skills. We are looking for a professional to become an integral part of our management team and help us build the next great internet company.
About this position:

Compensation: Full compensation package (cash/equity/options TBD) and a senior technology management position.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (from a reputable school), or equivalent combination of education and experience.? Excellent verbal and written skills, with proven ability to communicate complex ideas and to design and document projects in a clear, concise way? Ability to work under tight deadlines? Strong leadership abilities? Positive attitude is a must? Must be open to the occasional late night or weekend work? Small amount of travel will be required? PASSION for web development and strong technical abilities? INNOVATIVE

Minimum Skills required:

Expert at coding HTML, JSP, CSS, JavaScript, XML, XSL, image editing skills with Fireworks, Photoshop and other standard tools? Capable of Enterprise level, database driven, development? Knowledge of OOP and relational database development? Java skills including using APIs (familiarity with fundamental classes: util, date, string, etc.)? Knowledge and skills to code for cross-browser compatibility are essential? Familiarity with the following is must: AJAX, Open Source development, LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, Pearl, etc?), J2EE, .NET, ASP, Flash, Adobe, DRM (digital rights) software, Windows Server, etc? SQL Server knowledge concerning stored procedures, table structure, joins, queries, and data manipulation? Ability to write clean, coherent code and to follow established coding style guidelines

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and links to your portfolio to jobs@advncap.com.

If we are interested, we will contact you immediately to schedule an informal initial meeting.

Must be able to start ASAP.

Once in a LIFETIME opportunity!

NOT QUALIFIED FOR THIS POSITION? If you are not qualified for this position, but KNOW someone who is, send them to us, and if we hire them, we will give you $500 cash.

We are NOT looking for the following:

Someone who, "has a team in India"
A freelancer just looking for a short-term project
If you are "cheap" or "inexpensive," do not bother to apply

We want the best and we are willing to pay for it. Full-time salary and additional compensation will be more than competitive for the right person. We want to make sure that you work well with us and vice versa.

Principals only please. No recruiters. Must live in New York City area.