people.io is giving people ownership of their data by creating a 'firewall for people'. Watch a short presentation by our founder to learn more about our product and vision.
We're looking for a product focussed entry to mid Full Stack
Developer who might be looking for their first permanent role, or
looking to take on a challenging move in their career, experience
working in Node.js and its associated frameworks would be desirable but
not essential, to work alongside our engineering and data science team
in the creation of our highly-publicised personal data economy;
rewriting the rules of connectivity vs. privacy.
Having released our UK consumer app from beta in February, we've already hit 100,000 users and have recently announced our first official telecom partnership with Telefónica Deutschland in the form of an official co-branded app called "o2 Get" which is now available to their 44m customers in Germany, read some of the coverage on Techcrunch.
- #1 iTunes UK trending app (July ‘17)
- #4 iTunes UK Lifestyle app (July ‘17)
- Launched “o2 Get, powered by people.io” with Telefónica Deutschland
- Recognised as NASDAQ’s Rising Star of 2016
- Marketing Week, Top 100 Disruptive brand
This is an exciting opportunity to be at the centre of a world changing startup as we scale from a successful UK and German launch, to multiple international markets alongside some of the most recognised brands in the world. With such a big vision on the table, candidates will need to demonstrate their passion and commitment to developing a clear and well considered technical strategy, whilst also working with the team to build a development culture that focusses in meticulous detail on the day-to-day operation and delivery of a rapidly evolving product.
We're based in Clerkenwell with a diverse team of 15 fantastically passionate engineers, neuropsychologists, community managers, marketers and business leads. Watch a short presentation by our founder to learn more about our product and vision.
Founded by Nicholas Oliver in 2015, people.io is European start-up who are giving people ownership of their data, by facilitating the transition of data from companies to individuals, in order to create a ‘firewall for people’. Once realised, their vision is to give a person absolute control the access, use and value of their decentralised personal data.
Recognised as the 2016 NASDAQ Rising Star and Marketing Week 100 Disruptive Brands, they are backed by some of Europe’s most successful entrepreneurs, including Thomas Höegh (Arts Alliance) and Nick Robertson (ASOS) in addition to corporate backing from Founders Factory (Brent Hoberman & Henry Lane-Fox) and Wayra Deutschland (Telefónica Open Future). Read more on Techcrunch | AdAge | Die Welt | WARC | Financial Times | LS:N | Startup Valley | Les Echos.
Here's a quick look at our primary stack:
Ops stack - AWS, Docker, Beanstalk for running containers, S3 with CloudFront to serve react.js web apps, SQS for messaging, CloudWatch and New Relic for monitoring, CircleCI for CI / CD, Fastlane to deploy mobile app, Testflight to test iOS app, Test fairy for general mobile testing.
Front-end stack - React.js (web apps), React Native (mobile apps - iOS, Android)
Back-end stack - Node.js, PostgreSQL, Golang