ABOUT THE VENTURE
Elenas is revolutionizing the direct sales market for 11 million women across Latin America. Our digital platform connects consumer brands with a community of social media savvy sellers who promote products to their networks. Recognized by TechCrunch as one of the top 15 tech companies in Latin America we are building the technology which will enable sellers to earn more for their families and give brands across the region access to an innovative digital sales channel. Our platform connects brands, sellers and end-clients via mobile applications which optimize the sales and distribution process for all parties. By combining the power of personal relationships with machine learning based recommendations we enable our sellers to earn more in less time.
For developers, Elenas presents an opportunity to build industry-first technology from scratch and design a product which will combine marketplace technology, an innovative mobile-app, and big-data based purchasing recommendations, consumer personalization algorithms, and dynamic content. You’ll have the freedom to own large parts of the technical product and will be involved in all key decisions on our technical strategy on a daily basis. Additionally, you will have an opportunity to develop your abilities in various technical areas as well as a chance to learn more about entrepreneurship, project management, and business strategy.
- Bachelor degree in related field
- 2+ years of relevant experience
- Proven experience with at least one of the following languages/technologies: Python, PHP, Java or Ruby. (React Native Experience is a bonus)
- Ability to write HTML and CSS
- Experience in design and management of relational databases (i.e.: PotsgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)
- Basic Spanish and English, fluency in one is required
What you bring
- Entrepreneurial drive: We are looking for someone who loves to build from scratch and wants to be involved in the business at every level: discussing long-term strategy one day and developing the product the next. You should be comfortable with the ambiguity and risk associated with this type of business, but excited about the potential for huge-growth in the near future.
- Love of learning: We want a developer who considers themself a hacker. Someone who loves to learn new languages, build their own projects, and solve problems no matter how difficult they are.
- Customer focus: At Elenas human-centered design and a customer-first perspective is at the core of who are. For you building a technical product shouldn’t just be about writing code, but instead should be about building a solution and product which our clients love.
What we offer
- The opportunity to work at a fast growing start-up which has doubled revenues every month since launch 6 months ago, has over 8,000 sellers across Colombia and has received over $250k USD in pre-seed funding from Polymath Ventures
- Salary at competitive local market rates, with options for equity compensation and significant growth based on performance.
- You’ll be working among a world-class team of developer, entrepreneurs, and business people who have collectively started 20+ companies in the US, Europe, and Latin America.
- Opportunity to live and work in an exciting and diverse location centrally located within Colombia and Latin America. Help with visa and relocation if needed.