Fullstack Node.js (Meteor) Engineer (m/w) Front- and/or backend (full-time)

We are a Cologne-based Start-up (www.thehomelike.com) which is aiming to change the global market of renting furnished temporary apartments. We are looking for a Software Developer to join our team and develop a scalable product.:

What we offer:
•Dynamic start-up environment with an experienced and awesome founder-team
•Possibility to work on an exciting next-generation web product that will take the renting process of temporary housing to the digital age.
•An attractive Business Case, a sound product concept and first promising strategic partnerships
•Room to develop a new web platform to define a suitable tech-stack
•Optional stake of equity and/or fair compensation
•Flexibility considering working location OR a fixed working place in Cologne

Your responsibilities:

•Phase out important platform-details and develop a powerful user interface
•Set-up the ideal technology framework to build an effective and scalable web product
•Develop a complete booking engine backend integrating a complex communication process
•Coordinate and communicate effectively with the founders team
•Actively drive our ambitious development roadmap

What we are looking for:

•You have a lot of entrepreneurial spirit, a self-starter-mentality and a huge passion for software and product development
•Several years of experience in web programming, ideally being a full stack developer

Technical Requirements:
•5+ years of experience software development experience of web applications
•Expert in JavaScript development and also in Node.JS, REST and JSON
•Experience building Single Page Applications and the Meteor-Framework (not mandatory)
•Strong understanding of object oriented design and MVC patterns
•Experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores, preferably MongoDB
•Knowledge of CSS preprocessors like LESS
•You are able to code in Coffeescript, or learn how to quickly
•Experience building highly scalable websites, with thousands of users (not mandatory)

It’ll be great fun and a fantastic team is already waiting for you !!