Senior Programmer

Who We Are:
Longstreet Solutions, soon-to-be founder of Ahoy, is a fast-paced and continually evolving digital marketing startup in Inman Park. We specialize in email marketing, web and app development, and creative work. We are currently developing a proprietary email marketing product called Ahoy, and we serve select clients as a digital agency. We approach every project with a collaborative attitude, allowing team members the opportunity to contribute beyond the scope of their individual tasks or departments. Our small, tight-knit team is filled with imaginative, entrepreneurial people who constantly strive to improve their own work and better the company as a whole.We believe that every team member has value to add beyond just their job descriptions, and therefore, we strive to build a community where opinions are welcomed and employees are expected to work hard and get rewarded. Just a few of the benefits of working at Longstreet are unlimited vacation days, half-day Summer Fridays, monthly team outings, and awesome co-workers.

Who You Are:
Longstreet is seeking a detail-oriented and creative dev nerd with 5+ years of agency or other management experience in the development world to lead our development team. You will be responsible both for managing a development pipeline and executing on much of the programming, including creating and maintaining Longstreet’s web-based platforms. The Senior Programmer will be responsible for the architecture, timeline, implementation, deployment, QA, and support for Longstreet’s flagship product, Ahoy.For such a dynamic role, we’re seeking a candidate who is able to work effectively in a fast-paced, rapidly-evolving startup environment where executing on multiple projects simultaneously and autonomously is status quo. Managing direct reports and vendor relationships should be second nature to our Senior Programmer. The right candidate is a proven leader in programming who will drive operational improvements through automation and creative use of technology for overall improvement. Especially important is an eagerness to work across the organization and contribute to the company’s overall vision, culture, and growth.Strong experience in multiple Object Oriented programming languages, such as Java, Python, and Ruby, is a must.

Primary technologies we use: Python, Java, MySQL, Redshift, AWS Cloud Technologies

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and any additional materials to aid your application such as portfolio to Elyse: ealbert@longstreetsolutions.com.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of object oriented programming and design (C++, Java, Python, etc.)
  • 2+ years Python Experience
  • 2+ years of SQL experience
  • 1+ year experience with micro frameworks (ie Django or Flask)
  • Experience integrating APIs and cloud deployment
  • Strong knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Familiarity with ORM
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Creative, curious, and eager to join a small, “all hands on deck” team
  • Must love food, goofing off, and team outings
  • Please submit a cover letter along with your resume

Not required, but a strong plus:

  • Knowledge of user authentication and authorization techniques
  • Proficient in GIT or Mercurial
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Experience working on web, mobile and desktop clients
  • Experience working on multiple architectures and cloud systems
  • Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:
Atlanta, GA

Required education:
Bachelor’s

Required experience:
Development: 5 years