Back End Developer

Posted on: Jul 7

Galleray
Location: New York, NY
www.galleray.com

New York, New York, United States

Do you have a passion for problem solving? Are you interested in developing new ways to connect people with art? Would you like to become an integral member of a high-growth art startup, both creating opportunities for artists and introducing art to the general public?

Galleray is an innovative and fresh-thinking art startup based in New York City, the fine art capital of the world. Our mission is to connect people with and through art by the continued and rapid improvement of an online social gallery designed for modern audiences to discover and directly connect with art and artists.

At Galleray, we invite select artists from around the world to join our community and to exhibit their work.  Our goal is to add high-level artists and their work to the site everyday in order to become the leading online destination for people to discover and experience contemporary art.  We are thus recruiting a highly talented Back End Developer to join our team.

Responsibilities and Opportunities:

As a Galleray Back End Developer, you will be working with Django/Postgresql on Softlayer architecture.

Your responsibilities will include building new features, working on creative algorithms and coming up with innovative ways for people to connect with art across a variety of platforms and browsers.

You will be part of a team at the forefront of the online art space, pioneering a new approach to how people discover and experience art. At Galleray, our goal is to connect the art industry and the general public to art, providing users with both an artist network and a comprehensive art experience.

Qualifications:

Galleray’s Back-End Developers must be reliable, attentive to detail and willing to learn and grow with the company. Extensive experience with Python, as well as familiarity working with and optimizing SQL-based databases on Linux OSes is required.

An interest in contemporary art and photography is essential. A degree in Computer Science is strongly preferred, but not required.  Relevant project experience, connections to the visual art industry and an eye for visual aesthetics are strongly preferred.
 
The position is full-time.

Compensation

Competitive salary and benefits package to be discussed.

Apply for this position.
If you are interested in becoming a Back End Developer for Galleray, please email your resume and detailed portfolio to jobs@galleray.com with subject line “Back End Developer.” THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN GALLERAY!