Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Minimum Required Skills: HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, C#/ASP.NET or PHP

Nice to Have Skills: ASP.NET MVC, jQuery Theming, jqGrid, StructureMap, AJAX, LINQ, Web Services (WCF), OO Javascript

Do you want to build applications that run in the cloud?  Do you want to build something that has the potential to change the way business gets done?  If so, consider working with vConstruct.

We’re looking for a software engineer who can help us build, maintain and evolve our flagship product. It’s a web-based application using Amazon EC2 that helps companies move their data anywhere. Think what Dropbox has done for storage we’re doing for data management. Our goal is to make data portable so you can easily move it wherever, whenever.

What you need
  • BS in CS or similar field from a 4-year college or university
  • Strong object-oriented programming skills
  • 2+ years of experience building web applications, preferably with another startup or small company
  • A wicked desire to invent new stuff
What you’ll be doing
  • Writing cutting-edge code using the ASP.NET MVC framework, Javascript, and JQuery
  • Working with a small, fast-paced agile dev team
  • Developing and enhancing a web-based front end for a multi-tenant cloud application
  • Taking ownership of the code you write; this means testing and debugging issues as they arise
What will be expected
  • Passion and energy – you want to make a difference
  • Willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done in a lean startup environment
  • Interact, communicate, and work interdependently with your team members
  • Take ownership of the UI and be the driving force behind the UI architecture
  • Write clean, easy-to-understand, well-structured code that performs well in a high-traffic environment
  • Work with us to understand scope, requirements, and use-cases
  • Estimate development tasks accurately
  • Comment your code effectively
What’s in it for you
  • Work and live in one of the top US cities (Austin, TX)
  • Opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a company that’s going places
  • Help bring a new product to life
  • Work with other smart people
  • Casual work environment
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • 3 weeks PTO + additional company holidays
  • Free snacks, soda and coffee

Must be authorized to work in the United States full-time for any employer.
Candidate must live or self-relocate to the Austin area.

About vConstruct

vConstruct is seeking talented people to help us build something special.  If you’re smart, love technology and enjoy working in a collaborative environment, vConstruct may be right for you.

To be considered for this position, please contact Dean Dzurilla at