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Job Posting:
Hark & Company Seeks Web Architect/Developer (London, UK)
Mar 09, 2009 @ 15:18:46

Company Hark & Company
Location London, UK
Title Web Architect/Developer (contract-to-hire)

Hark & Company is a software & consulting start up which will address a universal organisational need, i.e. aggregating the thinking of many people in real time. Starting from the current planned functionality, algorithms, and interface (captured in use-cases, an Excel VBA prototype, and a clickable wireframe mock up), you will architect and lead the development of the first version of this groundbreaking collective intelligence web app.

General Duties

  • Choose the language and tools (java, python, php, ruby, groovy or whatever language/stack will give us the most speed & quality)
  • Architect the application and adapt as project evolves
  • Select and manage the other members of the team as the need arises (developer(s), tester(s), designer(s)...)
  • Hands on development (more or less depending on how we assemble the team)
  • Start in april on a contract basis for 2-6 months then could convert into permanent position with agreement of both parties.


  • Strong knowledge of the selected technologies.
  • Proven experience of doing similar things successfully.
  • Ability to get things done well and fast.

Other details:

  • This start up has more than sufficient seed funding to get this product to market; both the contract rate and employment package including stock options will be competitive.
  • Own office with window. Aeron chair. 2 large flat screens. Unlimited snacks and technical books ...
  • London based.

To apply, please email ptaillefer@harkandcompany.com. Candidates only.

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