Friday, June 16, 2006

We're Hiring! Position: Designer/Frontend (UI) Developer

We currently have openings for Designers/Frontend (UI) Developers and are looking to fill these positions immediately

Amie Street is a different approach to the usual online marketplace for digital music. Our company is entering a stage in its development where we are looking to hire new talented people to expand our team to keep up with demand. If you are interested in working in an exciting and innovative startup environment and maximizing your potential, you belong at Amie Street. We constantly have new positions opening up. If you are have experience as a designer, developer, project manager, business manager, or feel that your personal skills and experience could contribute to making Amie Street successful, please send us your resume.

General Requirements:

  • You MUST be in the Southern New England area. While the position is offsite, you must be able to spend some time onsite in our offices in Providence, RI.
  • It is absolutely essential that you have a keen eye for detail and the ability to work in a fast paced, highly collaborative and innovative environment.
  • It is very important that you are able to work collaboratively with other Amie Street Developers and employees.
  • To apply, you must send a cover letter and up to date resume to Lucas Hrabovsky, CTO, Amie Inc. by email at hrabovsky.lucas AT

Technical Requirements:

  • You absolutely must have an excellent eye for high quality, clean, and innovative design.
  • You must have an excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with management and technical teams.
  • Extensive HTML and CSS experience is required.
  • Knowledge of Javascript is preferred. Experience working with the Prototype Library is an added bonus.
  • You must have very good/expert experience with Photoshop/ImageReady/Illustrator AND/OR Macromedia Fireworks AND/OR Corel Draw.
  • Some knowledge of PHP and SMARTY templating engine preferred, but by no means required.

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter and resume (prefferably in MS Word) to hrabovsky.lucas AT with the subject line: "Amie Street Recruiting: YOUR FIRST AND LAST NAME".

Your cover letter MUST include the following:
1. The position you are applying for
2. Expected salary
3. A link to your portfolio or links to work representative of your portfolio (MAXIMUM 5!)
4. Whether you are interested in a short term or long term relationship with Amie Street
5. Your current mailing address, daytime phone number, and email address
6. If you are still a student, the name of your college or university

What is Amie Street?

Are you on Amie Street? Amie Street empowers musicians to release, and music fans to discover, new and independent music in an online marketplace where listeners decide the price. Music fans can search for new music according to price, genre, region, number of recommendations, as well as browsing the homepages of other Amie Street members. Musicians upload their music at no initial cost or risk (Amie Street does not take ownership of the music) and receive 70% of the revenue from each sale. Amie Street is building a community where artists and their audiences can directly interact with one another, leaving the music and the profits where they belong, in the hands of musicians and their fans.


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