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SAM Labs is hiring

Mid-level software developer

You will be working for SAM Labs as Mid-level software developer

About SAM:

  • Our aim is to open the Internet of Things to Everyone

  • We’re a Microsoft Ventures startup redefining hardware development. Our launch to market is imminent

  • SAM hardware modules connect to each other and to the Internet through the simple SAM app - everything is wireless and writing code is optional for the user

Role description:

  • Write high quality, maintainable and testable code

  • Maintain a node-webkit desktop TypeScript application. Our stack currently includes: Angular.js, node-webkit, Zurb Foundation 5, Jasmine/Grunt/Karma

  • Connect SAM with existing web applications (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, e-mail)

  • Set up SAM cloud to store and run user programmes

  • Work in close collaboration with our hardware layer developer and UX/UI designer to provide an outstanding user experience

  • This job is ideal for a hacker with a background in web development looking to change things up and re-use their existing skillset in a desktop app environment

Experience and Skills:

  • Expertise in JavaScript, both in the browser environment and Node.js

  • TypeScript knowledge a big plus

  • Good understanding of design patterns and best practices

  • Node-webkit experience a BIG plus

  • Comfortable using Github and Grunt based asset pipelines

  • Experience with MS Azure

  • Good to have: experience with social media APIs

  • Great team player and strong communication skills

More details

  • The role is full time and based in our London office

  • Competitive salary and options plan

To apply

  • Send a resume, cover letter and code samples to kevin@samlabs.me

  • You must have permission to work in the UK

The Job

Team/Dept: Software Team

Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required:

Salary/package: competitive salary and options plan


This job is located in London, United Kingdom

Sorry, no agencies please


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Exciting Microsoft Ventures start-up launching to market imminently