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PumpUp is Hiring!

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If you’re looking to join a red hot startup and make a serious impact, the full-time Software Developer position at PumpUp is perfect for you!

After launching on December 27th, PumpUp has already seen incredible traction with users across the globe! PumpUp was recently named one of the 30 best iPhone apps by The Guardian. We’ve also been featured on The Next WebFinancial PostVenture BeatBetaKit, and PC Magazine. Back in October 2012, we won the prestigious VeloCity Venture Fund competition.

The Scoop
PumpUp is the personalized workout app that adapts to each individual user. We’re taking on the fitness space by building the most personalized and adaptive technology on the market. Our company mission is to improve the health, fitness, and lives of people worldwide.

The Candidate
The chosen candidate will be PumpUp’s first full-time employee. You will have a significant impact on the success of our company and will craft the direction of our product as we scale. Your work will be instantly put in front of thousands (and soon-to-be millions) of people to enjoy!

The Position
We’re looking for someone who has experience building amazing mobile and/or web apps. If you’re into healthy living and fitness, that’s a big plus. Be sure to show us your past work, including your GitHub and StackOverflow accounts. Show us what you’re made of!

The Compensation
We will be compensating you both financially and with equity. We want you to own your work and take pride in your accomplishments!

The Skills

  • 1+ years experience developing web/mobile/mobile-web apps
  • 1+ years experience with MVC frameworks
  • Optional: B.CS. / M.CS. / PhD Computer Science degree or related field

The Technologies

  • JavaScript/CoffeeScript
  • jQuery
  • BackboneJS
  • ParseJS
  • Optional: PHP, Bash, iOS, Android

Our Office

Our office is located in one of the coolest workspaces in the world — the historic Tannery Building in Kitchener, Ontario. We are housed alongside a dazzling array of interesting technology companies, from Google upstairs to dozens of startups in the VeloCity Garage and Communitech space.


Email us your résumé if you’re interested. If you have a StackOverflow and/or GitHub account, please include a link in your email.