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The position: BlackBerry developer for Foursquare
Location: New York City
Job duties: Will help build and manage Foursquare's mobile application and online products by using programming skills to develop highly innovative, consumer-facing mobile products. Will play a key role in product development and help shape the direction of Foursquare's feature set.
The company: Foursquare is a location-based social networking website that lets users "check in" to local businesses and points of interest online.
Requirements: Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, with a master's degree preferred. Must have at least three years of professional software development experience, and at least one year of experience involving mobile software development. Should have a solid understanding of the intricacies of the BlackBerry platform. Must be proficient in Java language and related frameworks and have an understanding of caching mechanisms.
Extra perks: Foursquare offers equity options to all employees.
Interesting info: Foursquare has more than 5 million users worldwide.
Other opportunities: Foursquare is also looking for an Android developer, an iPhone developer and a front end engineer.
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