GitHub's Atom team is looking for engineers to help build the world's most hackable text editor. The ideal candidate will be passionate about developer tools, delivering a top-notch editing experience, and participating in Atom's passionate open source community. In the next year we're focused on improving Atom's performance, collaboration features, and language integration. We're also aiming to make improvements to the package ecosystem on atom.io. Come help us make Atom the world's best editor and open source project!
Develop core text editing features in the Atom editor
Develop new Atom packages that use core APIs
Help maintain and extend atom.io, a Rails site.
Collaborate with the Atom open source community on bug reports, fixes, and feature requests
Evangelize Atom at meetups, conferences, and hackathons
Awesome software developers have diverse backgrounds. Long qualification lists are a drag. We care most about developers with a track record of caring deeply about shipping great software and who want to be part of an amazing open source community. If that's you, and you have the experience below, we would love to hear from you:
3+ years experience in Software Development
1+ years experience working in a TDD environment
Demonstrable comfort and productivity working on a distributed team
Ruby/RoR, HTML & CSS
Experience working in a paired programming environment
Demonstrable experience building lightning-fast desktop applications
Cross-platform desktop application development experience