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Real estate mobile platform: high-yield cash account, property management, investing

WebDev + Web Design

$50k – $130k • 0.01% – 0.1%
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About Tellus
Tellus is a FinTech startup democratizing real estate with a mobile platform for savers, investors, and landlords. Based in Palo Alto, California within walking distance to Stanford and backed by renowned angel investors, we make the real estate ecosystem accessible to everyone by providing state of the art property management tools, lucrative real estate investment opportunities, and high yield cash accounts backed by real estate. As we tackle a market worth $2 trillion, we’re looking to expand our team with ambitious problem solvers ready to take their career to the next level and be an instrumental part of our story.

  • Ruby-on-Rails backend serving the mobile API and a customer support/operations line of business application
  • iOS (Obj-C and Swift) and Android (Kotlin) mobile applications
  • fully remote engineering team
  • colocated offshore QA and UI/graphical design teams

The Opportunity
Front End - Web - Rapid Message and Design Iteration

What we are looking for
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Integrity in action
Growth oriented. Able and willing to coach and teach to build a scalable team
Adaptability. Willing to assume roles to further our cause as a company
Makes an impact on the business and organization beyond his/her immediate team
Strives for continuous improvement and development. Never settles and looks for the next challenge or next step to grow and expand
Thrives under uncertainty and ambiguity. Persistent and motivated under pressure
Demonstrate expertise in writing semantic, well-formed, and standards-compliant HTML; works hand-in-hand with writing modular, cascading, and reusable CSS
Pays strict attention to detail; “meticulous”


  • Acts as the web development lead in web design and development
  • Successfully completes small and major projects by investigating, analyzing, and resolving complex application problems
  • designs, codes, compiles, and tests complex websites and applications; employs standards, security methods, and tools related to building web applications and sites
  • Maintains expertise optimizing websites for mobile devices
  • Leverages working knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery; experience with React and React Native a plus
  • Possesses familiarity with Git as a source code management tool
  • Maintains API experience with the following Facebook, Google Maps, AWS and similar platforms DIGITAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • Collaborates well with designers, marketers and other developers;
  • Designs documentation and validation reviews; applies process management techniques to improve standards, processes, and techniques.
  • Defines project specifications and accurately estimates effort for timelines and deliverables, completing them on time and within budget
  • Thrives in a fast-paced (constant blitzing and iterating) environment, managing multiple priorities
  • Collaborates with colleagues on project teams, and works independently with efficiency; can manage multi-time zones
  • Flexes with projects as they change, adapting work plans and schedules to complete work as needed

Autonomy to implement and execute your ideas
Unlimited growth with a forward-thinking company
Relaxed work environment without micromanagement
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
Competitive salary + equity

Other Qualifications
Experience building front end designs in highly regulated industries
Company is a startup - The ability to wear multiple hats is critical
Highly organized, ability to multitask
Passion for FinTech / WealthTech / PropTech

San Francisco Bay AreaRemote
Hires remotely
Job type
Visa sponsorship
3+ years
Hiring contact

Jeromee Johnson

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Tellus at a glance

Real estate mobile platform: high-yield cash account, property management, investing

Tellus focuses on Mobile, Real Estate, Financial Services, Finance Technology, and Real Estate Investors. Their company has offices in San Francisco Bay Area. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at http://tellusapp.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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