Help wanted:, AccuRadio

Friday, March 18, 2016
As I periodically do, I'm sharing job listings passed along by friends, with organizations they represent or recommend.

My friend Molly McDonough at the American Bar Association writes: "We’re in need of a Web producer at the ABA Journal for And we’re also on the hunt for a summer intern for editorial (paid position) and possibly one for the sales/marketing side." The Web producer job description is here. Intern candidates can reach Molly by email here.

And legendary radio programmer John Gehron, who hired me at WNUA-FM, is in the hunt for help at AccuRadio. Job description follows.

Tell 'em Charlie sent ya.

Chief Technology Officer / Full-Stack Developer at

AccuRadio, the nation's fastest-growing webcaster* and one of Chicago's fastest-growing tech firms — featuring over 975 personalizable channels of rock, pop, jazz, classical, and more — seeks a full-stack developer to take the helm its as Chief Technology Officer.

Candidates should have experience in managing the front-end and back-end of a popular online media service, maintaining both a website and API for various mobile apps, and managing a relatively large existing codebase.

The role involves HTML/JavaScript development, Python development, Linux server admin, and NoSQL database management. Candidates should be creative, adaptable, and ready to take on unexpected situations and new challenges and opportunities. An interest in music would be helpful as well.

This role requires experience in most of the following:

• Python
• NoSQL databases (MongoDB a plus)
• Linux server management (RedHat/CentOS a plus)
• Python web frameworks (Django a plus)
• CDN management (CloudFront a plus)
• Nginx/uwsgi or similar
• HTML5 (audio/media a plus)
• Git

Ideal candidates would also have some experience in the following areas:

• iOS development (Objective-C or Swift)
• Android development (Java)
• Google BigQuery
• Design skills (web graphics, sprites, etc.)
• Flash ActionScript
• GitHub
• Google Analytics
• General data analytics/analysis
• Managing a staff of developers

Learn more about AccuRadio by visiting, by downloading one of our highly-rated iOS and Android apps, or listening via your Roku or Sonos system.  

Cover letter and resume to  We look forward to hearing from you!

* Source: Triton Digital’s “Webcast Metrics Top 20,” Mon.-Sun. 6am-12m, Average Active Sessions, U.S., year-over-year percentage growth rate

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