Virtual Chair

is a fully remote company, specializing in virtual event planning. To join our team, apply for one of the open positions 

Software Developer

The way members of society interact will never be the same.  Virtual Chair aims to hire software developers at junior and senior levels to form the team to build the infrastructure that will make virtual interactions as positive and stimulating as physical ones.  People interested in inventing the virtual future should apply!

 

Virtual Chair is a fast-paced startup in a fast-paced field.  The company builds product offering on spatial chat platforms such as Gather to enable interactive and engaging events.  Its main market is in organizing academic events of all types, from seminars to conferences to workshops. 

 

The main software development is in the backend infrastructure for the pipeline for creating customized events.  This infrastructure automates the processing of video and image media, event scheduling, communication with clients and event participants, and supports the designers creating virtual spaces.  

 

Core technologies in the early stage development are AWS, Google API, ffmpeg, imagemagick with a python codebase; a main initial tasks of  of the development team are building out an internal UI for event producers (in javascript) and redesigning this early stage system for scale and robustness.

 

Interested candidates can send a resume and cover letter to jobs+dev@virtualchair.net