TechMeetups Weekly Newsletter

TechMeetups Weekly Newsletter

Issue 21 Feb 2014 

London Silicon Roundabout Weekly Updates

ojb2xAeD2tHi everybody,

Hope you all had a good busy week, and looking forward to enjoy your weekend.

We are proud to announce that we had successful TechStartupsJobs Fair in London yesterday, with 35 employers and 300+ attendees. If you attended, hope you had a good time, and found what you’ve been looking for! Feel free to share your ideas, comments, feedback, etc.

Because of technical issues, you couldn’t see presentations of Just-Eat and State’s video, so you’ll all receive them additionally.

Our next upcoming event  is on 27th March, called Fintech Startup Workshop.

Here is the event page: http://london-fintech-startups.eventbrite.co.uk/

If you are interested in presenting your cool Fintech company, please fill out this online presenter form.

If you are interesting in mentoring and want to help startups- please fill up our mentoring form:­ http://techmeetups.com/mentoring/

If interested in sponsoring, please contact me via silvia(at)techmeetups(dot)com or fill out this promote form.

If you haven’t yet, be sure to join us on facebook and twitter !

Until  next week 🙂

Thank you!

— Warm Rgds,

Silvi

 

New York Silicon Alley Weekly Updates

Francesca

Happy Friday!

It’s just over a week away! Our Startup Workshop is March 4th.

We have announced some great mentors and this week and by Wednesday cost of the workshop doubles, so grab your tickets now! Only a few tickets left!

What:

TechMeetups has designed the Startup Clinics to help Startups make the most of a single event: learn as much as they can, get valuable feedback and make those important connections. It brings in the best of mentoring, speed dating, wisdom of the crowd and networking all packed into one evening.

When:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)

Where:

Tinypass

13-17 Laight

Street #506

New York, NY 10013

If you are an attending startup interested in product or pitch feedback, the ‘100 minds’ portion of the evening is an open pitch-ortunity. Apply here.

If you haven’t yet, join us on facebook and twitter !

TTYL!

Francesca

 

TechMeetups Berlin Weekly Updates

ojb2xAeD2tHi everybody,

Hope you all had a good busy week, and looking forward to enjoy your weekend.

We are proud to announce that we had successful TechStartupsJobs Fair in London yesterday, with 35 employers and 300+ attendees.

Our next upcoming event in Berlin is on 20th March, called Gaming 2 Gamification.

Here is the event page: https://berlin-gaming-2-gamification.eventbrite.co.uk

If you are interested in presenting your cool Gaming company, please fill out this online presenter form.

If you are interesting in mentoring and want to help startups- please fill up our mentoring form:­ http://techmeetups.com/mentoring/

If interested in sponsoring, please contact me via silvia(at)techmeetups(dot)com or fill out this promote form.

Another event you might be interested in getting involved and book your tickets now is the TechStartupJobs Fair on 13th of May: http://techstartupjobs-fair-berlin-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/ ­

If you are job seeker- make sure you book your ticket on time, and if you are a startup/company- Make sure you check all Employer/Sponsor options and book your tickets & gain extra promotion!

If you haven’t yet, be sure to join us on facebook­ and twitter­ !

Until  next week 🙂

Thank you!

— Warm Rgds,

Silvi

 

Welcome To Our New Members

 


londonPatrizio Moratto: Business developer

Samuel Li: Startup entrepreneur

Monica Abdurehaman: UX design

Daniel: Freelance

Kate Tancred: MD of film tech start up The Smalls

Doug Thompson: Web developer and designer

Sara:Working at ITV

Emmet Cassidy: Developer

Alessandro: Marketer, Business development

Lyndon: An Alternative Assets manager

SeaFre: IT Generalist

Nicole Benson: Art/Design; Marketing

Olarinde: Developer

 

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Thomas Laughlin: Entrepreneur and consultant

Liam Walsh:

Ian Henderson:

Ralph N: Software engineer, improviser

Jeff: Startup advisors and co-founders

Kirsten: Creative strategist

Parinda Darden: Ruby/Rails developer

Daniel: Law student

 

 

berlin

 

 

 

Tobias Degele: Founder of Gambify

Andrea Puiatti: CMO at Skysense

Arminé Mosh Avagyan: Product management

Lefteris Karapetsas: Software engineer working

Jewgeni:

 

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Events

 

London

26 Mar: TechMeetups Partner & Mentor Meet

27 Mar: London Fintech Startups [RSVP HERE]

29 Apr: Guru Program London Spring 2014 #TMUguru [RSVP HERE]

Berlin

20 Mar : Berlin Gaming 2 Gamification #TmuG2G [ RSVP HERE ]

13 May: TechStartupJobs Fair Berlin 2014 [ RSVP HERE]

New York 

04 Mar 2014: New York Startup Workshop [ RSVP HERE ]

15 Apr 2014: TechMeetups presents #TechStartupJobs Fair New York 2014 [ RSVP HERE ]

 

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In The News 

 

Working From Home — Is It The Future? -> #tueinfographicThe

“Work from Home” approach in business is growing, despite opposition from prominent people.

 

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Jobs

 

iOS Developer @ Busuu

As a busuu Mobile Software Engineer, you will specialise in building elegant products on world-class technologies.

Android Developer @ Busuu

Professional Android development experience, with a proven history of shipping Android apps

QA Engineer @ Busuu

We are seeking a full-time QA Engineer to join our team, continue our success, and bring the busuu language learning experience to millions more people – anytime and anywhere.

Senior / Lead Designer @ Forward Partners

Forward Partners is a new type of investment firm.

Business Intelligence Analyst @ Busuu

We are looking for a Business Intelligence Analyst to work in a major growth area within the company:

RUBY ON RAILS ENGINEER @ Resource Guru

Resource Guru is the leading provider of cloud-based team scheduling software.

Ruby on Rails Developer @ Explovia

Explovia is a London start-up on an ambitious mission to make the world a little more friendly by building a word of mouth app to spark conversations about London’s events, with retail content soon to follow.

C# Developer @ MarketInvoice Limited

MarketInvoice is one of the hottest, most high-profile fin-tech startups to emerge in London over the last few years.

Sales, Marketing & CRM-PHP/LAMP Developer @ MarketInvoice Limited

The Company is Europe’s first online funding platform that allows SMEs to quickly and flexibly sell their invoices, releasing critical working capital in the process.

Senior iOS Developer @ State

In this role you’ll be working in our world-class mobile team and will take the lead on IOS development.

Lead DevOps Architect @ State

We’re looking for a very experienced systems architect, well versed in the world of DevOps (with some development experience as well as systems engineering and operations).

Mobile Product Manager @ CrowdScores

We’re looking for a product manager to lead all client side development across Android, iOS and our web app.

Android devs @ memrise

We’re seeking an Android dev for both Memrise and CatAcademy.

Lead / Senior Mobile Developer – IOS or Android @ Utelly

Proficient in iOS or Android development

UX/UI

Design guru @ CrowdScores

UX design experience: Experience with Omnigraffle, Sketch or Balsamiq is a plus.

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Developer (API) @ just-eat

As a Developer in an API team you and your team will own several new API’s that integrate with parts of the existing e-commerce platform and are consumed by external and internal applications.

Senior Software Engineer (Platform Services) @ just-eat

As a Senior Software Engineer in the Platform Services team you and your team will own services and components that underpin JUST EAT’s e-commerce platform.

Head of Consumer Apps @ just-eat

As the Head of Consumer Apps, reporting to the Director of Engineering, you and your teams will be responsible for planning the future technical direction of our consumer websites and native apps on iOS & Android, adding new features from our roadmap, and supporting those changes all the way through to operating successfully in production.

Senior Developer (Business Apps) @ just-eat

As a Senior Developer in the Business Apps team you and your team will own several components that integrate with parts of the existing e-commerce platform and are used by internal personnel to manage restaurants, orders and menus.

Senior Developer (Restaurant Apps) @ just-eat

As a Senior Developer in the Restaurant Apps team you and your team will own several components that integrate with the existing e-commerce platform and which are used by restaurants to receive online orders and manage invoices.

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Lead Developer / CTO for disruptive start up in travel sector @ vidafx

A full-stack developer with a learning outlook

Awesome PHP Developer @ Huddlebuy

With so many opportunities and great startups out there, here’s why you should consider Huddlebuy.

Java

Full stack (Django) web dev @ Memrise

We’re seeking a talented full-stack engineer

Senior JavaScript Engineer @ State

In this role you’ll be developing core web components and infrastructure at State.

Senior UI Developer (Consumer Web Apps) @ just-eat

As a Senior UI Developer in the Consumer Web Applications team you and your team will own the consumer web applications that are used to place millions of orders on our website each year. Javascript Engineer @ Busuu

We’re looking for Javascript Engineer to join our growing engineering team.

Full Stack Python Developer @ YPlan

The back-end team here at YPlan is responsible for the API that the apps talk to, the internal CMS, the various websites, the event partner site, and programming support for the data science team, so basically everything code that isn’t a smartphone app.

Front end developer (at engineering startup Lytbulb)

An opportunity for you to work with a global startup servicing the untapped “old world” engineering industries of oil & gas, infrastructure, mining and humanitarian assistance.

Front/Back-End Developers for Google Campus based Health Tech startup @ Liquid Healthcare

We’re looking for developers to work with us in TechHub at Google Campus in London.

CEO/CTO

CTO at EdTech Startup @ Google Campus @ NurseryBook

We are looking for our first Software Engineer / CTO / Technical Co-Founder (as a startup at the very start we have the luxury of being flexible!) to join us to help bring this vision to life.

Country Manager / Co-Founder / CEO @ EstateGuru @ EstateGuru

Do you see yourself as entrepreneur and want to get first hand experience what it means to found your own company?

Country Manager / Co-Founder / CEO @ Investly @ Investly

Do you want to work in an international and venture-backed startup?

Graduate / Intern

Information Security intern/graduate required for Digital Shadows @ Digital Shadows

To have or be expecting a 2.1 undergraduate degree or above (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Security, Computer Forensics or a related degree.

Product Manager-Revenue @ Busuu

You will be passionate about online commerce, and the customer is at the centre of everything you do.

Super Star Product Manager @ Checkout.com

Developing exciting and competing platform capabilities that will deliver value to target segments and drive consumer engagement for Checkout

Product Executive @ Lokku

Lokku is seeking a technically minded, highly analytical rising star to join our Products team in the role of Product Executive.

Intern/graduate required for Digital Shadows® @ Digital Shadows

Digital Shadows® runs a cyber-monitoring managed service that protects its clients’ digital footprints.

Opportunity to work as an analyst for Digital Shadows® @  Digital Shadows

This varied opportunity will provide great experience working in a small team with interesting technology as part of the start-up journey. This role is suitable for a final year student or recent graduate.

Sales/Business Development

Sales Development Executive for Ometria (B2B Tech Company in Mayfair, London) @ Ometria

A driven, competitive and ambitious individual who is looking to build a successful career in sales. You should be full of business and entrepreneurial spirit.

Business Development @ Big Deals Local

An innovative and cost effective solution to accelerate footfall, sales and loyalty for the high street retailer.

Business Development @ Ratings Plus

As a disruptive new entrant to customer and employee satisfaction measurement market, RatingsPlus is looking to recruit its first business development team member.

If you have a job you would like to promote post it at TechStartupJobs

 

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Reading & Viewing 

 

6 Ways You’re Scaring Off the Very Best Tech Talent

 

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Ideas To Be Brought To Life 

 

What is Horizon 2020?

If you have an idea please submit at TechIdeaHub

 

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Our Partners

 

London 

Barclaycard

Barclaycard has always developed close relationships with entrepreneurs and start-ups, partnering with people having fresh ideas that will lead to tomorrow’s innovations. We are happy to sponsor and support TechMeetups.

Rackspace

Rackspace provides Hybrid Cloud infrastructures powered by OpenStack®

Rightmove

Rightmove is the great British web success story. We launched in 2000 and rapidly became the number one destination for UK property search. The company floated in 2006 and is a firmly established member of the FTSE 250. Rightmove is now the biggest home-grown web brand in the UK – in January 2013 our traffic levels were only surpassed by the global brands Facebook, Google, YouTube, eBay and Amazon.

Judo Payments

Card payments for mobile apps.  We make it easy to add the building block of payments to your iOS and Android apps.  Our RESTful APIs and SDKs let you quickly and easily integrate card payments, sign up third parties to accept cards directly and control funds flow (beta) all from one simple API.  Whether you’re looking to increase m-commerce conversion or build your own mobile payments business, judo is your one stop solution.

Elance

Instant access to online talent

Special deal for TechMeetups members: Register today on Elance and receive $50 towards your first online hire to help you launch your business. Click here

Constant Contact

We’ll Help Your Small Businesses Succeed. Try Email Marketing Free. Create and grow customer relationships in this socially connected world

Paymill

Paymill offers an innovative payment solution which enables online businesses and services to accept payments on their websites. The company is currently active in 34 countries across Europe and other regions. The developer-friendly API, the fast onboarding process (within 48 hours), its transparent pricing as well as the top-notch customer support make all the difference! Check it out

Kingsley Napley LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP is a London based and internationally recognised law firm with a specialist team advising technology companies on a range of legal issues

Radford

Radford has provided compensation market intelligence to the technology and life sciences industries.

Broadgate Consultants

Founded in 2008 to assist Financial Services organisations plan, manage and execute change; Broadgate Consultant’s reputation for pragmatic, experience led quality has helped us grow dramatically in a volatile economic environment.

Broadgate’s aim is to develop long-term, mutually rewarding relationships with our clients. We have consistently delivered for our existing clients and are looking to broaden this solid foundation.

Venner Shipley LLP

Venner Shipley – European Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys Lawyer

 

Berlin

Raue LLP

Raue LLP advises domestic and international companies and governments on investment activities, transactions, regulatory issues, and in legal disputes.

Elance

Instant access to online talent

Special deal for TechMeetups members: Register today on Elance and receive $50 towards your first online hire to help you launch your business. Click here

Paymill

Paymill offers an innovative payment solution which enables online businesses and services to accept payments on their websites. The company is currently active in 34 countries across Europe and other regions. The developer-friendly API, the fast onboarding process (within 48 hours), its transparent pricing as well as the top-notch customer support make all the difference! Check it ou

 

 

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